Depression symptoms

Patients With Depression Symptoms Are Less Productive

BOSTON - Depressed patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) are more likely to miss days of work or school than those without depression symptoms, according...

Gene-Editing Alternative Corrects Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

DALLAS - April 12, 2017 - Using the new gene-editing enzyme CRISPR-Cpf1, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have successfully corrected Duchenne muscular dystrophy...
doxycycline

Doxycycline May Help To Prevent Or Treat PTSD

The common antibiotic doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative associations in the brain, according to new research from UCL and the University of...

Tiny magnetic implant offers new drug delivery method

The device, a silicone sponge with magnetic carbonyl iron particles wrapped in a round polymer layer, measures just six millimetres in diameter. The drug...
Alcohol use

Study Finds Effective Interventions To Prevent Alcohol Use Among American Indian And Rural Youth

Community-based and individual-level prevention strategies are effective ways to reduce alcohol use among American Indian and other youth living in rural communities, according to...

What the ability to ‘get the gist’ says about your traumatic brain injury

Many who have a chronic traumatic brain injury (TBI) report struggling to solve problems, understand complex information and maintain friendships, despite scoring normally on...
Food allergy

2016 Research Highlights — Clinical Breakthroughs

Research Highlights With NIH support, scientists across the United States and the world conduct wide-ranging research to improve the health of our nation. Groundbreaking NIH-funded...
A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

New Protein Discovered In Ageing And Cancer

A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary...
smoking bans

New study on smoking bans finds decreasein smoke exposure in public and private places

Exposure to secondhand smoke has long been associated with negative health effects. A study of secondhand smoke exposure after two smoking bans in Spain,...
child obesity

Child obesity ’35-40 percent’ inherited from parents

Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI - how fat or thin they are - is inherited from their parents, a new study...
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