Tag Archives: Treatments

Could pomegranates offer the key to new IBD treatments?

Studies of pomegranates, “the fruit of the gods,” are increasingly revealing why they are so beneficial. Urolithin A, derived from pomegranates, and its synthetic equivalent could help treat inflammatory bowel disease, according to a new study. Pomegranates may contain the secret to better gut health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggest that… Read More »

Tendonitis: Learn More About Its Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Tendons, which are flexible, tough and fibrous, connect your muscles to your bones. Muscles and tendons work together to exert a pulling force that helps you move properly.1 However, injuries can hinder tendon function and cause immense pain, which can trigger tendonitis. Learn how this disease manifests, the different types of tendonitis and how you… Read More »

A $200M pledge to Harvard to turn medical discoveries into treatments

A foundation headed by philanthropist and businessman Len Blavatnik has pledged $ 200 million to Harvard Medical School (HMS), its largest gift ever, with the overarching aim of transforming new medical discoveries into patient treatments. The gift, from the Blavatnik Family Foundation, was announced at a scientific symposium at the School on Thursday and was… Read More »