New Use for Ultrasound Treatments: Alzheimer’s.

New Use for Ultrasound Treatments: Alzheimer’s.

The first ultrasound treatment was used to treat Alzheimer’s by a team at the  WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute. “For Alzheimer’s, there’s not that many treatments available despite hundreds of clinical trials over the past two decades and billions of dollars...
Mild Current of Electricity May Treat Chronic Pain!

Mild Current of Electricity May Treat Chronic Pain!

Can stimulating the brain treat chronic pain? The answer is, miraculously . . .  yes. For the first time, researchers at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine showed they could target one brain region with a weak alternating current of electricity,...
Bio-fortified with Vitamin A Bananas Save Children from Blindness.

Bio-fortified with Vitamin A Bananas Save Children from Blindness.

The consequences of vitamin A deficiency are severe.  It’s the leading cause of preventable blindness in children and increases the risk of disease and death from severe infections. In pregnant women VAD causes night blindness and may increase the risk of maternal...
One Step Closer to Dissolving Cataracts with Eye Drops

One Step Closer to Dissolving Cataracts with Eye Drops

A natural chemical, called Lanosterol, has been identified that holds promise that one day cataracts could be dissolved with eye drops instead of surgery. It’s been tested on dogs but still has to pass the test of being successful in humans. But it’s promising.tens of...
Precision Farming Makes the Netherlands #2 Food Exporter

Precision Farming Makes the Netherlands #2 Food Exporter

The United States is the number one exporter of food, measured by value. It was a shock to learn the number two exporter is a tiny European country that has 270 times less landmass . . . the Netherlands. In the agricultural sphere known as “Precision Farming”, Dutch...