Researchers found a correlation between not getting enough sleep and the odds of risky behavior in a new study focused on teenagers. Adolescents need eight to 10 hours of sleep every night, according to experts.
Healthy Living/Wellness October 3, 2018
Proper dosage is necessary for effective treatment, but many patients have trouble sticking to their dosing schedules. A new pill design aims to address this by facilitating long-term drug release.
Life April 9, 2016
Researchers launched a study involving thousands of family members of patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis to see if there’s a way to tell who can get the condition. Positive results will allow for early disease intervention and treatment.
Life February 9, 2016
By detecting more than 1,000 viruses, a new blood test may be the future of medicine. The new technology enables scientists to determine the profile of viruses so breakthrough diagnostic and treatment strategies may be possible, improving the health care delivery system.
Life June 6, 2015
Researchers at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Massachusetts have found that using antidepressant medication during late pregnancy could cause a slight increase in the baby's potential to develop a fatal heart condition.
Life June 3, 2015
Coffee and caffeine intake has different effects on different individuals. A new study suggests genes may play a role to such differences.
Life October 8, 2014
Astronauts and crew members aren’t taking the much-needed sleep to perform well in their functions and are found to be using sleeping medications a lot. Here’s what a study discovered.
Space August 10, 2014
A breakthrough study identified a way to regenerate human corneal tissue with the use of donor stem cells. A new technique in finding the limbal stems may help studies develop a therapy that may restore sight in the future.
Life July 4, 2014
Despite the numerous studies that have proven antibiotics cannot cure acute bronchitis, doctors in the last decade insisted on giving such prescriptions to their patients, a recent study revealed.
Life May 22, 2014