Hinokitiol, molecule from Japanese cypress tree shows promise in iron related disorders

Researchers find key molecule that could lead to new therapies for anemia and other iron disorders. New findings reported in journal Science by a multi-institutional team, including researchers from University of Illinois, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Northeastern University, could impact whole range of diseases related to iron… Continue reading Hinokitiol, molecule from Japanese cypress tree shows promise in iron related disorders

Association between hearing loss and iron deficiency anemia

In a┬ástudy published by JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Kathleen M. Schieffer, B.S., of the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, and colleagues examined the association between sensorineural hearing loss and conductive hearing loss and iron deficiency anemia in adults ages 21 to 90 years in the United States. Hearing by Maklay62@pixelbay In 2014, approximately… Continue reading Association between hearing loss and iron deficiency anemia