Neurons ripple while brains rest to lock in memories

Memories resonate in the mind even when it’s not aware of processing them. New research from Rice University and Michigan Medicine takes a step...

Combination of probiotics and herbal supplement may prolong lifespan, research shows

You are what you eat. Or so the saying goes. Science now tells us that we are what the bacteria living in our intestinal...

Antifungal drug kills dormant colorectal cancer cells

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most commonly diagnosed type of cancer in the United States. Though various treatments are available for it, certain tumor...

Breakthrough research could save many breast cancer patients from having to...

Tens of thousands of patients diagnosed early each year with the most common type of breast cancer can now safely avoid chemotherapy treatment without worrying if...

Study finds rare gain for tough-to-treat pancreatic cancer

Patients with pancreatic cancer that hadn't spread lived substantially longer on a four-drug combo than on a single standard cancer drug, a rare advance...

Researchers discover new medicine that may fight against monogenic obesity

Around two to six per cent of all people with obesity develop obesity already in early childhood; it's in their genetic cards. Obesity-causal mutations...

Study casts doubt on ‘healthy obesity’

Women who are overweight or obese but otherwise healthy are still at an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, a large study suggests. The analysis tracked...

Research finds pain expectation is pain reality for children

So much for, "See? That wasn't so bad." If your child thinks the needle is going to hurt, that expectation ensures it's going to hurt. That's...

Researchers 3D Bioprint Human Corneas

As the protective, outermost layer of the human eye, the cornea has an important role in focusing vision. It is responsible for the transmission and...

Fertility and diet: Is there a connection?

Here are some headlines on fertility and diet that caught our attention: The ultimate fertility diet: We reveal what to eat and what to avoid Here’s...