Women More Likely Than Men to Donate Organs

Women More Likely Than Men to Donate Organs

Men and women have similar reasons for becoming – or not becoming – an organ donor, according to a new study. Yet women appear more willing to donate their organs to family members or strangers. The results, published Sept. 24 in the Journal of the...
Could Nose Cartilage Help Repair Worn-Out Knees?

Could Nose Cartilage Help Repair Worn-Out Knees?

When people have knee arthritis, cartilage cushioning the joint progressively breaks down. Now an early study hints at a possible solution: replacing it with cartilage from the nose. Researchers tested the approach in just two patients with knee arthritis, and said...
8 Delicious Ways to Boost Your Immune System

8 Delicious Ways to Boost Your Immune System

Now is the time to boost your immune system. As the Delta variant spreads and experts say there is an uptick of colds and other viruses, building a strong defense against invading pathogens has never been more important. By giving your body the right nutrients to keep...
Arthritis Drug Cuts Risk of Dying by Half

Arthritis Drug Cuts Risk of Dying by Half

A new study reveals coronavirus patients who were severely ill with COVID-19 were 45% less likely to die after being given the drug tocilizumab, an interleukin-6 receptor inhibitor, that has used to treat arthritis.Original source:...