Sunday, December 15, 2019
Tags Medicine/health

Tag: medicine/health

Joint hypermobility related to anxiety, also in animals

The relation between collagen laxity and anxiety in humans is widely known, but this relation has never been observed before in other species. A...

Vitamin D supplementation not associated with reduced cardiovascular events

Bottom Line: This study, called a meta-analysis, combined the results of 21 randomized clinical trials with about 83,000 patients to look at whether vitamin...

Certain behaviors in kindergarten associated with lower adult salary

Bottom Line: Inattention among kindergarteners was associated with lower earnings as adults in this study based on behavioral ratings from kindergarten teachers for 2,850...

Reports of unprofessional behavior by surgeons and risk of complications for...

Bottom Line: This observational study looked at whether patients whose surgeons were more often reported by coworkers for unprofessional behavior were at greater risk...

Distinguishing helpful and harmful gut immune cells offers new view on...

A type of immune cell that contributes to inflammatory bowel disease exists in two forms, 'good' and 'bad'. A new Crick-led study...

‘Goldilocks’ neurons promote REM sleep

Every night while sleeping, we cycle between two very different states of sleep. Upon falling asleep, we enter non-rapid eye movement (non-REM) sleep...

Fatty fish without environmental pollutants protect against type 2 diabetes

If the fatty fish we eat were free of environmental pollutants, it would reduce our risk of developing type 2 diabetes. However, the...

Kazan University Clinic testing biodegradable plant-based implants

The prosthetics technology is based on potato and corn materials which serve as "food" for the replaced tissues and can be slowly absorbed by...

Scientists identify genes associated with biliary atresia survival

CINCINNATI -- Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...

Shimmer and ClearSky announce partnership to improve analysis of wearable sensor...

CAMBRIDGE, MA and YORK, ENGLAND - June 19, 2019 - Shimmer Research, a global leader in wearable technology for research applications, and...