• By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    FIREFIGHTERS CAN EASE ONE ANOTHER'S JOB STRESS, BUT LOVING SPOUSES MAY INCREASE IT

    Strong same-sex friendships among male firefighters can help cut down on their stress - but loving relationships with their wives may...

    Stress, Face
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    CAN 'SMART TOILETS' BE THE NEXT HEALTH DATA WELLSPRING?

    Wearable, smart technologies are transforming the ability to monitor and improve health, but a decidedly low-tech commodity - the humble...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    FRACTURE RISK FOR PATIENTS TAKING MULTIPLE MEDICATIONS

    There is a strong association between the number of fracture-associated drugs older patients receive and their risk of sustaining a...

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    HOW THE CELLULAR RECYCLING SYSTEM IS PUT ON HOLD WHILE CELLS DIVIDE

    Research involving several teams has shown that cellular recycling is repressed during the process of cell division, and how repression...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    SCIENTISTS EXPLAIN THE ORIGIN OF BRAIN MAPPING DIVERSITY FOR EYE DOMINANCE

    In a recent study researchers found evidence that ocular dominance patterns are diverse because the amount of cortex available to represent...

    Eye, Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    STUDY TEASES OUT FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH POSTPARTUM OVERDOSE

    A new study uncovers several risk factors associated with postpartum opioid overdose.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    'GIVE ME THE CALCIUM!' TULANE VIRUS TAKES OVER CELLULAR CALCIUM SIGNALING TO REPLICATE

    Researchers uncover the first piece of functional evidence suggesting that Tulane virus and human norovirus use viroporins to control...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    LEUKAEMIA CELLS CAN TRANSFORM INTO NON-CANCEROUS CELLS THROUGH EPIGENETIC CHANGES

    Researchers have discovered that a leukemic cell is capable of transforming into a non-cancerous cell through epigenetic changes.

    Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    HOW SELF-REACTIVE IMMUNE CELLS ARE ALLOWED TO DEVELOP

    A research team has found the mechanism that controls the growth of B1-cells in mice. The findings may lead to a deeper understanding...

    Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    THE EFFECTS OF A MOCK SHELTER ENVIRONMENT ON SLEEP

    Researchers conducted an experiment on the nature of sleep in an evacuation shelter environment. This experiment was performed by creating...

    Sleep, Fatigue
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    COULD CYTOTOXIC T-CELLS BE A KEY TO LONGEVITY?

    Scientists have used single-cell RNA analysis to find that supercentenarians - meaning people over the age of 110 - have an excess...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    NOVEL MATHEMATICAL FRAMEWORK PROVIDES A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF HOW DRUGS INTERACT

    Researchers have developed a new methodology characterizing more precisely how drugs influence each other when combined during treatment....

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    INSULIN CAN INCREASE MOSQUITOES' IMMUNITY TO WEST NILE VIRUS

    A discovery has the potential to inhibit the spread of West Nile virus as well as Zika and dengue viruses. The researchers demonstrated...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    LONG-TERM BLOOD PRESSURE VARIATION AND RISK OF DEMENTIA

    Scientists report that people who experienced substantial changes in blood pressure over the long term were at greater risk of dementia...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    MODEL PREDICTS CHILDREN LIKELY TO GO INTO SEPTIC SHOCK

    Researchers have developed a unique model allowing them to predict which children arriving in emergency departments are most likely...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    AI TO DETERMINE WHEN TO INTERVENE WITH YOUR DRIVING

    Can your AI agent judge when to talk to you while you are driving? According to a research team, their in-vehicle conservation service...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    STUDY FINDS LINKS BETWEEN EARLY SCREEN EXPOSURE, SLEEP DISRUPTION AND EBD IN KIDS

    A new study has found that first exposure earlier than 18 months of age to screen devices - such as smartphones, tablets, videogame...

    Sleep
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    BASELINE PREDICTORS OF LDL-CHOLESTEROL AND SYSTOLIC BLOOD PRESSURE GOAL ATTAINMENT AFTER ONE YEAR IN THE ISCHEMIA TRIAL

    In this analysis of 3,984 participants from ISCHEMIA with available data, predictors of reaching one-year goals are reported for low-density...

    Cholesterol
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    OPIOID-BASED PLANT MIGHT NOT BE BEST SOLUTION TO CURB HABITUAL ALCOHOL USE

    A team has examined the effects of kratom and the potential impacts on people with alcohol use disorder.

    Alcohol
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Nov 13, 2019

    DRIVER FOUND FOR MORE DEADLY PROSTATE CANCER

    A transcription factor that aids neuron function also appears to enable a cell conversion in the prostate gland that can make an already...

    Cancer, Prostate, AIDS