Researchers from Murdoch University's School of Health Professions are urging health organisations to reconsider their attitudes to mothers and babies bedsharing.
Health Apr 29, 2013 | 4.1 / 5 (34) | 0
Scientists on Sunday said they had found a key piece in the puzzle as to why a tiny minority of individuals infected with HIV have a natural ability to fight off the deadly AIDS virus.
HIV & AIDS Jun 10, 2012 | 4.6 / 5 (17) | 1
(Phys.org) -- Research from Goldsmiths, University of London suggests domestic dogs express empathic behaviour when confronted with humans in distress.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 07, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (11) | 0
Everywhere you turn of late, it seems youre confronted with a bottle of alcohol-based hand sanitizer. We asked Professor James Scott whether these formulations workand if so, how?
Health Jan 10, 2012 | 5 / 5 (10) | 0
Drugs that combat ageing may be available within five years, following landmark work led by an Australian researcher. The work, published in the March 8 issue of Science, finally proves that a single anti-ageing enzyme in the ...
Medical research Mar 08, 2013 | 5 / 5 (10) | 2
In a groundbreaking study, researchers from the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom have discovered a link between the déjà vu phenomenon and structures in the human brain, effectively confirming ...
Neuroscience May 28, 2012 | 4.8 / 5 (10) | 2
The underlying reason autism is often associated with gastrointestinal problems is an unknown, but new results to be published in the online journal mBio on January 10 reveal that the guts of autistic children differ from o ...
Autism spectrum disorders Jan 09, 2012 | 3.5 / 5 (13) | 8
In the mid-1990s, Pradeep Ramanathan was working at the technology company Intel in Californias Silicon Valley. With a background in physics and engineering, he was successful in his job, but he had ...
Medical research Aug 09, 2011 | 5 / 5 (9) | 5
Indian drugs giant Cipla said Friday it has slashed by up to 76 percent prices of generic medicines used to treat brain, lung and kidney cancer in what the company called a "humanitarian move".
Medications May 04, 2012 | 4.9 / 5 (9) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Volunteers were asked to perform two 20-second cycle sprints, three times per week for researchers in the Universitys Department for Health
Health Dec 09, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (10) | 1
A 98-year-old researcher argues that, contrary to decades of clinical assumptions and advice to patients, dietary cholesterol is good for your heart – unless that cholesterol is unnaturally oxidized (by ...
Cardiology Feb 27, 2013 | 5 / 5 (8) | 0
A number of studies have shown that it is possible to lengthen the average life of individuals of many species, including mammals, by acting on specific genes. To date, however, this has meant altering the animals' genes ...
Genetics May 14, 2012 | 4.9 / 5 (8) | 1
Researchers at the University of Leeds have discovered a pain-free way of tackling dental decay that reverses the damage of acid attack and re-builds teeth as new.
Health Aug 23, 2011 | 4.2 / 5 (9) | 3
The first thing that people notice about Brahim Takioullah is not his feet -- which he hopes will make him famous -- but his enormous height. He stands more than eight foot (246 cm) tall.
Other Oct 08, 2011 | 4.1 / 5 (9) | 0
(AP) -- The software testers at Aspiritech are a collection of characters. Katie Levin talks nonstop. Brian Tozzo hates driving. Jamie Specht is bothered by bright lights, vacuum cleaners and the feel of carpeting ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 21, 2011 | 5 / 5 (7) | 0