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Clarkson University research on walking ability shows new way to recovery for stroke survivors
NEWS MEDICAL Stroke is the leading cause of disability in older adults in the United States, but research by Clarkson University Associate... 9 minutes
Legalization of same-sex marriage may reduce suicide attempts among high school students
NEWS MEDICAL The implementation of state laws legalizing same-sex marriage was associated with a significant reduction in the rate of suicide attempts among high school students... 9 minutes
Long-term heavy alcohol drinking habits may prematurely age arteries, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL Heavy alcohol drinking habits over the years may prematurely age arteries, especially in men, putting them at an increased risk for heart disease, according to new... 50 minutes
Study: Underage youth more likely to recall seeing alcohol marketing online than adults
NEWS MEDICAL Underage youth are nearly twice as likely to recall seeing alcohol marketing on the internet than adults, with almost one in three... 50 minutes
Compound from snail's venom may offer alternative to opioids for pain relief
NEWS MEDICAL A tiny snail may offer an alternative to opioids for pain relief. Scientists at the University of Utah have found a compound that blocks... 2 hours
EPFL scientists develop new computer model for better design of allosteric drugs
NEWS MEDICAL EPFL scientists have created a new computer model that can help better design of allosteric drugs, which control proteins "at a distance". 2 hours
Transradial, same-day PCIs could save $300 million each year, research shows
NEWS MEDICAL If hospitals can perform more transradial, same-day percutaneous coronary intervention, or PCIs, not only will patients benefit because it is associated with have less complications, but... 2 hours
Many adolescents think it is 'probably impossible' to get heroin
NEWS MEDICAL Despite reports about the increase in heroin use, more teens believed it was "probably impossible" to get heroin in 2014 than in 2002, according to a Saint Louis... 2 hours
Cancer cells adapt nerve cell mechanisms to fuel aggressive tumor growth and spread
NEWS MEDICAL How we think and fall in love are controlled by lightning-fast electrochemical signals across synapses, the dynamic spaces between nerve cells. Until now, nobody... 2 hours
New model of cervical cancer care reduces delay between diagnosis and treatment
NEWS MEDICAL Cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths for women low- and middle-income countries, including Botswana, where 75 percent of cervical cancer patients... 2 hours
Study identifies sentinel-lymph-node mapping as safe, accurate way to stage endometrial cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Emma Rossi, MD, in the UNC Department of Obstetric and Gynecology's Division of Gynecologic Oncology, has published a study in Lancet Oncology online that... 2 hours
Yale researchers identify genetic abnormalities involved in formation of atypical meningiomas
NEWS MEDICAL More than one in three tumors that affect the central nervous system are meningiomas and most are benign. 3 hours
microDimensions launches new version of high precision whole slide alignment software
NEWS MEDICAL microDimensions launches a new version of its high precision whole slide alignment software Slidematch. With the new version users can align digital whole slide images from... 3 hours
RCSI research focuses on need to personalise treatment for bowel cancer patients
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers in RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland) have conducted further in-depth research to predict how patients with bowel (colorectal) cancer will respond... 3 hours
Non-elderly cancer survivors more likely to change prescription drug use for financial reasons, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL A new analysis indicates that many cancer survivors change their prescription drug use (including skipping doses or requesting... 3 hours
Cedars-Sinai neuroscientists uncover human brain processes crucial to short-term memory
NEWS MEDICAL Cedars-Sinai neuroscientists have uncovered processes involved in how the human brain creates and maintains short-term memories. 3 hours
High levels of biomarker linked to poor prognosis in African-Americans with triple-negative breast cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Having high levels of a certain biomarker is linked to poor prognosis in African-American patients with triple-negative breast cancer, while... 3 hours
Neonatal sepsis risk calculator reduces antibiotic use by nearly 50% in newborns
NEWS MEDICAL Kaiser Permanente, the largest integrated health system in the nation, led the development of a neonatal sepsis risk calculator that has safely reduced antibiotic... 4 hours
Same-sex marriage policies linked to reduction in suicide attempts by adolescents
NEWS MEDICAL A nationwide analysis suggests same-sex marriage policies were associated with a reduction in suicide attempts by adolescents, according to a new study published online by JAMA... 4 hours
Promega introduces new Spectrum Compact CE System for high quality DNA analysis
NEWS MEDICAL Soon scientists will be able to perform efficient DNA analysis right at their bench. Promega Corporation has announced the development of a benchtop capillary... 4 hours
Researchers develop novel in vivo model for studying pancreatic cancer
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers at Okayama University report in the December 2016 issue of the American Journal of Cancer Research a novel in vivo model for the study of pancreatic ductal... 4 hours
Researchers reveal how the brain retrieves memories linked to fearful experiences
NEWS MEDICAL Understanding how the brain remembers can one day shed light on what went wrong when memory fails, such as it occurs in Alzheimer's disease. 4 hours
New study examines long-term outcomes for MS patients after stem cell transplantation
NEWS MEDICAL A new study published online by JAMA Neurology examines the long-term outcomes of patients with aggressive forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) who failed to... 4 hours
MS treatment prevents symptoms of severe disease from worsening for five years, study shows
NEWS MEDICAL A type of treatment for multiple sclerosis that 'resets' the immune system may stop progression of the disease in nearly... 4 hours
NIH workshop: Zika-affected infants may face complex health and developmental problems
