Striker with defibrillator makes German history
Striker with defibrillator makes German history

Striker Daniel Engelbrecht has made history by becoming the first player in German professional football to play with a defibrillator after he nearly died from an inflammation of the heart.

Two new compounds that can help decrease inflammation discovered

A new study has discovered two compounds that could help in reducing inflammation associated with diseases such as ulcerative colitis, arthritis and multiple sclerosis.

Scientists find missing link between Vitamin D, prostate cancer

A new research has revealed about the missing link between Vitamin D and prostate cancer, suggesting that Vitamin D suppresses inflammation, which is a bad actor potentially driving prostate cancer.

People with stress-related inflammation likelier to suffer from depression

A new study has indicated that stress- related inflammation might lead to an increase in the risk of depression.

Jeremy Menez doubt for AC Milan
Jeremy Menez doubt for AC Milan

French forward Jeremy Menez remains a doubt for AC Milan against Chievo on Saturday after being diagnosed with knee tendon inflammation, said the club.

Drug shows first potential treatment for common anaemia

An experimental drug designed to help regulate the blood's iron supply shows promise as a viable first treatment for anaemia of inflammation.

Scientists explain how fever originated

Scientists have discovered the reason behind one of the most common medical signs characterized by rise in body temperature, fever.

New study discovers aspirin`s double effect

A new study has revealed that aspirin has a second effect, as it not only prevents inflammation and pain, but also hastens the end of inflammation.

How immune system triggers psychological disorders

People with high levels of "inflammatory marker" proteins released into the blood in response to infection are at greater risk of developing depression and psychosis, says a study.

Potential asthma treatment discovered

Researchers at St. Joseph`s Healthcare Hamilton and McMaster University have successfully tested an antibody to improve the quality of life for individuals with asthma.

Low-carb diet reduces inflammation in diabetics

A new study has revealed that a low-carbohydrate diet reduces inflammation in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Vitamin D deficiency linked to heart disease, inflammation risk in elderly

A new study has found that older individuals who are vitamin D deficient also tend to have compromised immune function.

Acupuncture holds promise for treating sepsis

New research has shown relation between acupuncture use and physical processes that could alleviate sepsis - a condition that often develops in hospital ICU`s, springs from infection and inflammation.

Yoga reduces fatigue and inflammation in breast cancer survivors

A new study has revealed that practicing yoga for as little as three months can reduce fatigue and lower inflammation in breast cancer patients.

Top 5 health benefits of fish oil (Omega-3 fatty acids)

Omega-3 fatty acids are a vital nutrient important for our body. Intake of omega-3 fatty acids is essential as the human body cannot produce them and so one needs to get it from outside food that we consume.

Immune cells could mend broken hearts

A new research has revealed that immune system plays an important role in the heart`s response to injury, suggesting that embryonic macrophages in the heart promote healing after injury.

Fibre rich diet may ward off asthma

A new study has revealed that eating a diet rich in fibre can protect against allergic asthma by triggering changes in the immune system.

Five foods arthritis sufferers should eat!

There is no special diet or food that can cure arthritis, but studies suggest adding or avoiding certain foods and supplements may help to lessen pain and inflammation.

How `good cholesterol` can help stop inflammation

A team of researchers has identified a central switch by which High-density lipoprotein (HDL), known colloquially as "good cholesterol", controls the inflammatory response.

Polymer foam could help cure aneurysms

Researchers have developed foam shape memory polymers that could cure Aneurysms.