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January 172019

Researchers discover the brain cells that make pain unpleasant

Pain sensation and the emotional experience of pain are not the same, and now, in mice, scientists at Stanford have found the neurons responsible for...

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November 212018

Healthy eating made easy

Startup PlateJoy sends users personalized meal plans to help them achieve health goals. As a busy undergraduate at MIT, Christina Bognet decided she wanted to...

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November 132018

Weightlifting is good for your heart and it doesn’t take much

AMES, Iowa – Lifting weights for less than an hour a week may reduce your risk for a heart attack or stroke by 40 to...

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October 252018

Late night snacker? Make it cottage cheese

Eager to eat a snack before bedtime? A protein-filled snack like cottage cheese is the way to go, say Florida State University researchers. Associate Professor...

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October 222018

Modern Conflict: Screen Time vs. Nature

Even rural kids today spend more time in front of screens and less time outdoors, according to a new study of middle-school students in South...

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October 222018

Father’s nicotine exposure may cause behavioral problems in future generations of his children

Pradeep Bhide, the Jim and Betty Ann Rodgers Eminent Scholar Chair of Developmental Neuroscience at the College of Medicine. While women have long been warned...

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October 102018

New study finds that inflammatory proteins in the colon increase incrementally with weight

Activation of precancerous pathways seen with obesity; secondary findings suggest that NSAIDs may lower the levels of pro-inflammatory proteins in the colon. Studies in mice...

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August 232018

Radical transformations likely needed to achieve universal health care

Technological innovation, expansion of the use of frontline personnel such as community health workers, and rapid increases in health care financing are likely to be...

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July 182018

New Guidelines to Help Diagnose, Manage Rare Endocrine Disorders

Dr. Emily Germain-Lee with a patient at the Albright Center, Connecticut Children's Medical Center. (CCMC Photo) International guidelines have been published for the first time...

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July 162018

Plant-based Products Are Not Lowering Blood Pressure

Mustafa F. Lokhandwala, right, and Anees Banday have found that an internal peptide can relieve oxidative stress and drive blood pressure back into normal ranges....

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