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Women's brains appear three years younger than men's, a study has found

Women’s brains appear three years younger than men’s, a study has found

Women have younger brains than men the same age, according to new research. A study basing age on metabolism rather than birth date found an average 3.8 year difference between the two. The discovery may help...
Screen Time Delays Development In Young Kids, Study

Screen Time Delays Development In Young Kids, Study

Study finds amount of time two and three-year-olds spend gazing at screen negatively affects performance at three and five. Too much time in front of the TV and playing computer games can hold back toddlers’...
China clones five gene-edited monkeys (Study)

China clones five gene-edited monkeys (Study)

Scientists in China have cloned five monkeys after editing genes to induce several human diseases like Alzheimer's that they claim will help in medical research, an advance which is likely to raise fresh ethical...
Blood Test Might Show Early Warning of Alzheimer's disease

Blood Test Might Show Early Warning of Alzheimer’s disease

Although doctors can use brain scans or spinal taps to detect Alzheimer’s in patients with symptoms, there’s no way to test for the disease in seemingly healthy individuals. Yet Alzheimer’s can degrade the brain...
DIY Birth Control Patch Being Developed, Report

DIY Birth Control Patch Being Developed, Report

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have created a low-cost contraceptive patch for women that uses microneedles and allows the user to wear it for seconds and get a dose that lasts for...
Brain works backwards to retrieve memories (Study)

Brain works backwards to retrieve memories (Study)

A new study, conducted at the University of Birmingham now says that when we remember a past event, the human brain reconstructs that experience in reverse order. The study adds that understanding how the brain...
Overweight people have smaller brains, says new research

Overweight people have smaller brains, says new research

Scientists have found a possible link between excess body fat and brain shrinkage, according to a new study. Researchers looked at a total of 9,652 people with an average age of 55. Of the whole...
Corinne Hutton undergoes double hand transplant

Corinne Hutton undergoes double hand transplant

Corinne Hutton, 47, successfully underwent a 12-hour operation five years after she lost her limbs to blood poisoning. Corinne Hutton has undergone a double hand transplant five years after losing hers to sepsis. The mum, 47,...
Woman in coma for decade gives birth, US police probe sexual

Woman in coma for decade gives birth, US police probe sexual

Authorities in Phoenix, Arizona are investigating after a woman in a coma for 14 years gave birth to a healthy baby boy on Dec. 29, 2018 at Hacienda HealthCare facility, local CBS News affiliate...
Fish fumes blamed for allergy death of boy, father says

Fish fumes blamed for allergy death of boy, father says

An 11-year-old boy died in his grandmother's New York City home after having an allergic reaction to the smell of cooked fish on New Year’s Day. Camron Jean-Pierre died around 7:30 p.m. on Jan.1 after...

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Man spots strange gray creature in Ohio

A former Marine reportedly saw a strange looking gray creature in Ohio. According to the Dec. 20 report from Unexplained Mysteries and the Dec....