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People sleep significantly better and feel more alert during the day if they get at least 150 minutes of exercise a week, a new study concludes.
Health Nov 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Scientists have discovered that a gene that influences empathy, parental sensitivity and sociability is so powerful that even strangers observing 20 seconds of silent video identified people with a particular genetic variation ...
Genetics Nov 14, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 2 |
After men become fathers for the first time, they show significant decreases in crime, tobacco and alcohol use, according to a new, 19-year study.
Health Nov 07, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A new study concludes that men who experience persistently moderate or high levels of stressful life events over a number of years have a 50 percent higher mortality rate.
Health Oct 20, 2011 | 3 / 5 (4) | 0 |
Researchers in Uruguay and Oregon have discovered a previously unknown type of neural cell that appears to be closely linked to the progression of amytrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, that they believe will ...
Medical research Oct 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
New research has found that if you want some of the many health benefits associated with eating broccoli or other cruciferous vegetables, you need to eat the real thing a key phytochemical in these ...
Health Oct 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
College students aren't eating enough fruits and vegetables in fact, a new study shows students aren't even eating one serving per day, far from the recommended five daily servings.
Health Aug 17, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A growing body of evidence suggests that antioxidants may have significant value in addressing infertility issues in both women and men, including erectile dysfunction, and researchers say that large, specific clinical studies ...
Medical research Jul 28, 2011 | 4.4 / 5 (5) | 0 |
Children who regularly participated in a Simon Says-type game designed to improve self-regulation called the Head-Toes-Knees-Shoulders task may have better math and early literacy scores.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 18, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
Stereotypes about gender affect investment decision-making, even among successful women, researchers concluded in a new study on how gender affects investing strategies.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Sulforaphane, one of the primary phytochemicals in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables that helps them prevent cancer, has been shown for the first time to selectively target and kill cancer cells while leaving normal ...
Cancer Jun 09, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
One of the beneficial compounds found in green tea has a powerful ability to increase the number of "regulatory T cells" that play a key role in immune function and suppression of autoimmune disease, according to new research ...
Medical research Jun 02, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
The Internet is empowering its users more than ever, but the same technology that allows people access to limitless information has also enabled some to combat scientific or medical authority with their personal experiences.
Other Jun 01, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Couples having marital difficulties may have infants who are losing sleep, according to a new study and that may have a continuing impact on the children.
Health May 11, 2011 | not rated yet | 0