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Your sustainable diet for the year 2050: More nuts, less sugar and red meat  PHYS.ORG · 4 hours
Good news, Earthlings! An international team of scientists reports that it is indeed possible to feed everyone on the planet... more
Ohio Health Department investigates doctor for deaths  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
The state Department of Health is investigating a doctor accused of ordering potentially fatal doses of the powerful painkiller fentanyl for 27 gravely ill patients who died at an Ohio hospital system more
Under a Blood Moon: A Look at Famous Lunar Eclipses in History  SPACE.COM · 7 hours
On the evening of Jan. 20, the moon will undergo a total eclipse, visible over all of the Americas. more
Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse of 2019: Complete Guide  SPACE.COM · 7 hours
Overnight from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, 2019, millions of people in North and South America can enjoy a full hour of a total lunar eclipse. more
Medical News Today: Key brain area plays a crucial role in addiction  MNT · 7 hours
New research finds that the brain's cerebellum is involved in reward processing and social behavior. The findings shed new light on addictive behavior. more
Medical News Today: What role does the immune system play in hypertension?  MNT · 10 hours
Researchers have found that a type of immune cell can help regulate blood pressure. They explain the mechanism and identify drugs that may affect... more
How dogs are saving diabetics' lives  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
Can a dog’s nose save a diabetic’s life? Man’s best friends are known to sniff out bombs, drugs and even bedbugs, but can they smell trouble for type 1 diabetics? A new study done in the... more
Arizona is only state where tribes avoid Medicaid work rules  ABC NEWS · 18 hours
About 120,000 Arizonans who receive Medicaid benefits will have to get a job, do community service or temporarily lose health coverage more
Scientists learn how common virus reactivates after transplantation  SCIENCE DAILY · 18 hours
A new study challenges long-held theories of why a common virus -- cytomegalovirus, or CMV -- can reactivate and become a life-threatening infection in people with a compromised immune system, including blood... more
Medical News Today: Risks of leaving ulcerative colitis untreated  MNT · 21 hours
Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that can vary in severity. If people leave it untreated, symptoms can gradually get worse and may become more difficult to treat in... more
Risks of leaving ulcerative colitis untreated  MNT · 21 hours
Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that can vary in severity. If people leave it untreated, symptoms can gradually get worse and may become more difficult to treat in the future. Treatment also reduces the... more
Medical News Today: What is a stent? Everything you need to know  MNT · 21 hours
A stent is a small tube that doctors can place in a blocked artery to help restore healthy blood flow. In this article, learn... more
Super Blood Wolf Moon Webcasts! How to Watch the 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse Online  SPACE.COM · 21 hours
Catch the January 2019 total lunar eclipse on your digital devices if weather or circumstances prevent direct viewing of the... more
Medical News Today: Our guide to the Mediterranean diet  MNT · 22 hours
The Mediterranean diet focuses on whole foods and includes plenty of fruits and vegetables. Learn about the benefits and see a sample meal plan here. more
Medical News Today: Which skin conditions can mimic psoriasis?  MNT · 24 hours
Several skin conditions can have similar symptoms to psoriasis, and this can lead to a misdiagnosis. Learn about other conditions that look like psoriasis, and tips for getting the right... more
Enhanced NMR reveals chemical structures in a fraction of the time  SCIENCE DAILY · 24 hours
Researchers have developed a way to dramatically enhance the sensitivity of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), a technique used to study the structure and composition of... more
Medical News Today: What is the difference between Augmentin and amoxicillin?  MNT · 1 day
Augmentin and amoxicillin are similar antibiotics that doctors prescribe to treat bacterial infections. Learn about their differences and possible side effects in this article. more
Bioethicists call for oversight of consumer 'neurotechnologies' with unproven benefits  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
The marketing of consumer 'neurotechnologies' can be enticing: apps that diagnose a mental state, and brain devices that improve cognition or 'read' one's emotional state. However, many of... more
Salad, soda and socioeconomic status: Mapping a social determinant of health in Seattle  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Seattle residents who live in waterfront neighborhoods tend to have healthier diets compared to those who live along Interstate-5 and Aurora Avenue,... more
Potential biotech and health applications with new knowledge on bacteria and viruses  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
New research to better understand how bacteria and their viruses interact and evolve will enable future studies to exploit the use of bacteria and... more
New therapeutic avenue in the fight against chronic liver disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
