A team at a US biotech company is to start the world's first study of a treatment for spinal cord injuries based on them.
People who feel socially rejected are more likely to see others' actions as hostile and are more likely to behave in hurtful ways towards others.
We're not saying that,that is the result of a study of people from 29 Asian countries,saying that individuals who trust mass media are healthier.
According to the study females find it harder to switch off their emotions at the end of the day,hence they get more nightmares.
There is a ray of hope for those fighting the battle of the bulge,with a 'magic pill' that stops the body from absorbing some of the fat in food set to go on sale.
Postmenopausal women with low levels of sexual desire are likely to be depressed and to suffer physical symptoms such as back pain and memory problems.
Giving steroids to children who are wheezing because of viral or other infections does not help,researchers reported.
The health insurance policies of the US are bearing the brunt from the obesity epidemic that is spreading across the country.
Dramatic improvements in US air quality over the last two decades have added 21 weeks to the life of the average American.
Umbilical cord blood is the richest source of adult stem cells which is collected,processed and cryogenically stored for future use to treat life-threatening diseases.
School-based physical activity have positive outcomes despite having little effect on childrens weight or the amount of exercise they do outside of school.
The researchers conducted a study to examine the relationship between left ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity.
Drinking as little as five goblets of wine a week in the first three months of pregnancy can raise the risk of a premature birth even if you stop later.
The novel tool is so small that it can be easily slipped into a wallet,and can work even when taken out months later.
If you believe that winning a lottery would ensure financial comfort and good health,you need to think again,for a new study has found the contrary.
Scientists have made a gene-related breakthrough which they claim could soon pave the way for nicotine-free cigarettes.
Trials showing a positive treatment or with striking findings easily make it to scientific journals,not so for those with negative findings.
Children in Niger who got a daily nutritional supplement for three months were less likely to have muscles eaten away by wasting syndrome.
Acupuncture prevents headaches and migraines but faked treatments when needles are incorrectly inserted appear to work nearly as well.
Obese women have a better chance of maintaining a healthy weight if they incorporate a little relaxation into their lifestyle.
In a time like this, it is privilege to be constantly worrying about being with the person you want to be with. But when confronted with a disaster that none of us had accounted for — and which, of all things, is diminishing hope — it also feels strangely natural.
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