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  • Study finds possible link between long COVID and peripheral neuropathy
    by Bryn Evans on July 12, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place Currently, a topic of intense research is long COVID. One recurring symptom that has been identified in some long COVID patients is peripheral neuropathy – damage to nerves that causes numbness and weakness in affected areas of the body (not including the brain or spinal cord).1  A study from researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital and The post Study finds possible link between long COVID and peripheral neuropathy appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

  • Visual brain development implicated in autism
    by Albina Babu on June 29, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place Research conducted as part of the NIH-funded Infant Brain Imaging Study Network used magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to document crucial differences in the visual processing system in the brains of infants who went on to be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Autism spectrum disorder is a highly heritable neurodevelopmental disorder that is diagnosed in The post Visual brain development implicated in autism appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

  • Probiotics may help relieve symptoms of major depressive disorder
    by Bryn Evans on June 22, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place Probiotics may be a useful tool to help with symptoms of depression, according to a new study.1 A research group from the University of Basel, Switzerland presented an association between certain gut bacteria and decreased depressive symptoms. The article can be found in Nature Translational Psychiatry.   Major depressive disorder treatments need improvement Depression can be The post Probiotics may help relieve symptoms of major depressive disorder appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

  • Multisystem inflammatory syndrome causes the same immune response as Kawaksaki Disease, study suggests
    by Bryn Evans on June 10, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place Scientists are continuing to work towards understanding the long-lasting consequences of SARS-CoV-2 infection. Using artificial intelligence, a team of researchers found that multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C), a post-COVID condition, induces the same immune response as Kawasaki Disease (KD) and SARS-CoV-2 infection.1  However, MIS-C is characterized by a more severe immune response than KD. Researchers hope The post Multisystem inflammatory syndrome causes the same immune response as Kawaksaki Disease, study suggests appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

  • Is there a link between air pollution and COVID-19 severity?
    by Avery Bisbee on June 8, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place A new study investigates whether long-term air pollution exposure is associated with increased COVID-19 severity. It’s no secret that air pollution is an issue.  Although rates of greenhouse gas emissions are declining with the implementation of new technologies and environmental regulations, air pollution levels are still significant, particularly in urban cities.1  Notably, a growing body The post Is there a link between air pollution and COVID-19 severity? appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

  • Zinc and biochemicals from vegetables could be a natural way to prevent spread of respiratory viruses
    by Bryn Evans on May 16, 2022

    Medical News Bulletin - Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place Since COVID-19 took the world by storm, healthcare professionals have been tasked with finding ways to manage it. Along with vaccines against the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the virus that causes COVID-19, researchers are working towards alternate prevention methods. A recent study shows that naturally sourced ionophoric polyphenols with metal ions have the potential to significantly reduce The post Zinc and biochemicals from vegetables could be a natural way to prevent spread of respiratory viruses appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.