Health

A healthy lifestyle may help former smokers lower their risk of death from all causes

Former smokers who stick to a healthy lifestyle have a lower risk of dying from all causes than those who…

5 days ago

Adults who cut back on sleep for six weeks had increased markers of inflammation.

Getting a consistent good night’s sleep supports normal production and programming of hematopoietic stem cells, a building block of the…

6 days ago

A nutrition label for Earth

We’re all capable of slowing down the effects of a warming Earth, and it could be as simple as how…

2 weeks ago

The Sleep Detectives

When the lights go down in UC Irvine’s Sleep Center, things can get a little strange. Although some of the…

3 weeks ago

Dog ownership and mental health – for better and worse

The FINANCIAL -- It is often believed that a close relationship between owners and their dogs can bring many mental health…

2 months ago

1 in 500 men with extra sex chromosome at higher risk of disease

The FINANCIAL -- Researchers have found that around one in 500 men could be carrying an extra X or Y…

3 months ago

Should There be more Microbes on Your Plate?

The FINANCIAL -- Our diets provide us with the building blocks we need to stay healthy and fight disease. The nutrients…

4 months ago

Healthy food, healthy people, healthy planet

The FINANCIAL -- UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) adds £14 million funding into research that puts improved health outcomes for…

5 months ago

Creating new diets to feed healthy old age

The FINANCIAL -- A new research network, involving University of Liverpool researchers, to co-create healthy, affordable foods and diets for…

6 months ago

Sweet Vibes between longtime couples are tied to longer, healthier lives

Hold back on the bickering. Couples who share sweet moments filled with humor and affection, and sync up biologically —…

7 months ago

NIH-funded study identifies brain cells that form boundaries between discrete events

Researchers recorded the brain activity of participants as they watched videos, and they noticed two distinct groups of cells that…

7 months ago

Autism is still underdiagnosed in girls and women

Tamara May, Monash University and Carol A Adams, Durham University Being autistic, but not diagnosed, can lead to a lifetime…

8 months ago

Women ‘brushed off’ by the health care system to ‘suffer in silence’, study reveals

The FINANCIAL -- Many women feel they are not being listened to about their health needs – with older women…

8 months ago

Vitamin D supplements lower risk of autoimmune disease, researchers say

Study of older adults is 'first direct evidence' of protection against rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, other conditions.In a new study, investigators…

8 months ago

Hospitalizations for eating disorder increased during pandemic

Researchers can’t yet pinpoint definitive reasons, though they surmise it was a combination of factors, including stress, an outsized focus…

9 months ago