Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 13:17
A new study has suggested that when it comes to fighting off pathogens like Listeria, your best allies may be the billions of microorganisms that line your gut.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 13:03
Researches have successfully grown extensive numbers of intestinal stem cells and then coax them to develop into different types of mature intestinal cells.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 14:24
Aspirin is generally known to be useful in preventing heart attacks and strokes, but now researchers believe the humble aspirin could also hold the key to warding off dementia and cancer.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 15:00
In a new research, scientists cured lab animals of intestinal worms that belong to a family of parasites, which currently infect 1.5 billion people, by feeding them a modified version of a common human dietary supplement.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 17:09
Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have identified a molecule that plays a significant role in the changes in the composition or diversity of bacterial populations in the gut.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 18:56
VIP treatment! Boosting a brain chemical may lead to new treatments for jet lag, scientists say.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 10:34
Cholera has killed nine people and infected 100 others this month in Namu village in Nigeria`s central Plateau state, a senior health official said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 23:37
Many people do not know that an average person passes gas at least 20 times a day through belching and farting, but anything beyond this does need attention.