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Researchers have designed a new version of a labor-tracking tool for pregnant women that they predict could reduce the use of hormonal intervention during labor and lower the number of cesarean sections performed on low-risk, ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Mar 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Researchers have identified a molecule that helps control the severity of graft-versus-host disease, a life-threatening complication for many leukemia patients who receive a bone-marrow transplant.
Cancer Mar 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Middle- and high-school students who bully their classmates are more likely than others to use substances such as cigarettes, alcohol and marijuana, a new study found.
Psychology & Psychiatry Mar 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
In this world, there are winners and losers and, for your own safety, it is best to fear the winners.
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 29, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
The many short pieces of mobile DNA that exist in the genome can contribute to significant biological differences between lineages of mice, according to a new study led by researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive ...
Genetics Feb 23, 2012 | 4.8 / 5 (4) | 0 |
The more afraid a person is of a spider, the bigger that individual perceives the spider to be, new research suggests.
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 22, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 1 |
According to a new study, smoking causes the body to turn against its own helpful bacteria, leaving smokers more vulnerable to disease.
Health Feb 15, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Water-associated infectious disease outbreaks are more likely to occur in areas where a region's population density is growing, according to a new global analysis of economic and environmental conditions that influence the ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Feb 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- A specific goal to eat a set number of daily servings of low-glycemic-index foods can improve dietary habits of people with Type 2 diabetes, according to new research.
Diabetes Feb 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Most studies that have examined growing levels of health disparity in the United States have focused on the gap between the "haves" and the "have-nots" in terms of socioeconomic factors such as education and income.
Health Feb 01, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
On any given weekend, at least 10 percent of students at a single college could be hosting a party, and on average, party hosts who live off campus are drinking more and engaging in more alcohol-related problem behaviors ...
Health Jan 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
New research shows that infectious disease-fighting drugs could be designed to block a pathogen's entry into cells rather than to kill the bug itself.
Medical research Jan 09, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Both children and the elderly have slower response times when they have to make quick decisions in some settings.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 27, 2011 | 5 / 5 (4) | 1 |
The quality of the emotional relationship between a mother and her young child could affect the potential for that child to be obese during adolescence, a new study suggests.
Health Dec 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Drinking enough alcohol to become intoxicated increases aggression significantly in people who have one particular personality trait, according to new research.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 19, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (6) | 0 |