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Transcendental meditation correlated with specific changes in the brain  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
A new study conducted at IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca shows that the subjective feeling of well-being experienced by many people with the practice of meditation is correlated with... more
Japan reports 3rd cruise ship death, 57 more infected  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
Japan's health ministry says a cruise ship passenger who had been hospitalized after testing positive for the new virus has died, the third fatality from the Diamond Princess more
Researchers discover a potential new way in which diet influences aging-related diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
Researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School discover a potential new way in which diet influences aging-related diseases. more
Research group establishes the socio-emotional value generated by a hospital  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
The interest expressed by the general public in social aspects is constantly growing and there are more and more companies and organizations that want to know what social... more
UCI neuro-oncologist uses comprehensive approach to battle brain cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 30 minutes
When you're facing a cancer diagnosis with an average survival span of 12 to 18 months, every milestone is a victory. more
Scientists Pioneer New Way to Study Exoplanets  ASTRO WATCH · 3 hours
A team of scientists using the Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) radio telescope in the Netherlands has observed radio waves that carry the... more
Is it dangerous to eat right before you swim?  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 hours
That old adage has since kept countless children on the pool deck, watching forlornly as their friends splash around. But according to science, swimmers have nothing to worry about. more
Essential oil components could meet the criteria set for drug candidates  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A research team at the VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology and the KU Leuven Department of Biology showed that, contrary to generally held belief, most components... more
Technique used to study human epidemiology reveals coral disease risk factors  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
In a study published in Scientific Reports, a team of international researchers led by University of Hawaii at Mānoa postdoctoral fellow Jamie Caldwell used a statistical... more
Using newly discovered immune cell type to fight pancreatic cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Immunotherapy is showing great promise for treating cancer. But so far, this approach has been effective in only about 20% of all cancers. To advance those results, researchers... more
Researchers decipher the mechanism that regulates organ size and shape  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A study by IRB Barcelona´s Development and Growth Control Laboratory, headed by ICREA researcher Marco Milán, reveals how Dpp and Wg morphogens regulate organ proportions and patterning of... more
More research urgently needed on the use of antibiotics in animals  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A special issue of Animal Health Research Reviews turns the spotlight on the science underlying this growing crisis - looking at the evidence base for using... more
Novel discovery about enzymes ensures efficient DNA repair  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
DNA is the hereditary material in humans, a unique cookbook of who we are. This is where you'll find the answer as to why you have your specific eye and hair color,... more
New evidence-based clinical guidelines for surgical treatment of thyroid disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
The first set of comprehensive, evidence-based clinical guidelines for surgical treatment of thyroid disease - developed by an expert panel assembled by the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons... more
Two out of three young mothers have mental health problems, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
New research from McMaster Children's Hospital shows that two out of three young mothers have at least one mental health problem. more
S Korea leader calls for 'unprecedented' steps to stop virus  ABC NEWS · 8 hours
South Korea’s president has put the country on its highest alert for infectious diseases and says officials should take “unprecedented, powerful” steps to fight a viral outbreak more
S. Korea leader: 'Unprecedented' steps needed to fight virus  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
South Korea’s president has put the country on its highest alert for infectious diseases and says officials should take “unprecedented, powerful” steps to fight a viral outbreak more
New eye scan could aid in early detection of autism  NEWS MEDICAL · 10 hours
A new eye scan could help identify autism in children years earlier than currently possible. more
A chemist investigates how proteins assume their shape  MIT · 11 hours
Matt Shoulders hopes to shed light on diseases linked to flawed protein folding. more
Two new grants will help researchers to study neurotechnology, drug delivery system  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Two grants will fund interdisciplinary research at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, including a look at how neurons and muscle cells... more
Catalytic nanoreactors could simplify the manufacturing process of fine chemicals  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
The World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus outbreak a 'Public Health Emergency of International Concern' on the 30th of January more
Understanding how juvenile social isolation might shape long term behavioral outcomes  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Mount Sinai Researchers find social isolation during key developmental windows drives long term changes to activity patterns of neurons involved in initiating social approach in an... more
Comprehensive tumor profiling reveals why osteosarcoma does not respond to immunotherapy  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Comprehensive profiling of tumor samples taken from patients with osteosarcoma shows that multiple factors contribute to the traditionally poor responses observed from treatment with immune checkpoint... more
Himalayan wolf discovered to be a unique wolf adapted to harsh high altitude life  SCIENCE DAILY · 12 hours
Researchers have discovered that the Himalayan wolf is a unique wolf characteristically adapted to the harsh life in the Asian... more
New virus has infected over 78,000 people globally  ABC NEWS · 13 hours
A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 78,000 people globally more
Cases rise in S Korea, China, as Iran, Italy battle outbreak  ABC NEWS · 14 hours
South Korea and China have both reported a rise in new virus cases, as the South Korean prime minister warned that the fast-spreading outbreak linked to... more
China reports daily rise in viral infections to 648 cases  ABC NEWS · 14 hours
China has reported a rise in new virus cases to 648, bringing mainland China's total number of confirmed infections to 76,936 more
A step towards precision medicine for the management of monogenic diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Diabetes affects more than 400 million people worldwide and is a major public health problem. Although commonly referred to as a single disease, it actually constitutes... more
Infections soar in S Korea to 556 cases; 4th patient dies  ABC NEWS · 15 hours
South Korea has reported more than 120 new virus cases and the country's fourth fatality, raising the total number of those infected to 556 more
New Jersey governor reveals likely cancerous kidney tumor  ABC NEWS · 15 hours
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says he has what is probably a cancerous tumor on his kidney and will undergo surgery next month to remove it more
ESO Telescope Sees Surface of Dim Betelgeuse  ASTRO WATCH · 22 hours
Using ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), astronomers have captured the unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse, a red supergiant star in the constellation of... more
Judge halts plan to move virus patients to California city  ABC NEWS · 21 hours
A judge has put on hold a U.S. plan to quarantine up to 50 people infected with a new virus from China in a Southern California city more
Raising the flag on Iwo Jima: Here's the story behind that iconic World War II photo  LIVE SCIENCE · 23 hours
On Feb. 23, 1945, six Marines raised the U.S. flag over the Japanese island of Iwo... more
Nearly 78,000 confirmed cases: Live updates on COVID-19  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
Here's everything you need to know about the new coronavirus from China, including how lethal it is, how you can catch it and what is being done to prevent widespread infections. more
Infections climb in South Korea as world fights virus  ABC NEWS · 24 hours
South Korea reported an eight-fold jump in viral infections Saturday with more than 400 cases mostly linked to a church and a hospital, and the death toll in Iran climbed... more
Survival Of The Friendliest: How Our Close Friendships Help Us Thrive  NPR · 1 day
In her new book, Lydia Denworth makes the case for the vital necessity of friendship, tracing its effects on your genes, on your brain and even... more
Japan: 23 cruise passengers not tested before disembarking  ABC NEWS · 1 day
Japan's health minister says 23 passengers got off the Diamond Princess cruise ship without being tested for the new virus due to procedural mistakes, another sign of sloppiness in the quarantine of... more
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