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More than 32 million people in the United States have autoantibodies, which are proteins made by the immune system that target the body’s tissues and define a condition known as autoimmunity, a study shows. The first nationally representative sample looking at the prevalence of the most common type of autoantibody, known as antinuclear antibodies (ANA), found that the frequency of ANA is highest among women, older individuals, and African-Americans. The study was conducted by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health. Researchers in Gainesville at the University of Florida also participated.

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 11:36
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Cancer cells have been long known to have a “sweet tooth,” using vast amounts of glucose for energy and for building blocks for cell replication. As a result people have associated cancer with carbohydrate rich diets and have assumed that sugar-free diets may reduce the risk for cancer.

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 11:30
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With heart disease maintaining top billing as the leading cause of death in the United States, a team of University of California, San Diego School of Medicine physician-researchers is proposing that aggressive intervention to lower cholesterol levels as early as childhood is the best approach available today to reducing the incidence of coronary heart disease.

Seasonal_Anxiety_DisorderIf you notice periods of depression that seem to accompany seasonal changes during the year, you may suffer from seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Also known as winter depression, SAD is a mood disorder that effects millions of people worldwide. It has been estimated that 1.5-9% of adults in the US experience SAD 

Most SAD sufferers experience normal mental health throughout most of the year, but experience depressive symptoms in the winter, hence the name winter depression.

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Vitamin D, the principal regulator of calcium in the body, may prevent the production of malignant cells such as breast and prostate cancer cells and vitamindprotect against specific autoimmune disorders including multiple sclerosis (MS) according to an article by Sylvia Christakos, PhD, of the UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School.

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