Three physician-scientists receive Doris Duke Charitable Foundation awards

Three physician-scientists from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have received a

Increased use of partial knee replacement could save the NHS £30 million per year

New research from a randomised clinical trial published today in The Lancet and funded

Test shown to improve accuracy in identifying precancerous pancreatic cysts

In a proof-of-concept study, an international scientific team led by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer

Learning several new things at once increases cognitive abilities in older adults

UCR psychologist Rachel Wu says one important way of staving off cognitive decline is

Hand sanitisers in public won’t wipe out the flu but they might reduce its spread

This year’s flu season is off to an early start, with 144,000 confirmed cases

People who microdose psychedelic substances report improved mood and focus

A University of Toronto Mississauga researcher and his colleagues have “uncovered high potential research

Iatrogenic disorders in psychiatry are common and neglected

In a paper published in the current issue of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Giovanni Fava

C. difficile resists hospital disinfectant, persists on hospital gowns, stainless steel

Surgical gowns and stainless steel remained contaminated with the pathogen Clostridium difficile even after

Targeting a key protein may keep ovarian cancer cells from spreading

Preventing a protein from doing its job may keep a certain type of ovarian

Elevated systolic BP may up risk for valvular heart disease

(HealthDay)—The cumulative effect of elevated systolic blood pressure appears to be associated with an

‘Natural’ and ‘organic’ cigarettes are just like other cigarettes

Descriptors such as “natural” and “made from organic tobacco” in the marketing of Natural

Six-packs and bulging biceps: How appearance pressures take their toll on men’s mental health

Over recent years, “body dissatisfaction”—or shame about one’s appearance—has been on the rise in

Rosy health and sickly green: Color associations play robust role in reading faces

Anyone who has ever sensed that a person is sick simply by looking at

Cancer genes and the tumor milieu

The tumor microenvironment (TME) is a mix of fluids, immune cells and blood vessels

Dengue infection: A shield against Zika-related birth defects

The Zika virus outbreak in Latin America less than 5 years ago had severe

Increasing physical activity does not improve the function of brown adipose tissue

A study conducted by researchers from the University of Granada (UGR) has found that,

In new study, researchers controlled behavior in a mouse’s brain with single-cell precision

For the first time, a team of neuroscientists from Columbia University have controlled a

Immune-boosting compound makes immunotherapy effective against pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is especially challenging to treat – only eight percent of patients are

Researchers ID cause and potential treatment for deadly inherited arrhythmia

Leading a global network of 28 healthcare institutes, researchers at The Ohio State University

Sister, neighbor, friend: Thinking about multiple roles boosts kids’ performance

A typical child plays many roles, such as friend, neighbor, son or daughter. Simply

Cancer cell’s ‘self eating’ tactic may be its weakness

Cancer cells use a bizarre strategy to reproduce in a tumor’s low-energy environment; they

A new target for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine identifies a new target for the

Low vitamin D at birth raises risk of higher blood pressure in kids

Vitamin D deficiency from birth to early childhood was associated with an increased risk

Home remedies: Can fish oil supplements treat depression?

Fish oil supplements may ease depression in some people. Some studies in adults suggest

Hydrogel offers real promise in treating diabetes

Researchers at EPFL have developed a hydrogel that offers unrivaled protection against transplanted cell

Combination therapy for rosacea shows improved response rates

Combining ivermectin cream (IVM) and doxycycline modified-release capsules (DMR) can improve response rates for

New Australian-Pacific scabies treatment has lasting results, study finds

Results of a two-year update of the world’s first comparative trial of mass drug

The pain of PTSD—and hope for help

Seth Moulton, a Massachusetts Congressman, decorated Iraq War veteran, and Democratic candidate for president,

Improving cancer treatment is ‘major priority’ for public

Enhancing cancer treatment is a “major priority” for the UK public, which also thinks

New Ebola transmission model predicted latest Uganda cases

A new risk assessment model for the transmission of Ebola accurately predicted its spread