Some patients, particularly young patients who shouldn't yet have back and neck issues, are reporting disk hernias and alignment problems, the US study authors write in The Spine Journal.Read More »
Over the course of eight months from August to March, staff at UC Irvine Medical Center have secretly battled to control a spread of MRSA in one of the hospital's two units for critically-ill newborns.Read More »
REGULAR exercise combined with a Mediterranean-style diet can add years to your life, according to new research.
COMPUTER GAMES such as Minecraft and Tetris could help lessen the effects of Parkinson’s disease, according to research by British neuroscientists.
Christopher Cataldo has a rare and incurable condition called eosinophilic esophagitis, which means eating or even smelling most foods could kill him - except Chick-fil-A fries.Read More »
Scientists have been probing the phenomenon ever since a 1971 study showed female college roommates ended up synchronizing. But new evidence from Oxford researchers casts doubt.Read More »
Gin is good for your metabolism. That is according to researchers at Latvia's University of Sigulda.Read More »
The findings stem from a study which asked people from across Japan to answer questions assessing their calculation skills, understanding of pricing behavior, and bonds and stocks.Read More »
However, the same benefits can't be seen from more vigorous forms of exercise, such as running, cycling or swimming. University of California, Santa Barbara researchers say.Read More »
Youngsters with bites that don't quite match up on either side show signs of early life stress, scientists at the University of Washington believe.Read More »