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Intermittent fasting may provide significant health benefits, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 minutes
Intermittent fasting may provide significant health benefits, including improved cardiometabolic health, improved blood chemistry and reduced risk for diabetes, new research conducted in part at Texas State University indicates. more
Eating ice cream may cause you a headache  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 minutes
As opposed to making you happy, eating ice cream may cause you a headache. Cephalalgia, the official journal of the International Headache Society, published the article entitled "Prevalence and characteristics of headache... more
New tech will allow patients in rural Africa to provide feedback on their care  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 minutes
Some problems are best solved with new tech or a flashy app. But sometimes adapting existing technology works best of... more
Workplace health promotion program provides moderate impact on worker health  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 minutes
Long-term evaluation of a comprehensive workplace health promotion program at a large Finnish company shows a "moderate" impact on worker health- even with relatively low annual participation rates,... more
Tulane study focuses on treatment of preeclampsia  NEWS MEDICAL · 49 minutes
A Tulane University researcher has received a grant that will support the development of new imaging methods to improve the treatment of preeclampsia. more
Only 10% of patients found to access their medical records despite numerous benefits  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 minutes
Despite the numerous benefits associated with patients accessing their medical records, a study by a new Portland State University professor found only... more
NASA Earth Science leaders anticipate low-cost launch options  SPACE NEWS · 2 hours
NASA Earth Science leaders are enthusiastic about the potential for principal investigators to take advantage of new low-cost launch options.... more
'Invisible,' restricted horse racing therapy may leave a trail  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
Shockwave therapy is used in both horses and humans to speed healing, but it can also mask pain. For the first time veterinarians have identified several biomarkers of the treatment,... more
Reducing wildfire risks for better management and resource allocation  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
Managing future wildfire risk requires an interface between human decision processes and knowledge about climate trends related to fire, as well as humans' abilities to anticipate wildfire potential and mitigation... more
Alzheimer's drug candidates reverse broader aging, study shows  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
In mouse models of Alzheimer's disease, the investigational drug candidates known as CMS121 and J147 improve memory and slow the degeneration of brain cells. Now, researchers have shown how these compounds can... more
UIC researchers to study the impact of chronic eye disease among Latinos  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
With $9.7 million in funding from the National Eye Institute, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago will study the impact of chronic... more
Regional trends in overdose deaths reveal multiple opioid epidemics  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
The United States in the grip of several simultaneously occurring opioid epidemics, rather than just a single crisis. The epidemics came to light after the researchers analyzed county-level data on... more
Children in low resourced countries more likely to die after surgery  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Children in low resourced countries are 100-200 times more likely to die after surgery than children in wealthy countries, according to a first-of-its-kind study published in... more
Close friends help macaques survive  PHYS.ORG · 3 hours
Close friendships improve the survival chances of rhesus macaques, new research shows. more
Athletes are better at tuning out background brain noise  MNT · 3 hours
A new study suggests that athletes are better at processing external sounds due to a stronger ability to reduce the background noise in their brains. more
Study provides insight into biological effect of aging on cardiovascular disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Aging adults are more likely to have - and die from - cardiovascular disease than their younger counterparts. New basic science research finds reason to link... more
Evaluating safety and efficacy of migraine preventive treatment for children, adolescents  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Cephalalgia, the official journal of the International Headache Society, published the article entitled "Cinnarizine and sodium valproate as the preventive agents of pediatric migraine: A randomized... more
Supreme Court seems sympathetic to insurers in Obamacare case  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
No clear split between conservative and liberal Supreme Court justices emerged Tuesday as justices heard arguments over whether the federal government could renege on Congress' promise to pay health insurance... more
Huntington's disease patients need to better understand the risks and benefits of new therapies  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
For patients with Huntington's disease (HD), clinical trials can offer hope when there are no treatments available despite unknowns about... more
X17 Particle Might Solve Mystery of Dark Matter  SCI-NEWS.COM · 7 hours
