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Young children who are exposed to large amounts of adult speech have better cognitive...

Researchers have found that young children who are exposed to large amounts of adult speech tend to have better cognitive skills. The major new study, led by researchers at...

Researchers found that HSV-1 and HSV-2 are mixing together to result in several new,...

The line between the human herpes simplex viruses - HSV-1 and HSV-2 - is blurrier than previously thought, according to a new study published this week in the Journal of Infectious Diseases.

Researchers have resensitized breast cancer cells to treatment

ancer cells have various tricks up their metaphorical sleeves to survive in the face of chemotherapy, radiotherapy and other cancer treatments. Now researchers at Mayo have decoded one...

Ketogenic diet can prevent the development of epileptic activity after a traumatic brain injury

Neuroscientists led by Chris Dulla at Tufts University School of Medicine prevented the development of epileptic activity in mice after traumatic brain injury by using a drug that mimics the metabolic effects...

Scientists describe the newly-named pathway to dementia

A recently recognized brain disorder that mimics clinical features of Alzheimer's disease has for the first time been defined with recommended diagnostic criteria and other guidelines for advancing and catalyzing future research....

Researchers harnessed sunlight to isolate hydrogen from industrial wastewater

Hydrogen is a critical component in the manufacture of thousands of common products from plastic to fertilizers, but producing pure hydrogen is expensive and energy intensive. Now, a...

Take advantage of the body’s electrical communications system to send new information

Smart watches. Pacemakers. Internet-connected glasses. These are devices designed to make life easier. And yet, all this wearable technology can be hacked.

Children overweight by age 7 have a higher risk of developing emotional problems by...

Obesity and emotional problems, such as feelings of low mood and anxiety, tend to develop hand-in-hand from as young as age 7 years, according to new research being presented at this year’s...

Studies have linked psoriasis and higher weight

Psoriasis is an immune-mediated disease that causes raised, red, scaly patches to appear on the skin. Psoriasis typically affects the outside of the elbows, knees or scalp, though it...

A wristwatch-like motion-tracking device can detect movement problems in children

A wristwatch-like motion-tracking device can detect movement problems in children whose impairments may be overlooked by doctors and parents, according to a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St....