(Medical Xpress) -- Using simple ethanol-based hand sanitisers and regular cleaning with ethanol wipes can dramatically reduce bacteria on shared computer keyboards.
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In this story writer Jenny Hall talks with Greg Wells about the relationship between type 2 diabetes and exercise.
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(Medical Xpress) -- Swiss scientists have proven that light intensity influences our cognitive performance and how alert we feel, and that these positive effects last until early evening.
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(Medical Xpress) -- The umbilical cord is of great importance to the health of newborns, even after theyve left the womb. If it is left in place for a while after birth, the risk of iron deficiency drops ...
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(Medical Xpress) -- Despite recent dramatic reductions in cot death rates in the UK, and the development of sophisticated screening for Downs syndrome, preventing stillbirth is proving tougher to tackle. ...
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How do get something to grow out of nothing? This is what the polymer chemistry team at the Department of Chemistry at Ångström Laboratory is discovering at great speed. Their findings mean that ...
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This weekend, many mothers-to-be celebrated Mother's Day, a welcome relief from the inherent stresses of pregnancy.
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(Medical Xpress) -- A proof-of-concept study applying financial portfolio theory to U.S. biomedical research funding shows that the nations health might gain the largest benefit by increasing ...
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(Medical Xpress) -- Treating eyes with gentle infra-red light can help prevent the damage caused by subsequent exposure to bright light, new scientific research has found.
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(Medical Xpress) -- Our decisions to trust people with our money are based more on how they look then how they behave, according to new research from the University of Warwick.
Psychology & Psychiatry May 14, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have developed a genetic test that can accurately predict whether the most common form of eye cancer will spread to ...
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Many people talk of problem gambling as an 'addiction' but work coming out of the University of Sydney's Gambling Treatment Clinic suggests that this may not be the case.
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(Medical Xpress) -- It has long been suspected that humans do not experience the world continuously, but rather in rapid snapshots.
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(Medical Xpress) -- A medical research team at the University of Alberta has made two related discoveries that could shed more light on Alzheimers disease.
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Scientists at A*STARs Institute of Medical Biology (IMB), in collaboration with doctors and scientists in Jordan, Turkey, Switzerland and USA, have identified the genetic cause of a birth defect known as Hamamy syndrome. ...
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