Tag Archives: Diseases

Medical News Today: How do ancient viruses cause MS and other neurological diseases?

Ancient viruses have left behind traces in our DNA. Researchers believe these contribute to neurological conditions. Could inhibiting our viral passengers pave the way for future treatments? What links neurological conditions and ancient viruses? Transposable elements, which scientists also call transposons or jumping genes, are stretches of DNA that harbor the ability to move around… Read More »

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Highlights Significant Impacts of Asthma and Allergic Diseases for Awareness Month – Yahoo Finance

Washington, DC, May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Since 1984, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has dedicated May to National Asthma and Allergy Awareness. People with asthma and allergies frequently manage multiple health conditions and are burdened with significant impacts on their physical, emotional, social and financial health.  Then President, Ronald Reagan,… Read More »