Tag Archives: Prevent

Medical News Today: Could a probiotic prevent or reverse Parkinson’s?

A new study using a roundworm model of Parkinson’s disease found that a probiotic bacterium could prevent, and in some cases reverse, toxic protein buildup. Misfolded alpha-synuclein proteins in the brain are the hallmark sign of Parkinson’s disease. Many experts believe that these toxic protein clumps lead to the progressive loss of brain cells that… Read More »

High-Risk Women Can Benefit From Medications to Prevent Breast Cancer

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued updated recommendations on the use of medications to reduce the risk of breast cancer. The experts recommend that clinicians should offer preventive medications to women with an elevated risk of developing breast cancer due to factors such as family history or harmful BRCA mutations, but women… Read More »

Food allergies: Tougher labelling law to prevent deaths

Stronger food labelling laws are being proposed to prevent further deaths of people with allergies. All packaged food such as sandwiches and salads could be required to list the full ingredients. It comes after the death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, of Fulham, London, who suffered an allergic reaction to a Pret a Manger baguette in… Read More »

Stomach bloating: The 50p food you should be eating every day to prevent trapped wind pain

Stomach bloating is a common condition that affects most people at some point in their lifetime, according to the NHS. It can make the stomach feel stretched and puffy, and it’s generally just not very comfortable. Your trapped wind may be caused by the foods in your diet, and likewise, some foods could help to… Read More »

Bacitracin Ointment First Aid Antiseptic Antibiotic Cream by Sion Medical. Prevent Wound Infection, Aftercare Antibacterial, Skin Immediate Pain Relief. 144 Individual Packets per Box 0.031oz (0.9g)

Bacitracin Ointment Antibiotic by Sion Medical. Kitchen, Travel, Home and Car First Aid Kit Antiseptic and Antibacterial Antibiotic Helps to prevent infection and pain relief in minor cuts, scrapes, burns. Each of the products is manufactured to strict standards ensuring the highest quality and consistency. Antibiotics ointments that work by stopping the growth of bacteria.… Read More »