Professor Attila Krasznahorkay and his colleagues at ATOMKI (the Institute of Nuclear Research in Debrecen, Hungary) recently published a paper... more
Breathing new life into the rise of oxygen debate  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
New research strongly suggests that the distinct 'oxygenation events' that created Earth's breathable atmosphere happened spontaneously, rather than being a consequence of biological or tectonic revolutions. more
Even 'dead,' this probiotic may be effective against inflammation  MNT · 6 hours
A new study in roundworms and elderly mice suggests that even the inactivated form of a probiotic bacterium could reduce inflammation and promote health. more
Officials want $100M for reef restoration in Florida Keys  PHYS.ORG · 6 hours
Federal officials have announced plans to raise $100 million to fund projects to restore seven significant coral reef sites in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. more
Study focuses on smoking cessation treatment for adolescents  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Preventable deaths are those that can be stymied by public health intervention, and deaths related to tobacco use are at the top of that list in the United States as well as... more
Genetic brain disorder fixed in mice using precision epigenome editing  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
Using a targeted gene epigenome editing approach in the developing mouse brain, researchers reversed one gene mutation that leads to the genetic disorder WAGR syndrome, which causes intellectual... more
'Advance Care Specialist Program' expands to 170 nursing homes across the country  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
A training program that helps nursing homes offer advance care planning support to residents with Alzheimer's disease and their family members is expanding to... more
UC study explores side effects in pediatric patients treated with antidepressants  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Sometimes, the medications needed to function and live a quality life cause side effects that can make life quite uncomfortable. more
Lower BMI means lower diabetes risk, even among non-overweight people  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
Lower body mass index (BMI) is consistently associated with reduced type II diabetes risk, among people with varied family history, genetic risk factors and weight, according to a... more
AGA publishes clinical guideline for managing patients with gastric intestinal metaplasia  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
Gastric intestinal metaplasia (GIM), which is linked to non-cardia gastric cancer, is often detected during routine endoscopy, leading to questions about how patient care should be... more
Tiny magnetic particles enable new material to bend, twist, and grab  PHYS.ORG · 8 hours
A team of researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology and The Ohio State University has developed a soft polymer material, called magnetic shape memory polymer,... more
Barrett: Air Force to ‘move out smartly’ on Space Force  SPACE NEWS · 7 hours
Barrett said the Air Force is reviewing the NDAA conference agreement and discussing next steps more
Greenland ice loss much faster than expected  ESA · 8 hours
The Greenland ice sheet is losing mass seven times faster than in the 1990s, according to new research.  more
Researchers find another piece of puzzle relating to bird flu viruses  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
Normally, bird flu viruses do not spread easily from person to person. But if this does happen, it could trigger a pandemic. Researchers from the MDC... more
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics provides ideas for making a healthful dessert  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
With just a few simple ingredient swaps, making a healthful dessert is not a contradiction in terms. more
Researchers show how opportunistic bacterium defeats competitors  PHYS.ORG · 8 hours
Researchers at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil have described a system present in a species of opportunistic bacterium found in hospital environments that injects a cocktail of toxins into competing bacteria... more
NASA's temp check on Tropical Storm Belna finds heavy rainfall potential  PHYS.ORG · 8 hours
Cold cloud top temperatures can tell forecasters if a tropical cyclone has the potential to generate heavy rainfall, and that is exactly what NASA's Aqua satellite... more
New grant to improve wellbeing of health professionals and patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 hours
The largest initiative to improve hospital work environments to date has officially begun, with an award of 4 million Euros from the European Union's Horizon 2020 program. The... more
Tiny magnetic particles enable new material to bend, twist, and grab
Greenland ice losses rising faster than expected
New research tracing the development of the world's vital non-living nature
New research tracing the development of the world's vital non-living nature
Research explores state of migrant worker protections
To save koalas from fire, we need to start putting their genetic material on ice
Ice in motion: Satellites view decades of change
Watching a drug in action: Precise action anti-cancer drugs in the cell clarified
Spying on hippos with drones to help conservation efforts
Cheops: The Hunt for Exoplanets
CMU becomes go-to place for machine learning in catalysis research
CMU becomes go-to place for machine learning in catalysis research
Storing data in everyday objects
Scientists show point defects in cathode crystals may speed lithium absorption
Matyas's YGT experience in the Lunar Resource Lander Team
Navigating land and water: How centipedes walk and swim
Grow your own blood vessel model in a dish