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Although global incidences of gastric disease have increased continually, there are limited adequate models for stomach study. Recently, scientists have generated human stomach tissue from pluripotent stem cell in vitro at Cincinnati Children Hospital Medical Center. It is called the fundus which produce stomach’s acid and digest hormones. They …

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Recent studies have shown that people who eat fish derived omega-3 in their diet reduces mortality from colon cancer. The incidence of colorectal cancer in Koreans is known to be the highest in the world. (45 people per 100,000 populations, 2012 statistics) Colorectal cancer, which is caused by …

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According to recent Yale group study by team of Nicola Santoro, M.D,, intestinal bacterial composition in obese children and teenagers is different from that of normal children and adolescents. The study was published September 20, 2016 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. The percentage of childhood obesity …

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Diabetes is a hormone-related disease resulting in high blood sugar because of insulin abnormality. It has been well studied that diabetes is linked to several vascular diseases such as retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy, atherosclerosis, and stroke. However, diabetic patients should also note depression. About 23% of Korean diabetics have depression …

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For decades, researchers have indicated that Bisphenol A have linked many health diseases including abnormal reproduction, hormone instability and many types of cancers. Bisphenol A(BPA) is an organic synthetic compound that found in manufacture products, for example, canned food, water bottles and receipts. Recent animal study suggests that BPA …

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