Melatonin & Chronobiology

Recent studies in chronobiology have indicated that melatonin supplements can help treat circadian sleep disorders as well as a variety of sleep-related issues. However, not all melatonin supplements are created equal. The way melatonin supplements are metabolized can...

Cold sores increase risk of dementia

Infection with herpes simplex virus increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers at Umeå University, Sweden, claim this in two studies in the journal Alzheimer’s & Dementia. “Our results clearly show that there is a link between...

Ebola Could Reach the U.S. By the End of This Month

There is an 18 percent chance that a case of the Ebola virus will reach the United States by the end of September, according to a study published on Tuesday in PLOS Currents: Outbreaks.  Despite restrictions reducing travel in and out of the infected countries by 80...