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Niell A. Patient Expert

Dallas, Philippines
I am very peace loving individual and health conscious person. I love sports and everything that keeps me fit. My pastime are playing chess and mostly at night sitting in front of my pc for the updates of my blog.
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High fiber diet may protect against asthma by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine  Posted by Neill Abayon In the past 50 years, as fruits and vegetables have featured less and less in the Western diet, rates of allergic asthma have gone up. Now a new ... Read on »
Bacteria linked to premature birth by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Premature birth can have long-term health effects for both mothers and children By Helen Briggs   BBC News  A major cause of prem ... Read on »
New obesity treatment possible with novel protein discovery by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine    Posted by Neill Abayon According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one-third of US adults are now obese. But new research publis ... Read on »
'Heat maps' find cervical cancer by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon A new test that uses heat to examine blood can be used to detect cancer, according to US scientists.  The "plasma thermogram" examines ... Read on »
Weight loss surgery: do the benefits really outweigh the risks? by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon Obesity prevalence is the highest it has ever been. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that more that one-third of America ... Read on »
Excessive alcohol consumption triggered by gene mutation by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon In a study involving mice, researchers have found a gene that regulates alcohol consumption. When this gene is faulty, the mice are prompted to d ... Read on »
10 Super Foods For Prostate Health by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A diet rich in whole, natural foods is not only excellent for overall health, but also for prostate health. Research shows that certain nutrients and foods that have an a ... Read on »
How torture affects pain perception by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Everyone feels pain differently, but the expectation of something hurting may make the experience even more painful.  Posted by Neill Abayon Torture su ... Read on »
Music training in childhood boosts the brain in adulthood by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The effects of playing a musical instrument as a child may endure into adulthood, with musically trained adults processing sound more quickly than non-traine ... Read on »
Cabbage compound protects healthy tissue from radiation damage by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon A team of US researchers has discovered that an anti-cancer compound present in cruciferous vegetables, such as cabbage, cauliflower a ... Read on »
Family caregiving linked to longer life expectancy by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine  Posted by Neill Abayon A new US study led by Johns Hopkins researchers contradicts long-standing beliefs that the stress of caregiving leads to early death and inst ... Read on »
1 in 2,000 British people may carry 'mad cow' disease by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon Around 1 in every 2,000 people in the UK may carry variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) proteins, more commonly known as "mad cow" disease o ... Read on »
Check for blood in urine, urges kidney cancer campaign by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine West Bromwich Albion midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu and referee Dave Nixon are supporting the campaign  Posted by Neill Abayon If you see blood in your ur ... Read on »
Air pollution 'still harming Europeans' health' by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine By Mark Kinver Air pollution is still continuing to damage European citizens' health and the environment, latest figures show. The European Environment Agency ... Read on »
Activating aging in tumor cells may help lymphoma treatment by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon Perhaps the key to fighting some cancers is to reactivate a process that normally prevents cell proliferation. Now in the case of large B-cell lym ... Read on »
Binge drinking during pregnancy linked to negative emotions by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon Researchers in Norway found that negative affectivity is linked to light alcohol use and binge drinking during pregnancy.  Pregnancy is often d ... Read on »
New ALS research may spark ways to slow progression by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon A team of scientists in the UK and Italy has completed new research into motor neuron disease that could spark the development of new treatments. ... Read on »
Loving touch may be key to healthy sense of self by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine An affective touch is typically received from a loved one and plays an important role in developing our sense of self.  Posted by Neill Abayon A new ... Read on »
'Weighed down by guilt' is more than metaphor, studies show by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Feeling weighed down by guilt? Research shows subjective experiences of weight feel heavier when a person recalls situations that induce feelings of guilt. ... Read on »
Cancer costing European Union countries 'billions' by Niell A. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Posted by Neill Abayon Cancer costs countries in the European Union 126bn euro (£107bn) a year, according to the first EU-wide analysis of the economic impact o ... Read on »