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Brain research reveals new hope for patients with anorexia nervosa Researchers used state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to investigate the consequences of anorexia nervosa on brain structure. Their novel findings obtained by measuring cortical thickness for the first time in the eating disorder a
Science Daily | Dec 3, 2014 1:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mediterranean diet linked to improved CV function in erectile dysfunction patients The Mediterranean diet is linked to improved cardiovascular performance in patients with erectile dysfunction, according to new research. Patients with erectile dysfunction who had poor adherence to the Mediterranean diet had more vascular and cardiac dam
Science Daily | Dec 3, 2014 1:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Vitamin E deficiency linked to greater risk of miscarriage among poor women: Bangladeshi study Pregnant women in Bangladesh with low levels of the most common form of vitamin E are nearly twice as likely to have a miscarriage than those with adequate levels of the vitamin in their blood, according to new research.
Science Daily | Dec 3, 2014 1:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Another case against the midnight snack These days, with the abundance of artificial light, TV, tablets and smartphones, adults and children alike are burning the midnight oil. What they are not burning is calories: with later bedtimes comes the tendency to eat. A new study cautions against an
Science Daily | Dec 2, 2014 5:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Stressed-out cancers may provide drug target Cancer cells may be particularly susceptible to metabolic stress opening the way for new targeted therapy that wont harm normal cells, researchers report. The researchers showed that chromosomal instability -- which is a hallmark of rapidly dividing cance
Science Daily | Dec 2, 2014 2:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Heavier newborns show academic edge in school Birth weight makes a difference to a child's future academic performance, according to new research that found heavier newborns do better in elementary and middle school than infants with lower birth weights. The study raises an intriguing question: Does
Science Daily | Dec 2, 2014 1:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Exercise following bariatric surgery provides health benefits beyond weight loss Researchers discover that moderate exercise following bariatric surgery reduces specific metabolic risk factors associated with type 2 diabetes. The findings suggest that moderate exercise may provide additional benefits to health beyond weight loss in th
Science Daily | Dec 2, 2014 12:12 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diabetes in midlife linked to significant cognitive decline 20 years later People diagnosed with diabetes in midlife are more likely to experience significant memory and cognitive problems during the next 20 years than those with healthy blood sugar levels, new research suggests. The study is believed to be the longest of its ki
Science Daily | Dec 2, 2014 12:12 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Occupational sitting among women linked to obesity You might want to stand up for this. Occupational sitting is associated with an increased likelihood of obesity, especially among black women, independent of occupational and leisure time physical activity, finds a new study.
Science Daily | Dec 1, 2014 9:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Supplemental co-enzyme Q may prevent heart disease in some individuals New research involving rats suggests that if you were born at a low birth weight, supplemental co-enzyme Q may lower your risk for heart disease.
Science Daily | Dec 1, 2014 5:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend