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Researchers Working on Food-Based Treatment to Slow Aging

Scientists attempting to use gut bacteria to alter aging process

3 days ago By Science Daily

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Plastic Additives, Stress During Late Pregnancy Boosts Risk of Premature Birth

Researcher recommends eating less processed foods, reducing use certain personal care products

3 days ago By Rutgers University | EurekAlert!

White Noise Improves Hearing – Study

Brain's ability to distinguish subtle tone differences improves with background noise playing

5 days ago By University of Basel | EurekAlert!

Americans Struggling to Fall Asleep & Stay Asleep

Sleep quality important for overall wellbeing

5 days ago By Iowa State University | EurekAlert!

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Nov 11, 2019

Meditation Helps People Make Fewer Mistakes

One session makes a difference, says study

Nov 07, 2019

Sleeping Disorders Surge Among Teens

Study analyzes vaccine-narcolepsy link

Nov 04, 2019

High-Intensity Exercise Boosts Memory in Seniors

Certain exercises keep dementia at bay, says professor

Nov 04, 2019

Deep Sleep Decreases Anxiety Overnight

Sleepless night triggers up to a 30% rise in emotional stress levels, says study

Oct 31, 2019

America Sees Fifty-Fold Increase in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Surge occurred over same time frame in which childhood vaccine schedule exploded

Oct 30, 2019

Brain Takes 100 to 300 Milliseconds to Recognize Familiar Music

Researchers trying to exploit music to break through to dementia patients

Oct 28, 2019

Researchers Linking Personality Traits, Not Just Food Addiction, to Obesity Patients

Food can trigger overconsumption similar to alcohol and drugs, but it is not the whole story

Oct 25, 2019

Big Pharma Overhyping Measles Threat

Diseases not nearly as dangerous as portrayed

Oct 23, 2019

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Poor Muscle Function in Seniors

Maintaining skeletal muscle function crucial to successful aging

Oct 22, 2019

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Oct 21, 2019

“Bioprinting” Churns Out Living Cells Faster Than Ever Before

3D printing allowing researchers to investigate behavior of cells with previously unattainable accuracy

Oct 21, 2019

Oct 21, 2019

Study Reveals How Superbugs Acquire Drug Resistance

New imaging method shows how bacteria use thin hair-like surface appendages

Oct 18, 2019

Potatoes as Effective as Carbohydrate Gels for Boosting Athletic Performance – Study

Potatoes cost-effective, nutrient-dense, whole-food source of carbohydrates

Oct 17, 2019

End Period Poverty! Menstrual Equity Now!

Liberal protesters unite for an odd cause

Oct 16, 2019

Deaf Infants’ Gaze “More Advanced” Than Their Hearing Peers

Finding reveals how life experience impacts development

Oct 16, 2019

Social Media Warping Real Life Interactions

Researcher analyzes how social platforms impact lifestyle, time management

Oct 16, 2019

Scientists Discover Skin Keeps Time Independent of Brain

Researchers to test if skin heals better if it's exposed to certain types of light

Oct 10, 2019

Maternal Obesity Speeds Up Aging in Offspring – Study

Offspring of obese mothers more susceptible to diabetes

Oct 10, 2019

Mental Illness Soon “Pandemic of 21st Century”

Big Pharma stands to benefit from crisis

Oct 09, 2019

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay man $8 BILLION over drug causing him to grow breasts

Male plaintiffs suffering from gynecomastia in mass tort litigation over Risperdal

Oct 09, 2019

Teenage Boys Using Irony, Humor to Keep Healthy on Social Media

Study examines how youths use social media differently than adults

Oct 08, 2019

New Antibiotic Discovered in Tropical Forest

Findings may lead to 'plant probiotic' & new antibiotics

Oct 08, 2019

Prenatal Stress Affects Baby’s Brain – Research

Infant brain development linked to anxiety disorders

Oct 07, 2019

Antidepressant Use Soars for Seniors

Use doubles despite little change in number of older people diagnosed with depression

Oct 07, 2019

Oct 07, 2019

Infants With Fever More Likely to Develop Infections – Research

Underdeveloped immune system susceptible to infection

Oct 02, 2019

Oct 02, 2019

People Told to Stop Taking Aspirin to Prevent First Heart Attack, Stroke

Potential harm of daily dose reportedly outweighs benefits

Oct 01, 2019

Vitamin C Linked to Better Survival Rates After Sepsis

Patients taking vitamin C spend fewer days in ICU

Oct 01, 2019

Life Expectancy Falling in America

Americans not just “dying at a faster rate” - they are dying younger

Oct 01, 2019

“Full-Body Interaction” Video Games Used to Enhance Social Skills in Kids With Autism

Study says video games foster more social initiation than free-play in kids with autism disorders

Oct 01, 2019

Hearing Loss in Children Leads to Changes in How Brain Processes Sound

Researchers analyze how brain repurposes itself to respond more to visual stimuli

Sep 27, 2019

More American Newborns Die the Day They are Born Than in Any Other Developed Nation

US behind 55 other countries worldwide for infant mortality

Sep 26, 2019

Molecular Link Between Chronic Pain & Depression Revealed

Findings could lead to improved treatment of emotional aspect of chronic pain