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Medical News Today: Autoimmunity may have role in Parkinson's disease

Scientists discover that fragments of the alpha-synuclein protein that clogs up dopamine cells in Parkinson's disease trigger an autoimmune response.

Medical News Today: Seven effective steps to get rid of lice

In this article, we look at how to get rid of lice, including the most common treatments, how to use them, and how to prevent further infestations.

Medical News Today: Rheumatoid arthritis: Regular fish intake may ease symptoms

Eating more than two portions of fish every week was found to reduce disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, a new study reveals.

Medical News Today: Extra-virgin olive oil may prevent Alzheimer's

A new study investigates the effect of extra-virgin olive oil on cognitive decline and brain inflammation in people with Alzheimer's disease.

Medical News Today: Pleural effusion: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Pleural effusion may be caused by many disorders, but what is it? Learn about the symptoms of pleural effusion, the diagnosis, and the outlook.

Medical News Today: Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: What you need to know

Immunotherapy is an emerging treatment for cancer that aims to boost the immune system cells' ability to fight off cancer. Learn more in this article.

Medical News Today: Six mindfulness techniques for physicians

Can mindfulness help doctors to cope with the unprecedented pressures they face? We explain how to incorporate mindfulness into your daily routine.

Medical News Today: Pemphigoid: Symptoms, types, and treatment

Pemphigoid is rare autoimmune condition that can affect people of any age. What are the symptoms and what are the different types of pemphigoid?

Medical News Today: Scientists find genetic underpinnings for eczema

A new study examines people with severe eczema and finds that a genetic mutation may cause the condition. The study also paves the way for a new treatment.

Medical News Today: Sun poisoning: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention

Sun poisoning is a relatively uncommon condition similar to a sunburn. In addition to pain, swelling, and itchy skin, it can cause long-term complications.

Medical News Today: Grape extracts may protect against colon cancer

A new study examines the effect of grape compounds in mice and human cells. The compounds suppress cancer stem cells, which may drive cancerous tumors.

Medical News Today: Breast and ovarian cancers: Large study improves estimates of genetic risk

Carriers of faulty BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes have higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer. Now, a large prospective study improves estimates of those risks.

Medical News Today: Is it lice? Know the symptoms

Lice are small parasites that live on the scalp and feed on human blood. In this article, learn how to check for lice and what to do if you find them.

Medical News Today: Could a cholesterol-lowering vaccine replace statins?

Researchers reveal the development of a vaccine that successfully reduced 'bad' cholesterol and atherosclerosis in mice. It is now being tested in humans.

Medical News Today: Pilonidal cyst: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

In this article, we take a closer look at pilonidal cysts, including the risk factors, the recovery process, and if they can be prevented.

Medical News Today: Yoga just as good as physical therapy for low back pain

A new trial establishes that yoga is "statistically as effective" as physical therapy for treating chronic low back pain.

Medical News Today: Preeclampsia: Genetic study finds links to babies' DNA

A genetic study that focuses on children born to women who had preeclampsia in pregnancy finds two variants that are tied to raised risk of the condition.

Medical News Today: Somogyi effect: Causes and prevention

What is the Somogyi effect, who does it affect, and what are the symptoms? What causes the Somogyi effect, how is it diagnosed, and how is it treated?

Medical News Today: Gene editing technique reverses Huntington's in mouse model

Huntington's is a progressive neurological condition; there is no cure. Recent advances in gene editing techniques offer new hope.

Medical News Today: Kidney cancer prognosis: What you need to know

In this article, learn about kidney cancer, how it is diagnosed, and the different tests that may be undertaken. What is cancer staging?

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