Even ‘dead,’ this probiotic may be effective against inflammation

New research using roundworms and mice has shown that one probiotic of human origin does not have to be alive to reduce markers of inflammation and promote health. Share... Read more »

How dormant herpes springs back to life

Researchers may have finally revealed the way that herpes is able to go into and come out of hiding. Share on PinterestNew research helps explain how the herpes virus,... Read more »

What is the state of the antibiotic resistance crisis?

While medical research has helped us overcome many health threats, we now face a new type of crisis: Many dangerous bacteria are becoming resistant to the drugs meant to... Read more »

Can one protein open the door to West Nile and Zika treatments?

The West Nile and Zika viruses are responsible for healthcare emergencies around the world, affecting hundreds of people. Currently, however, there are no antiviral treatments that specifically target these... Read more »

Medical News Today: What to know about a foot infection

Foot infections can be painful and may develop for several different reasons. We discuss what symptoms to expect and how to treat them. Read more »

Medical News Today: Bison burgers linked to E. coli outbreak

The CDC have linked a recent E. coli outbreak to infected bison meat that has affected 21 people. The manufacturers have recalled the offending products. Read more »

Medical News Today: Virus 'identity change' may play a role in Alzheimer's

A study using human biological samples and mouse models has found what can make viruses more dangerous and how some could facilitate Alzheimer’s. Read more »