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September 25, 2016 1:00 am

A group of parents and children with Down Syndrome explores a new way to unwind and learn at the same time.

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September 24, 2016 11:48 pm

The researchers showed that the GRS was independent of the clinical risk scores and by combining the two risk score tools they were better able to predict people who were at risk of developing CHD in the next 10-years.

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September 24, 2016 11:25 pm

Fish oil content is especially important for soldiers due to the consistent training and physical regiments performed in and out of combat and risk of traumatic brain injury.

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September 24, 2016 4:34 pm

Some elderly people had DNA that was regulated as if they were still 25 years old. In these individuals, genes characteristic of the ageing process were much less active, the researchers said.

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September 24, 2016 4:06 pm

The row came in light after a survey of 1,000 women found 52 percent had suffered cramps so severe it affected their ability to work.

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September 24, 2016 4:04 pm

Results showed that heavy drinking in older adults could lead to poorer global cognitive function, learning, memory and motor function.

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September 23, 2016 3:20 pm

Genetically engineered enzyme protein in cleaning Products may change its allergenic properties, say researchers.

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September 23, 2016 5:53 pm

The research has found that the natural scrubbers made from a tropical species of cucumber fibre, make the perfect breeding ground for bacteria.

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September 23, 2016 1:39 pm

The mutations in the PIEZO2 gene caused the two patients to have movement and balance problems as well as the loss of some forms of touch, the study said.

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September 23, 2016 12:52 pm

The researchers had isolated proteins from salivary glands of the mosquito that transmits the Dengue, Zika, and Chikungunya viruses to see if they could block virus transmission to human cells.

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September 23, 2016 12:27 pm

D7 proteins can provoke strong immune responses and individuals exposed to mosquitoes have high levels of anti-D7 antibodies.

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September 23, 2016 7:05 am

Carrying the risk version of the FTO gene has no effect on weight loss, as people with FTO gene respond just as well to weight loss interventions as everyone else, the study said.

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September 22, 2016 9:04 pm

You just need to make a few changes in your lifestyle to lower “bad” LDL cholesterol and increase “good” HDL cholesterol for a healthy life.

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September 22, 2016 6:49 pm

A healthy lifestyle is all that's needed to regulate the cycles and set the menstrual clock of women back on track.

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September 22, 2016 4:45 pm

Various characteristics of e-cigarettes, including any flavourings, may induce inhalation toxicity.

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September 22, 2016 5:57 pm

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDC) are found in everyday products and throughout the environment.

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September 22, 2016 4:07 pm

The study examined gut microbiota and weight in 84 children and teenagers who were between seven and 20 years old.

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September 22, 2016 6:07 pm

Even decades after stopping, former smokers are at long-term risk of developing diseases including cancers, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and stroke.

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September 22, 2016 4:01 pm

If the parent-child relationships are strained or abusive, meals may be less coordinated among the family leading to health issues.

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September 22, 2016 3:48 pm

There were more deaths in the regions of the Western Pacific, followed by European countries, the Eastern Mediterranean, America and Southeast Asia.

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September 22, 2016 3:46 pm

Smoking remains the leading preventable cause of death worldwide, despite a decline in smoking in many countries as a result of smoking cessation campaigns and legislative action.

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September 21, 2016 4:56 pm

Children who ate peanuts between the ages of four and eleven months had a 70 per cent reduced peanut allergy risk compared to children who ate the food later.

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September 21, 2016 3:29 pm

The analysis also found that such psychosocial adversities could help explain why individuals with epilepsy are at an increased risk of developing depression and anxiety disorders.

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September 21, 2016 12:29 pm

Individuals with Binge Eating Disorder could be at an increased risk of 2.5-times of having an endocrine disorder and at 1.9-times of having a circulatory system disorder.

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September 21, 2016 11:47 am

According to Indian and US researchers, regular practice of yoga and meditation could be a simple, safe and low-cost solution to improving brain fitness.

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September 20, 2016 4:01 pm

It is the first study to exclusively focus on precipitating circumstances of suicide in children and early adolescents, defined as ages 5 to 14.

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September 20, 2016 3:49 pm

Though the findings are small in scale and not formally peer-reviewed, earlier research has provided encouraging evidence for using light therapy to treat low libido.

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September 20, 2016 1:58 pm

The researchers found that women who had the highest scores for depression in the first and second trimesters -- about 17 percent -- had nearly triple the risk for gestational diabetes.

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September 20, 2016 1:46 pm

Alzheimer's disease or AD is the most common type of dementia, in which the mental ability of a person declines and gradually reaches such a stage that it becomes difficult for the individual to lead a normal life.

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September 20, 2016 11:29 am

For some with ASD, busy and crowded environments such as supermarkets are overwhelming, while others may be less sensitive to pain, or dislike being touched.

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September 19, 2016 2:34 pm

To cure middle-ear infections, usually requires high doses of oral antibiotics are needed to get to the ear, side effects like diarrhea, rashes and oral thrush are common.

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September 19, 2016 1:56 pm

The new study strengthens the links that have led scientists to propose the "transposon theory of ageing".

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September 19, 2016 9:15 am

'Building upon our innate defenses against cancer is the foundation of new immunotherapies, which have shown great promise in a very short time.'

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September 18, 2016 8:13 pm

As high doses of oral antibiotics are needed to get to the ear, side effects like diarrhea, rashes and oral thrush are common.

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September 18, 2016 7:34 pm

The 3D dimensional drug has been created by coating tiny gel beads with lung-derived stem cells and allowing them to self-assemble into the shape of air sacs found in human lungs.

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September 17, 2016 2:59 pm

About half of people infected with the bacteria require hospitalisation and if not treated with effective antibiotics, it can cause sepsis and lead to death.