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Forensic researchers have found a more accurate way to assess an individual's age at death, based on the bone mineral density of the femur. The technique could be used to help identify human remains. [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
Researchers have, for the first time, used a material's persistent photoconductivity to stimulate neurotype cells. The technique, which is relatively simple, should facilitate future research on using charge to influence cellular behavior. [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
In a study of patients with head and neck cancer, even mild depressive symptoms were associated with poorer overall survival. [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018
Source: Science Daily- Depression
In an assessment of their 'depression literacy' program, which has already been taught to tens of thousands, researchers say the Adolescent Depression Awareness Program achieved its intended effect of encouraging many teenagers to speak up and seek adult help for themselves or a peer. [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018
Source: Science Daily- Depression
A look at misophonia a disorder that results in abnormally strong reactions to everyday human sounds, such as chewing. Included is detail on treatment. [...]
Sun, Jan 21, 2018
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Infant mortality rates in Texas vary dramatically even across neighboring zip codes, according to a new analysis and mapping tool. The analysis and searchable map, which are the first of their kind in Texas, use data from Texas Vital Statistics Linked Birth and Death Records from 2011-2014. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
Researchers have discovered that the risk of death from breast cancer is twice as high for patients with high heterogeneity of the estrogen receptor within the same tumor as compared to patients with low heterogeneity. The study shows that the higher risk of death is independent of other known tumor [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
A look at racing thoughts and how to stop them. Included is detail on how to calm the mind and medical options for racing thoughts that are distracting. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
A new study is helping to answer a pressing question among scientists of just how close mice are to people when it comes to researching cancer. The findings reveal how mice can actually mimic human breast cancer tissue and its genes, even more so than previously thought, as well as [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
New researcher shows how Zika virus infection in five pregnant rhesus monkeys caused placental tissues to become thickened and inflamed, resulting in less oxygen being transported across the placenta and to the baby. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health