Master Doctor Search: Traumatic Brain Injury
Study examines state-level factors contributing to variation in MVC-related pediatric mortality
Unintentional injury is the leading cause of pediatric death in the U.S. and motor vehicle crashes are the most common cause of injury.
25 minutes ago - News Medical
Mice study may help explain why dieting can be inefficient way to lose weight
A study carried out in mice may help explain why dieting can be an inefficient way to lose weight: key brain cells act as a trigger to prevent us burning calories when food is...
25 minutes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Man Whose Hand Was Sewed Into Stomach Is On The Road To Recovery
Carlos Mariotti's life changed forever in March 2016. The machine operator in São Ludgero, Brazil, suffered a horrific accident to his left hand when it was trapped in a...
35 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
Nexvax2 alters immune response to gluten in patients with celiac disease
Nexvax2, an investigational therapeutic vaccine designed to protect patients with celiac disease against the effects of gluten exposure, was safe and well tolerated, and...
1 hour ago - Healio
The War on Chiropractic Must End to Improve Painkiller Addiction
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., painkiller addiction is so rampant that 91 Americans die every day from an overdose of prescription opioids or heroin. 1 Prescription opioids such...
1 hour ago - Mercola
How Cellphones Can Cause Brain Tumors and Trigger Chronic Disease
By Dr. Mercola As I discuss in this video, the debate over whether cellphone exposure causes brain tumors may be counterproductive. Think about the number of people you know...
1 hour ago - Mercola
Fluoridated Water Destroys Your Brain and Teeth
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., water fluoridation has been widespread for the last 70 years. Despite the fact that clear-cut evidence suggests consuming fluoride is dangerous to...
1 hour ago - Mercola
Strategy-based brain training changes cortical thickness, neural connectivity in adults with TBI
A recent study from the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas shows that a certain type of instructor-led brain training protocol can stimulate structural...
2 hours ago - News Medical
This Surprising Factor Puts You at Risk for Depression
Rodale Inc. Researchers say it can make you three times more likely to experience major depression Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses in the U.S., impacting...
3 hours ago - Mens health
'Enormous success': Scientists tie 52 genes to human intelligence
After this 'enormous success', scientists are closer to discovering what in the brain accounts for intelligence.
3 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
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Heartbreaking Photos From Manchester Attack Hit Close To Home For Parents
Manchester attack hits close to home for parents Last night a terror attack left 22 people dead and dozens injured. The attack took place at an Ariana Grande concert at the...
One Alcoholic Drink a Day can Increase Your Risk of Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is a common cancer affecting women in developed and developing countries. Alcohol, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity are major risk factors.
Surprising link found in black women breast cancer risk
Alcohol consumption is known to be a risk factor for breast cancer based on studies predominantly done in white women. Now, a University of North Carolina Lineberger...
Cambridge study finds 'starvation mode' DOES exist
Key brain cells act as a trigger to prevent us burning calories when food is scarce, a University of Cambridge study has found. The findings could lead to new treatments for...
The Important Relationship Between Blood Pressure and Supplements
So your doctor has diagnosed you with hypertension, or high blood pressure. Now what? While you may have discussed some prescription medications, maybe you want more control...
Avoid Fruit Juice For Children Below One: Pediatricians
Giving fruit juice for infants or children at an earlier stage can cause tooth decay and weight gain. Therefore, children should be encouraged to eat whole fruits.
Supreme Court will not review DeCoster sentences in egg cases
Austin “Jack” DeCoster, 83, and his 53-year old son Peter DeCoster are not going to get their day in the Supreme Court after all, but instead are likely to spend their summer...
One small glass of wine a day raises breast cancer risk
The study authors, from the World Cancer Research Fund, estimate 12,000 cases of breast cancer could be prevented in the UK each year if nobody drank alcohol.
First Drug To Treat Low Blood Pressure Shows Promising Results
Angiotensin II secreted by the body in response to low blood pressure causes blood vessels to constrict and blood pressure to rise.
Can a £15 digital blood pressure monitor REALLY work?
DIY medical devices have never been slicker - and, thanks to technology, blood pressure monitors are now among the best. Here's our guide to the best.