NEWS MEDICAL Children exposed to Zika virus in the womb may face complex health and developmental problems as they grow older, according to discussions at a National Institutes... 4 hours
Intense training can improve body and brain timing
NEWS MEDICAL Good timing is vital in many situations of daily life, but is rarely something we consider. In a new dissertation from Umeå University in Sweden, Olympia Karampela shows that our ability for... 9 hours
New book unravels secret, often misunderstood history of self-harm
NEWS MEDICAL Taking the reader from the Victorian era to modern Britain, Psyche on the Skin challenges the idea that self-harm is a phenomenon that can be attributed to 'how we live... 9 hours
New research provides insights on mechanisms behind anorexia nervosa
NEWS MEDICAL New research conducted in adolescent rodents provides insights on the mechanisms behind anorexia nervosa and points to a potential treatment strategy. 10 hours
Study opens way for targeted local treatments for patchy skin disorders
NEWS MEDICAL With the aid of thousands of skin biopsies and over a hundred kilograms of skin, researchers at Karolinska Institutet have observed how two subgroups of immune... 10 hours
Study reveals key barriers and facilitators to implementing digital health programme
NEWS MEDICAL A new study led by the University of Glasgow reports on key barriers and facilitators to implementing a digital health programme - and provides recommendations to... 10 hours
Multi-disciplinary project receives £390,000 grant to discover genetic cause of epilepsy
NEWS MEDICAL The University of Liverpool has received a £390,000 grant from Medical Research Council to conduct research into how mutations in genes can cause epilepsy. 17 hours
UPM researchers measure energy expenditure in different training programs
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid have calculated for the first time the real energy expenditure in different training programs, including both aerobic and anaerobic contribution. 17 hours
ASU-led engineers develop new DNA switch to control flow of electrons within atomic-sized molecule
NEWS MEDICAL DNA, the stuff of life, may very well also pack quite the jolt for engineers trying to advance the development... 17 hours
Detrimental impact of iron deficiency made aware by Vifor Pharma at a series of events
NEWS MEDICAL The 12th ECCO Congress that took place in Barcelona, Spain, from 15 to 18 February 2017, was an... 21 hours
Aalborg University students develop new virtual reality rehabilitation system for brain injured people
NEWS MEDICAL A group of students at Aalborg University has developed a virtual reality rehabilitation system. Now they receive a grant from the Siemens... 21 hours
Targeting RNA repeats
NEWS MEDICAL RNA repeats are stretches of code in the body that incrementally repeat. For example, in the most common cause of adult-on-set muscular dystrophy a RNA has a repeat of r(CUG) and this three letter code can repeat thousands of times. 21 hours
Ionicon to showcase high-resolution PTR-TOFMS instrument at Pittcon 2017
NEWS MEDICAL The world’s smallest, commercial high-resolution PTR-TOFMS instrument for VOC monitoring IONICON Analytik, the Austrian based leading manufacturer of real-time trace VOC analyzers, introduces a new compact high-resolution instrument. 21 hours
Novel substance can effectively inhibit chronic nerve pain, study shows
NEWS MEDICAL Trigeminal neuralgia is characterized by sharp, lancinating pain in the teeth or facial area. The standard treatment for this chronic nerve pain can cause burdening side effects. 21 hours
Researchers show how metabolism drives proliferation of tumor cells
NEWS MEDICAL The metabolic state of tumor cells contributes to signals that control the proliferation of tumor cells. Already the German biochemist and Nobel Prize laureate Otto H. Warburg observed in the... 22 hours
Early diagnosis does not necessarily result in longer life, study of cancer screenings shows
NEWS MEDICAL Physicians and patients like to believe that early detection of cancer extends life, and quality of life. If a cancer... 22 hours
Study shines light on pervasiveness of unsafely stored opioids in homes with children
NEWS MEDICAL Nearly 70 percent of prescription opioid medications kept in homes with children are not stored safely, a new study by researchers at... 22 hours
Study provides key insights into intergenerational transmission of obesity
NEWS MEDICAL Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI - how fat or thin they are - is inherited from their parents, a new study has found. 23 hours
Researchers aim to recreate ‘tick cement’ as potential bioadhesive for human tissues
NEWS MEDICAL Ticks are well known for their ability to anchor themselves firmly to the skin, so that they can suck blood for several days. 23 hours
Study: Post-deployment screening not effective in reducing mental health disorders in UK Armed Forces personnel
NEWS MEDICAL A trial testing a potential post-deployment screening programme for UK Armed Forces personnel, based on a computerised assessment... 1 day
Severe cuts in health and social care system linked to substantial increase in mortality
NEWS MEDICAL Researchers exploring why there has been a substantial increase in mortality in England and Wales in 2015 conclude that failures... 1 day
Caffeine cannot prevent memory deficits linked to alcohol consumption, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL A study recently published in Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience indicates that despite its impact on alertness and concentration, caffeine cannot counteract the memory deficits that result... 1 day
Former NFL players may not experience motor function problems from repeated head injuries, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL Former NFL players who had repeated head injuries may not have significant problems with motor functions later in... 1 day
Researchers identify new unexpected cause for hidden hearing loss
NEWS MEDICAL Patients who complain they can't hear their friends at a noisy restaurant, but pass a hearing test in their doctor's office, may be describing hidden hearing loss. 1 day
Study: Gastric band surgery has major benefits for moderately overweight people with type 2 diabetes
NEWS MEDICAL A long-term study by Monash University researchers - the first of its kind - has found that gastric... 1 day
Penn researchers find new way to track rare T cells in blood after annual flu vaccine
NEWS MEDICAL For most vaccines to work the body needs two cell types - B cells and T... 1 day
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