In case you missed it, here are the biggest headlines of the week!
Computer Games Show Promise as Therapy for Depression
Serious computer games possess potential as mental health therapy, but more research in this area is needed … [read more]
Which Fats May Increase Risk of Type 2 Diabetes?
A recent study examines the relationship between different types of dietary fat and patient incidence of type 2 diabetes to determine which fats may increase risk of type 2 diabetes for patients susceptible to cardiovascular problems … [read more]
Life Expectancy in Industrialized Countries Likely to Continue to Rise
A study evaluating future mortality and life expectancy in 35 industrialized nations predicts life spans close to 90 years of age by 2030, and suggests the need for careful planning of health, social, and financial resources … [read more]
Hello, Healthy Gut! Good-Bye to Cafeteria Food and Obesity
A new study reveals that a high-fat/refined carbohydrate diet can lead to intestinal inflammation in obesity … [read more]
Eye Inflammation Linked to Zika Infection
Some individuals infected with the Zika virus experience eye redness and/or vision problems. A recent case study describes the symptoms and treatment of acute anterior eye inflammation linked to Zika infection in two patients … [read more]