Education Decreases Risk of Dementia in African-Americans
5 monthes ago - By Medindia Health
Study examines the potential impact of education on diseases of the elderly including dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
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The role of postoperative radiation therapy for completely resected stage III thymoma and effect of higher heart radiation dose on risk of cardiovascular disease: A retrospective cohort study
5 monthes ago - By International Journal of Surgery
This study aimed to assess the efficacy of radiation therapy in patients with completely resected stage III thymoma and evaluate the relationship between higher heart dose and risk of cardiovascular disease .
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African Americans are at greater risk of heart disease because they are more exposed to air pollutants
5 monthes ago - By Natural News
New research showed that African Americans are more exposed to air pollution than whites, placing them at higher risk for heart disease and death. Researchers led by University of Pittsburgh‘s Sebhat Erqou, M.D., combined data on fine particulate matter and black carbon in the air with those culled from a community-based study on 1,717...
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Brain Region for Stress Control is Larger in People With Depressive Disorder
In people with affective disorders namely depression and bipolar disorder the left hypothalamus was on average five per cent larger than that of their healthy counterparts.
It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed
A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found.
First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial
The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a...
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Genetic Disorder Identified In 19-month-old Baby Girl in Michigan
A genetic disorder which was previously found in animals has now affected a human being. This disorder was caused by mutations in a ornithine decarboxylase 1 gene.
A Blood Test In Pregnancy can Predicate Autism Risk in Babies
New Blood Test may help predict autism risk in babies during Pregnancy