A recent study, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has introduced a novel targeted drug delivery system in the fight against cancer. more
Exposure to chemicals during pregnancy is not associated with an increase in blood pressure  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Exposure to certain chemicals such as phthalates, parabens or Bisphenol A could be associated with a decrease in blood pressure... more
Short bouts of stairclimbing throughout the day can boost health  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
It just got harder to avoid exercise. A few minutes of stair climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiovascular health, according to new research. more
Poor sleep and heart-related death  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Elderly men who experience extended episodes of interrupted breathing while asleep have a high risk of heart problems. Research shows for the first time that poor blood oxygenation is a good indicator of the chance of heart-related death,... more
Fighting deadly drug resistant bacteria in intestines with new antibiotic  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is a potentially deadly infection in the large intestine most common in people who need to take antibiotics for a long period of time,... more
Killer blows? Knockout study of pair of mouse MicroRNA provides cancer insight  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Researchers used knockout mouse models created by gene editing to reveal that the miRNA miR-146b, like miR-146a, is involved in the development of cancers,... more
Enhanced NMR reveals chemical structures in a fraction of the time  MIT · 1 day
Technique could yield insights into complex proteins involved in Alzheimer’s and other diseases. more
Researchers identify new therapeutic target in the fight against chronic liver diseases  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Chronic liver disease is known as the silent killer, as it shows no obvious symptoms until the disease has progressed to an advanced stage.... more
Scientists Find Three New Genes Linked to Age-Related Macular Degeneration  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 day
An international team of researchers led by a University of Liverpool scientist has discovered three new... more
Enhanced NMR reveals chemical structures in a fraction of the time  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
MIT researchers have developed a way to dramatically enhance the sensitivity of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), a technique used to study the structure and composition... more
Researchers develop smart micro-robots that can adapt to their surroundings  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
One day, hospital patients might be able to ingest tiny robots that deliver drugs directly to diseased tissue, thanks to research being carried out at EPFL and ETH... more
Medical News Today: Multiple sclerosis: Small molecule could delay onset  MNT · 1 day
Neuroprotective treatment with the small molecule Sephin1, significantly delayed loss of myelin and damage to cells in a mouse model of MS. more
Placentas adapt when mothers have poor diets or low oxygen during pregnancy  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Researchers have discovered the placenta regulates how much oxygen and nutrients it transports to babies during challenging pregnancies in the first study of its... more
'Happiness' exercises can boost mood in those recovering from substance use disorder  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Brief, text-based, self-administered exercises can significantly increase in-the-moment happiness for adults recovering from substance use disorders, report researchers. more
County by county, researchers link opioid deaths to drugmakers’ marketing  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Researchers sketched a vivid line Friday linking the dollars spent by drugmakers to woo doctors around the country to a vast opioid epidemic that has led to tens... more
This honeybee parasite may be more of a fat stealer than a bloodsucker  SCIENCE-NEWS · 1 day
Inventing decoy bee larvae prompts a back-to-basics rethink of a mite ominously named Varroa destructor. more
Stress may raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease  MNT · 1 day
A Danish population-based study finds a strong link between psychological distress and the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. more
Medical News Today: Stress may raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease  MNT · 1 day
A Danish population-based study finds a strong link between psychological distress and the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. more
Here's How to Watch the Super Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse This Weekend  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
On Sunday, the moon will snuggle up as close as it ever does to Earth, passing through our planet's shadow and putting on a... more
Medical News Today: Intermittent fasting boosts health by strengthening daily rhythms  MNT · 1 day
A new study explores the impact of fasting on our daily rhythms. The authors conclude that fasting may protect health by boosting cyclic gene expression. more
Nanoparticle breakthrough in the fight against cancer  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
A recent study, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has introduced a novel targeted drug delivery system in the fight against cancer. more
