Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTOur Facebook status updates, 'likes' and even photos could help researchers better understand mental health disorders with the right ethical safeguards, argue researchers from the University of...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTAdolescents are more likely than adults to take online risks, regardless of the gamble involved, according to new research by the University of Plymouth.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe American Academy of Pediatrics have released a new statement with recommendations of healthy digital media use for infants, children, and adolescents.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTWikipedia is the most read source of medical information by the general public, as well as medical students, doctors, and policymakers.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTTechnology means work and outside pressures can't be avoided at home; but these blurred boundaries may make it difficult to be present with kids.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTMatthew Driver, managing editor of The Journal of mHealth, writes for MNT about an app that aims to gather the moods of around 7 million people worldwide.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTA randomized controlled trial published in the current issue of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics outlines new prospects for the treatment of psoriasis.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTAssessing the cell 'ecosystems' at sites where ovarian cancer has spread round the body strongly predicts the chances of surviving from the disease, a new study reports.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at Uppsala University have used computer modelling to study how brain tumours arise.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTA new survey of internet users suggests that people who use the internet excessively may have more mental health problems.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTPlaying the popular augmented reality game Pokémon Go is a distraction for pedestrians and drivers, and may cause motor vehicle crashes, study shows.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTUrinary leakage whilst coughing and jumping is common in women. Using a self-administered treatment via a mobile app called Tät® for three months reduced symptoms, led to fewer leakages and...
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTAutism could be diagnosed by allowing children to play games on smart phones and tablets, a study involving the University of Strathclyde has found.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTNew research presented at this year's World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (WCA) in Hong Kong (Aug. 28 - Sept.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTPeople may express their true self more easily on Facebook than in person, and the more one's "Facebook self" differs from their true self, the greater their stress level and the less socially...
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTOur increasing reliance on the Internet and the ease of access to the vast resource available online is affecting our thought processes for problem solving, recall and learning.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTA virtual reality world called EVA Park can improve the communication of those who have impaired speech and language following a stroke, according to research by academics at City University London.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTwebPOISONCONTROL® is the first App for poison emergencies. It was developed by the National Capital Poison Center and is being used by Poison Centers in New Mexico, Minnesota, North Carolina...
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTA team of urologists, neuroscientists and psychiatrists from the US Navy has reported in a new review published in Behavioral Sciences that sexual difficulties appear to be increasing sharply among...
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTA new generation of drugs that prevent cancer and Alzheimer's could be developed, thanks to research from the University of Warwick.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTA study examining the connection between Tinder use and psychological well-being finds users report negative body image perception and low self-esteem.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new report details how physicians and patients used social media to help diagnose cutaneous leishmaniasis in a group of teens who traveled on a youth adventure trip to Israel.
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTWhile there is widespread notion that millennials are the 'hookup' generation through dating apps like Tinder, new research shows this is not the case.
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTWhen it comes to sharing experiences caring for a child with cancer, parents often turn to social media as a way to connect with support.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new app helps doctors learn to assess and detect skin cancer at early stages, lowering risks and reducing unnecessary referrals.