NEW DRUG SEEKS RECEPTORS IN SARCOMA CELLS, ATTACKS TUMORS IN ANIMAL TRIALS

A new compound that targets a receptor within sarcoma cancer cells shrank tumors and hampered their ability to spread in mice and pigs,...

THE IMMUNE SYSTEM'S SUPERCELL - HOW IT MATURES

NK cells, or natural killer cells, play an important role in the body's defences against cancer and various infections. Now scientists...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS UNCOVER MOLECULAR MECHANISMS LINKED TO AUTISM AND SCHIZOPHRENIA

Studies have linked DNA changes to their molecular effects in the brain, uncovering new mechanisms for psychiatric diseases. The findings...

VIDEO GAME PLAYERS FREQUENTLY EXPOSED TO GRAPHIC CONTENT MAY SEE WORLD DIFFERENTLY

Disturbing imagery disrupts perception, but not as much among violent video game players, psychologists have shown.

 
 
 

HOW PARENTS PROTECT CHILDREN FROM THE LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF STRESS

When young children experience violence or poverty, the effect can last well into adulthood. But new research suggests that a strong...

VACCINE COULD HELP ADDRESS THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

Synthetic psychoactive drugs have become a serious public health threat in recent years. This is particularly true of the fentanyls,...

 
 
 

PROBIOTICS COULD HELP MILLIONS OF PATIENTS SUFFERING FROM BIPOLAR DISORDER

About 3 million people in the US are diagnosed every year with bipolar disorder, a psychiatric condition characterized by dramatic...

CONTROL HIV BY TREATING SCHISTOSOMIASIS, NEW STUDY SUGGESTS

Of the 34 million people worldwide with HIV, and the 200 million with schistosomiasis, the majority live in Africa - where millions...

 
 
 

TREATMENT SHOWN TO IMPROVE THE ODDS AGAINST BONE MARROW CANCER

Hope has emerged for patients with a serious type of bone marrow cancer as new research into a therapeutic drug has revealed improved...

WIRING DIAGRAM OF THE BRAIN PROVIDES A CLEARER PICTURE OF BRAIN SCAN DATA

Neuroscientists have used data from the human brain connectome - a publicly available 'wiring diagram' of the human brain based on...

 
 
 

AGE-RELATED IMMUNITY LOSS

Research in mouse cells identifies defective metabolic pathway in aging immune T cells. The pathway is critical for switching T cells...

NONCODING MUTATIONS CONTRIBUTE TO AUTISM RISK

A whole-genome sequencing study of nearly 2,000 families has implicated mutations in 'promoter regions' of the genome - regions that...

 
 
 

EBOLA-FIGHTING PROTEIN DISCOVERED IN HUMAN CELLS

Researchers have discovered a human protein that helps fight the Ebola virus and could one day lead to an effective therapy against...

HIV VACCINE PROTECTS NON-HUMAN PRIMATES FROM INFECTION

New research shows that an experimental HIV vaccine strategy works in non-human primates. In the study, rhesus macaque monkeys produced...

 
 
 

EARLY PHYSICAL THERAPY CAN REDUCE RISK, AMOUNT OF LONG-TERM OPIOID USE, STUDY FINDS

Patients who underwent physical therapy soon after being diagnosed with pain in the shoulder, neck, low back or knee were approximately...

SELF-PERCEPTION AND REALITY SEEM TO LINE-UP WHEN IT COMES TO JUDGING OUR OWN PERSONALITY

When it comes to personality, it turns out your peers probably think the same way about you as you do about yourself.

 
 
 

CAN STEM CELLS HELP A DISEASED HEART HEAL ITSELF? RESEARCHER ACHIEVES IMPORTANT MILESTONE

Scientists have taken an important step toward the goal of making diseased hearts heal themselves - a new model that would reduce the...

A CO-WORKER'S RUDENESS CAN AFFECT YOUR SLEEP - AND YOUR PARTNER'S

A new study found workplace incivilities has the potential to not only negatively affect an employee's sleep but their partner's as...

 
 
 

A ROLE FOR MICRORNAS IN SOCIAL BEHAVIOR

Researchers have uncovered a microRNA cluster that regulates synaptic strength and is involved in the control of social behavior in...

PROSTATE CANCER: NEW COMPUTER MODEL ENABLES RESEARCHERS TO PREDICT COURSE OF DISEASE

How does a normal cell turn into a deadly cancer? Seeking an answer to this Question researchers examined the tumor genomes of nearly...

 
 
 



Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

He reassures Americans as he reminds people to sign up for the health care program before the deadline. Read more ...

Squeezing in a Workout After Your Flu Shot Could Make the Vaccine More Effective

Squeezing in a Workout After Your Flu Shot Could Make the Vaccine More Effective

Just got your flu shot and wondering if it's safe to push through your usual workout? Your arm might be sore for a couple days, but that's no reason to avoid the gym. "There is... Read more ...

New evidence PROVES that air pollution affects the placenta of developing babies

New evidence PROVES that air pollution affects the placenta of developing babies

Women tend to be even more careful about their lifestyle and diet when they're pregnant, but there's one thing they might be forgetting. According to a study, even unborn... Read more ...

Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

Many people try massage for relaxation and pain relief. In Ayurveda, massage and physical therapy have often been used to treat patients with chronic pain syndromes and... Read more ...

Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

During 18-year-old Maison Hullibarger's funeral, a priest criticized him for dying by suicide When Jeff and Linda Hullibarger met with Father LaCuesta ahead of their son's... Read more ...

Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

Pediatric Asthma Risk Score will become the most common tool used to predict asthma in young children and help prevent the common airway disease from developing, reveals a new... Read more ...

How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

In a longitudinal study of pregnant women across US, many of the women avoided certain allergenic foods to prevent food allergies in infants. Read more ...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced government health insurance tyranny comes to an end

In a stunning ruling that's sending shock waves across the nation, a federal judge has ruled that Obamacare - the deceptively named “Affordable Care Act” - violates the United... Read more ...

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

A study from the University of Geneva backs the age-old knowledge that losing weight requires reducing your caloric intake. However, the researchers say it's not so your body... Read more ...

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Jorja Emerson's family fought for weeks to secure the landmark prescription from a private hospital in London - but they have now been told they face a further delay in... Read more ...