Tag Archives: Severity

Increase of Certain Fatty Acids Can Help Reduce Migraine Severity

Migraine is among the biggest reasons for disability worldwide. Current treatment options are sometimes inadequate for providing complete relief for sufferers. Research has found that a change in diet provides one more option sufferers are able to use in their attempt to have less headaches and migraines.1✅ JOURNAL REFERENCEDOI: 10.1136/bmj.n1448 Polyunsaturated fatty acids, which the… Read More »

Innovative Imaging Technology Effectively Measures Disease Severity in Rare Neurodegenerative Disorder

A rapid, non-invasive eye exam that uses innovative imaging technology effectively measures the severity of disease in patients with a rare neurodegenerative disease called Friedrich ataxia, according to a study by Weill Cornell Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar and NewYork-Presbyterian researchers. The results suggest that the exam, known as corneal confocal microscopy (CCM), could be a… Read More »

Asthma-COPD Overlap Prevalence, Severity in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

November 06, 2018 Share this content: Old age was also a risk factor for asthma-COPD overlap in low- and middle-income countries. Low- and middle-income countries may face asthma-COPD overlap that is comparably prevalent and more severe than that reported in high-income countries, according to a study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.… Read More »