A little practice goes a long way, according to researchers at McMaster University, who have found the effects of practice on the brain have remarkable staying power.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 27, 2011 | 5 / 5 (4) | 2 |
McMaster researchers from three disciplines are deploying thousands of tiny worms and a homegrown invention to test drugs in a collaborative bid to defeat Parkinson's Disease.
Genetics Jun 24, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Women with urinary incontinence after giving birth are almost twice as likely to develop postpartum depression as those without incontinence, according to a new study led by Wendy Sword, a professor in McMaster University's ...
Health Jun 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Bacterial and viral sexually transmitted infections can exacerbate HIV replication in co- infected individuals, a team of Canadian researchers led by Charu Kaushic, associate professor of pathology and ...
HIV & AIDS Jun 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Proposals recommending routine screening of all children for autism gets a thumbs down from researchers at McMaster University.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 13, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 5 |
She's a biologist investigating microbial genomics. He studies protein structures using electron microscopy. Put them together and their research opens doors.
Medical research Jun 06, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Additional radiation treatment improves disease free survival lessening the chance of cancer recurring in women with early breast cancer who have had breast conserving surgery (lumpectomy), interim results of a new study ...
Cancer Jun 04, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
For the first time, researchers at McMaster University have conclusive evidence that bacteria residing in the gut influence brain chemistry and behaviour.
Medical research May 17, 2011 | 4.8 / 5 (20) | 9 |
New research from McMaster University may answer a controversial question: do the blind have a better sense of touch because the brain compensates for vision loss or because of heavy reliance on their fingertips?
Neuroscience May 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
It's a disease affecting those closest to us our fathers, brothers and sons.
Cancer May 10, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
An over-the-counter drug used to treat diarrhea combined with minocycline, an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections, could one day change the lives of those living with cystic fibrosis.
Medical research Apr 24, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(PhysOrg.com) -- Patients in critical care have a larger risk for dangerous blood clots because they are immobile and usually have heart or breathing problems. However, an international study by McMaster University researchers ...
Medications Apr 15, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Imagine a world without antibiotics. Common infections are life threatening. Pneumonia, urinary tract infections and venereal diseases are incurable. Cancer chemotherapies do not exist. The life expectancy for Canadian men ...
Medications Apr 07, 2011 | 4 / 5 (2) | 0