By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 15:00
Gene mutation in oxytocin receptor tied to facial recognition ability in autistic children.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 12/19/2013 - 10:40
Txt4health public messenger services warns citizens of Detroit and Cincinnati about diabetes risks and changes lifestyle habits.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 12/18/2013 - 16:00
German clinical trial finds that deep brain stimulation enhances the driving skills of Parkinson’s disease patients.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 12/17/2013 - 11:47
Courses on cost-saving only feature in 15% of internal medicine residency programs. Meanwhile, cost-conscious care could save the U.S. $750 billion in unnecessary medical spending.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 14:00
A new, inexpensive microchip quickly diagnoses patients with HIV/AIDS and could lead to a simple finger stick test for the disease.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 11/28/2013 - 14:04
Harvard and Stanford study finds West Coast NFL teams have benefited over the last 40 years thanks to the body’s internal clock.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 11/28/2013 - 14:00
Gut feelings, rather than conscious attitudes, are a better predictor for whether a marriage will remain happy, according to research from Florida State University.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 16:00
Oxygen deprivation, also known as hypoxia, improves walking endurance for people with spinal injuries.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 14:00
Magnetic tongue piercings can guide wheelchairs for the paralyzed, according to a new study from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 16:00
Study finds that poor at-home lighting aggravates the vision difficulties connected with glaucoma.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 16:00
A Harvard study finds that higher milk consumption during teenage years does not lower the risk of a hip fracture later in life.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 12:55
Medical costs are disproportionately high for moms carrying twins or triplets during pregnancy and after delivery.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 10/30/2013 - 14:00
Northwestern University develops a gene therapy for brain cancer that turns off tumor growth in mice.