Potential biotech and health applications with new knowledge on bacteria and viruses  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
University of Otago research to better understand how bacteria and their viruses interact and evolve will enable future studies to exploit the use of... more
Shift to planetary health diet would impact UK land use and global water resources  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
The EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health has today released a 'planetary health diet', that advocates a radical shift in... more
Tech to protect children from school shooting? Medical school dropout's Manayunk startup is on it.  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Matias Klein is a medical school dropout who is still out to save lives. Orlando "Jahlil Beats" Tucker... more
Using bacteria to create a water filter that kills bacteria  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
More than one in 10 people in the world lack basic drinking water access, and by 2025, half of the world's population will be living in water-stressed areas,... more
Violence in PG-13 rated movies not linked to violence in US society  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
New research suggests that policy makers should remain focused on issues that have been demonstrated to impact criminal behavior, such as family environment, mental... more
Gene therapy promotes nerve regeneration  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Researchers have shown that treatment using gene therapy leads to a faster recovery after nerve damage. By combining a surgical repair procedure with gene therapy, the survival of nerve cells and regeneration of nerve fibers over a long... more
Home-based hypertension program produces 'striking' results  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Pilot study finds that an innovative care-delivery program helped 81 percent of participants achieve blood pressure control in seven weeks. more
Computerized method helps better protect pharma patents  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Routes to making life-saving medications and other pharmaceutical compounds are among the most carefully protected trade secrets in global industry. more
New antibiotic discovery heralds breakthrough in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
A new antibiotic developed by a Flinders University researcher is being heralded as a breakthrough in the war against a drug resistant superbug. more
New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
The ability to eat and drink are things most Australians take for granted. That’s why Speech Pathology Australia is an active participant in an... more
ACCC survey finds multiple threats to growth of cancer programs  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
At a time of unprecedented advances in the science of cancer, growing complexity in cancer treatments, and ongoing health policy fluctuation, the Association of Community Cancer Centers ninth... more
Medical News Today: Flossing could increase exposure to toxic chemicals  MNT · 1 day
According to a recent study, flossing is just one common behavior that could put people at risk of exposure to certain chemicals linked to disease. more
Smoking Speeds Up Aging, Says New Study  SCI-NEWS.COM · 1 day
By employing age-prediction models developed using supervised deep learning techniques, a research team at Insilico Medicine, Inc. — one of the leaders... more
UN health agency: Rising misconduct reports are 'positive'  ABC NEWS · 1 day
The World Health Organization says it is seeing increasing reports of misconduct reported by staffers within the U.N. health agency, describing the trend as "a positive thing." more
Poor blood oxygenation during sleep predicts chance of heart-related death  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Elderly men who experience extended episodes of interrupted breathing while asleep have a high risk of heart problems. Research shows for the first time that poor blood oxygenation... more
Furloughed feds’ health coverage intact, but shutdown still complicates things  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Joseph Daskalakis' son was born New Year's Eve, a little over a week into the current government shutdown, and about 10 weeks before he was expected. more
'Super Blood Wolf Moon' to get star billing in weekend lunar eclipse  REUTERS · 1 day
Look up into the night sky on Sunday and - if it is clear - you may witness the so-called "Super Blood Wolf Moon"... more
HeartFlow Analysis shows highest diagnostic performance for detecting coronary artery disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
HeartFlow, Inc. today announced the publication of the PACIFIC substudy showing that the HeartFlow FFRct Analysis demonstrates the highest diagnostic performance for detecting coronary artery disease... more
Study evaluates first-ever Robotic Visualization System for neurosurgery  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Operative microscopes have become fundamental to the success of modern neurosurgical and other surgical specialty procedures that they are requisite for a modern standard of care. Operative microscopes have become active platforms... more
Bedfont appoints Dr Jafar Jafari as first member of the Gastrolyzer Medical Advisory Board  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Bedfont, who has specialized in the design and manufacture of breath analysis medical devices for over 40 years, announces today... more
