Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe full range of risk factors for MS are not yet known. Breaking research shows that one contender - level of physical exercise - seems unlikely.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTGreater adherence to the Mediterranean diet could lower the risk of new-onset cardiovascular disease, as well as the risk of death from the condition.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTThe use of hormonal contraceptives was linked to higher risk of depression and antidepressant use in a new study, especially for teenage girls.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTHyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is known as a cure for SCUBA divers with decompression illness, but it can be used for other conditions. Find out more.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTBy transferring genes into mammalian Müller glial cells, scientists turn them into stem cells that may replenish lost and damaged retinal neurons.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTSome cancer cases occur in someone who's inherited a genetic mutation. Learn more about genetic testing and forms of cancer that can be hereditary.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe effect of poverty on cognitive aging is clearer than many believed. It also appears to begin earlier in life than previously thought, too.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTBreakthrough research has discovered that a cell that usually supports motor neuron function can become destructive and cause cell death in ALS patients.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTResearchers have reviewed both statin and nonstatin therapies in an attempt to determine how they impact cholesterol levels and cardiovascular risk.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTManuka honey shows promise for tackling catheter-associated urinary tract infections, after a study found it halted the formation of bacterial biofilms.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTScientists discover three factors common to HIV-infected people with broadly neutralizing antibodies that may be useful for vaccine development.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTLearn about what it feels like to have high blood sugar levels and the symptoms that they cause. This article also looks at treatment and prevention.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTRespiratory acidosis develops when air exhaled out of the lungs does not adequately exchange the carbon dioxide formed in the body for the inhaled oxygen.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTUsing a 3-D-printed kidney model, researchers found riding on the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at Walt Disney World could help pass small kidney stones.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTPeople who carry excess belly fat face an increased risk of heart disease, compared with people who have fat elsewhere, new research finds
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTToo much zinc in the diet may alter gut microbiota, increasing susceptibility to Clostridium difficile infection, especially for those using antibiotics.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTAlthough morning sickness can significantly impact a pregnant woman's life, new research shows that it could signify a healthy pregnancy.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDTStudy shows how using genetic risk scores - from DNA profiles - improves prediction of coronary heart disease relative to traditional clinical risk scores.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTSaunas have been used for hundreds of years, and spending time in a sauna can feel good. Learn about further health benefits to be had beyond relaxation.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTClinical trials conducted by Columbia University Medical Center find that JAK inhibitors may trigger hair regrowth in people with alopecia areata.