Category: Health

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staffMarch 13, 2017

Injuries from nursery-related objects increasing in U.S., study says

A new study at the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, found a ...

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staffMarch 13, 2017

Doctors, patients often disagree on pain treatment, study says

Doctors and patients often do not see eye-to-eye when it comes to treatment of chronic pain, according to researchers at ...

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staffMarch 13, 2017

Device shows images of earliest stage Alzheimer’s

A team at Lund University in Sweden has identified the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease using images from before beta-amyloid ...

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staffMarch 10, 2017

Study finds low-gluten diets linked to risk of type 2 diabetes

Researchers from Harvard University found that a low- or gluten-free diet may increase a person’s risk for developing type 2 ...

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staffMarch 9, 2017

Study identifies protein as target to treat autism

Scientists at Michigan State University found a specific protein may be the cause of many of the symptoms of autism ...

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staffMarch 6, 2017

Autism linked to increased cerebrospinal fluid in infants

Researchers at the University of North Carolina have found a link between increased levels of cerebrospinal fluid in the brains ...

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staffFebruary 28, 2017

Study finds hospital floors pose significant health risk

A study by the Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, or APIC, suggests hospital room floors pose a ...

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staffFebruary 28, 2017

Inhaler users get half the medication they need per puff

Studies conducted at Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine in Texas found inhaler users only get about half the ...

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staffFebruary 27, 2017

Study finds patients choosing cannabis over opioids

Researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Victoria have found patients prefer cannabis over opioid medication ...

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staffFebruary 27, 2017

Study shows molecule may stop pediatric brain tumor

Researchers at Northwestern University have found a molecule that can kill an aggressive pediatric brainstem tumor called diffuse intrinsic pontine ...