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Women with migraines may face higher threat of heart disease, stroke

Women with migraines may face higher threat of heart disease, stroke

Women who suffer from migraine headaches may have a slightly increased risk of heart disease or stroke, a new study suggests. “Migraine should be considered a marker for increased risk of cardiovascular disease, at least in women,” said lead researcher Dr. Tobias Kurth, director of the Institute of Public Health at Charite-Universitatsmedizin in Berlin, Germany. [...]

June 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Women with migraines may face higher threat of heart disease, stroke

Study: Worm infection counters inflammatory bowel disease

Study: Worm infection counters inflammatory bowel disease

NEW YORK, April 15  — Worm infection may protect against inflammatory bowel diseases, according to a recent study, leading researchers to suggest a lack of exposure to worms in the overly-sanitized modern world is increasing cases of the conditions. Researchers at New York University suggest exposure to worms, or at least to immune chemicals produced [...]

April 17, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Study: Worm infection counters inflammatory bowel disease

What causes coronary heart disease?

What causes coronary heart disease?

Your heart is a pump the size of a fist that sends oxygen-rich blood around your body. The blood travels to the organs of your body through blood vessels known as arteries, and returns to the heart through veins. Your heart needs its own blood supply to keep working. Heart disease occurs when the arteries [...]

April 4, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on What causes coronary heart disease?

Software aids in thyroid disease diagnosis, treatment

Software aids in thyroid disease diagnosis, treatment

LOS ANGELES, March 29  — Scientists created a web application that mimics the thyroid’s function of controlling the hormone system, which they say allows them to analyze the effects of treatment on the organ and better treat patients. Thyrosim, is a browser-based app that analyzes multiple sets of patient data offering simulated responses to treatment [...]

March 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Software aids in thyroid disease diagnosis, treatment