New resource-based approach to improve HIV care in low- and middle-income countries  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
A practical resource-based public health approach for the rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected individuals living in low- and middle-income countries could save... more
Medical News Today: Stem cell transplant slows down MS progression  MNT · 1 day
Clinical trial compares stem cell transplantation with existing disease-modifying therapies and finds that the former is more effective at slowing down MS. more
Stem cell transplant slows down MS progression  MNT · 1 day
Clinical trial compares stem cell transplantation with existing disease-modifying therapies and finds that the former is more effective at slowing down MS. more
Study finds link between lengthy periods of undisturbed maternal sleep and stillbirths  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Sleeping more than nine hours per night during pregnancy may be associated with late stillbirth, a new Michigan Medicine-led international study suggests. more
Bioethicists call for oversight of poorly regulated, consumer-grade neurotechnology products  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
The marketing of direct-to-consumer "neurotechnologies" can be enticing: apps that diagnose a mental state, and brain devices that improve cognition or "read" one's emotional state. However, many of... more
Study uses local data to model food consumption patterns among Seattle residents  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
Seattle residents who live in waterfront neighborhoods tend to have healthier diets compared to those who live along Interstate-5 and Aurora Avenue, according to... more
Obesity can be risk factor for developing renal cell carcinoma, confirms study  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
A new study confirms the long-suspected role of obesity as a risk factor for developing renal cell carcinoma, a type of kidney cancer, and... more
Study: Over 5.6 million Americans exposed to high nitrate levels in drinking water  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
More than 5.6 million Americans are potentially exposed to nitrate in drinking water at levels that could cause health problems, according to... more
Study identifies prominent socioeconomic and racial disparities in health behavior in Indiana  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A population health study from IUPUI and the Regenstrief Institute has identified striking socioeconomic and racial disparities in health behavior and in the receipt... more
Monoclonal antibody pembrolizumab prolongs survival in patients with squamous cell carcinoma  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common cancers of the skin and mucosa. Treatment options for the advanced stage have been very limited for... more
Rapid resistance gene sequencing technology can hasten identification of antibiotic-resistant bacteria  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine say they have added to evidence that rapid resistance gene sequencing technology can accurately speed the identification of specific antibiotic-resistant bacteria... more
Study: Brain cells involved in memory play key role in reducing future eating behavior  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Brain cells involved in memory play an important role after a meal in reducing future eating behavior, a finding that... more
Scientists pinpoint a set of molecules that wire the body weight center of the brain  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Leading a unique, collaborative research study with scientists across the globe, investigators at the University of Cambridge and... more
UCLA researchers demonstrate new technique to develop cancer-fighting T cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A study by UCLA researchers is the first to demonstrate a technique for coaxing pluripotent stem cells -- which can give rise to every cell type in the... more
UIC researchers receive $1.7 million NCI grant to study Southeast Asian fruit  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
For generations, traditional healers in Southeast Asia have used the mangosteen fruit to treat skin infections, wounds, dysentery and urinary tract infections. more
Combination therapy shows high efficacy in treating people with leishmaniasis and HIV  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The results of clinical trials conducted in Ethiopia by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative, in partnership with Médecins Sans Frontières, the University of... more
Innovative ‘light’ method demonstrates positive results in fight against malignant tumors  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A team of scientists from the National University of Science and Technology "MISIS", the Moscow Technological University and the Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University has... more
Researchers get close to developing elusive blood test for Alzheimer's disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
People with symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, such as cognitive difficulties, behavior changes and mood swings, may wait months or even years to get a definitive diagnosis.... more
