University of Bath researchers unravel the mystery of genes that are...

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Researchers are starting to understand the precise workings of a type of gene that, unlike other genes, does not code for proteins – the building blocks of life. New...

Study examines risk factors for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

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A new study assessed risk factors for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and determined that both preterm birth and poor fetal growth were risk factors for the condition. The study authors...

Study: New solution for stem cell manufacturing

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Researchers have developed a unique 3D printed system for harvesting stem cells from bioreactors, offering the potential for high quality, wide-scale production of stem cells in Australia at...

Turmeric is useless unless combined with this spice

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For thousands of years, turmeric has been used for medicinal purposes all over the world and over the past 25 years, over 3000 papers have been published on...

New research provides new insights into how acculturation affects what teens...

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A new study has revealed how acculturation — the process of assimilating to a different culture — can affect the dietary patterns of adolescents who move to the...

Study suggests center-based childcare may bring health benefits

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A new study conducted in Canada found that children who attended center-based childcare between 1 and 4 years of age had a lower body mass index (BMI) and...

Walgreens Second COVID Vaccine Booster, Here’s what to know

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As COVID cases rise in Illinois and parts of the U.S. heading into summer, many are wondering which vaccinations they are eligible to receive and when. Currently, not everyone...

Study shows EMS workers’ anger levels rise when sleep quality falls

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It’s no secret that sleep and emergency medical services (EMS) work do not go hand in hand. The profession is notorious for long and oftentimes odd hours, with...

Hangry? Science explains hunger related aggression

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Ever been ‘hangry’ (so hungry, you get angry over trivial things)? If so, there’s a scientific reason for why you find everything unbearable when your stomach is bare....

New research describes new way of generating insulin-producing cells

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Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden show how a molecule that they have identified stimulates the formation of new insulin-producing cells in zebrafish and mammalian tissue, through a...

Brain fog and its connection to your health

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Losing one’s train of thought mid-sentence, forgetting where one’s phone or keys have been placed, and not remembering where one parked are all common occurrences. Brain fog has...

New study: Retinal examination can predict a heart attack

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Combining information about the pattern of blood vessels in the retina with genetic data can enable accurate prediction of an individual’s risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) and...