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Maternal Obesity Speeds Up Aging in Offspring – Study

Offspring of obese mothers more susceptible to diabetes

4 days ago By University of Wyoming | EurekAlert!

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Mental Illness Soon “Pandemic of 21st Century”

Big Pharma stands to benefit from crisis

4 days ago By Children's Health Defense

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

5 days ago By RT

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

Study examines how youths use social media differently than adults

5 days ago By University of Birmingham | EurekAlert!

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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

Sep 26, 2019

Henry Hazlitt’s Forgotten Book on Willpower

Digital charlatans, many of whom lack any real success in life beyond their dubious roles as "life coaches," litter our social media feeds

Sep 25, 2019

Polio Vaccinations Still Causing Polio – Report

The very tool for eradication worsening the problem

Sep 24, 2019

Biological Clock Influences Immune Response Efficiency – Study

Cells essential to fight infections, cancer more prone to be activated at certain times of the day

Sep 23, 2019

Today’s Obesity Epidemic Caused by Childhood Sugar Intake Decades Ago – Study

Most public health studies focus on current behaviors, not past trends

Sep 23, 2019

Drivers’ Short-Term Memory Puts Motorcyclists at Risk

Scientists analyze what happens in the moments between seeing an approaching vehicle and pulling out

Sep 23, 2019

Study: Green Tea Holds Key to Reducing Antibiotic Resistance

Infections becoming increasingly difficult to treat as resistances to antibiotics rise

Sep 20, 2019

Neuroscientists Figure Out Why Harsh Sounds Bother Brain

Alarms, human screams impact brain differently than calmer sounds

Sep 19, 2019

“Unknown Illness” Sparks Fear in Africa

WHO investigating fatality “as a matter of urgency"

Sep 19, 2019

Overweight People More Likely to Have Overweight Dogs

Study finds a bit of truth to the saying "like owner, like dog"

Sep 18, 2019

GMO Experiment Goes Horribly Wrong: “Mutant” Mosquitoes Could Cause Mass Death

More adaptive mosquitoes likely to kill millions South America

Sep 17, 2019

Global Network Pushing Vaccine Mandates for Everyone, Everywhere

Western governments using coercive power to polarize public opinion

Sep 16, 2019

Intense Brain Activity Drives Need for Sleep – Study

Your mind needs rest as well as your body

Sep 16, 2019

New Imaging Technology to ‘Revolutionize’ Cancer Surgery

Breakthrough could allow surgeon to see exactly what to cut, how much to cut

Sep 13, 2019

Sep 13, 2019

Chronic Illness in Children—Who Is Sounding the Alarm?

Environmental toxins key contributors to “new morbidities of childhood”

Sep 13, 2019

Teach my child acceptance, BBC – but not the unscientific nonsense that is 100+ genders

Most of these new genders have literally come from microblogging site Tumblr

Sep 12, 2019

Drinking Tea Improves Brain Health – Study

Other benefits include mood improvement, cardiovascular disease prevention

Sep 11, 2019

Sep 10, 2019

Researchers Study How Brain Works in Pitch-Dark Maze

Scientists link mammalian behavior to its underlying neural code

Sep 10, 2019

Physically Active Kids Perform Better in School Than Inactive Peers – Study

Research shows positive effects of physical activity on learning & its neural underpinnings

Sep 09, 2019

Offering Children a Variety of Vegetables Boosts Acceptance

Study shows parents a new strategy to keep kids healthy

Sep 09, 2019

Fitter Adults Have Healthier Brains – Study

Exercise is indeed good for your mind

Sep 06, 2019

Long-Term Opioid Use Linked to Low Testosterone

Researchers intend to screen more men to solidify findings