UV disinfection technology eliminates up to 97.7% of pathogens in operating rooms  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Using ultraviolet disinfection technology to reduce the risk of hospital-acquired infections eliminated up to 97.7 percent of pathogens in operating rooms (ORs), according to... more
Analyzing proteins in blister fluid may classify burn severity more accurately  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Severe burns can leave physical and psychological scars, especially in children. When a burn patient enters the clinic, doctors use factors such as the depth and... more
New enzyme biomarker test indicates diseases and bacterial contamination  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers at Queen's University Belfast have developed a highly innovative new enzyme biomarker test that has the potential to indicate diseases and bacterial contamination saving time, money and possibly lives. more
DZIF scientists reveal problems with available diagnostics for Zika and chikungunya virus  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Millions of people have contracted Zika and chikungunya virus infections since the outbreaks that have been striking Latin America since 2013. Particularly Zika-related malformations... more
New nuclear medicine method could improve detection of primary and metastatic melanoma  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A new nuclear medicine method for detecting malignant melanoma, one of the most aggressive skin cancers, has been successfully tested for the first time... more
Drinking soft drinks while exercising in hot weather may increase risk of kidney disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
New research suggests that drinking sugary, caffeinated soft drinks while exercising in hot weather may increase the risk of kidney... more
Scientists design two AI algorithms to improve early detection of cognitive impairment  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers of the Pharmacy and Mathematics departments of the CEU UCH university in Valencia have collaborated in the design of two artificial intelligence algorithms... more
Novel targeted drug delivery system improves conventional cancer treatments  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has recently introduced a novel targeted drug delivery system that can improve the pharmacological and therapeutic properties of conventional cancer treatments. more
Blood vessels can now be created perfectly in a petri dish  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Researchers have now successfully created perfect blood vessels in the labs and this may be a huge step in benefitting people with diabetes and other conditions.... more
Anti-vaccination movement one of the top health threats in 2019 says WHO  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
The World Health Organization (WHO) has created a list of health threats for the New Year. Interestingly, Anti-vaccination movement has featured among the top... more
Research reveals risk for developing more than one mental health disorder  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
A recent study of 5.9 million individuals has provided the largest and most comprehensive study of comorbidity - the development of two or more mental disorders... more
New risk score far more effective for diabetes diagnosis  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Researchers have developed a new risk score which takes into account detailed genetic information known to increase the chances of type 1 diabetes. This could be used to help identity... more
Less than half of U.S. youth discuss sensitive topics with their doctors  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Fewer than half of young people in the United States are having discussions of sensitive topics with their regular healthcare providers, according to a... more
Body-painting protects against bloodsucking insects  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A study by researchers from Sweden and Hungary shows that white, painted stripes on the body protect skin from insect bites. It is the first time researchers have successfully shown that body-painting has this effect. Among indigenous peoples... more
New hope for stem cell approach to treating diabetes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Researchers have tweaked the recipe for coaxing human stem cells into insulin-secreting beta cells and shown that the resulting cells are more responsive to fluctuating glucose levels in the blood. more
Soft drinks + hard work + hot weather = possible kidney disease risk  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
New research suggests that drinking sugary, caffeinated soft drinks while exercising in hot weather may increase the risk of kidney disease. more
Sea slug study illuminates how mitochondria move  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Defects in the transport of cells' energy organelles are a suspected cause of diseases including Alzheimer's, ALS, Huntington's and Parkinson's. A new study reveals the genetics behind mitochondrial shifts. more
Combination therapy treats leishmaniasis, HIV patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Coinfection with visceral leishmaniasis (VL) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has been observed in at least 35 countries on four continents and requires special case management. Currently, the World Health Organization recommends AmBisome monotherapy for treatment.... more
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