• By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 27, 2019

    WIDESPREAD DISEASE DIABETES: WHY DO BETA CELLS REFUSE TO RELEASE INSULIN?

    One in 11 adults worldwide suffers from diabetes, and the number of diabetes patients is rising rapidly. Diabetes is worldwide one...

    Diabetes
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 27, 2019

    KEEPING ACTIVE OR BECOMING MORE ACTIVE IN MIDDLE AND OLDER AGE LINKED TO LONGER LIFE

    Keeping physically active or becoming more active during middle and older age is associated with a lower risk of death, regardless...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 27, 2019

    ALS PATIENTS MAY BENEFIT FROM MORE GLUCOSE

    A new study has uncovered a potential new way to treat patients with ALS, a debilitating neurodegenerative disease.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 27, 2019

    NEWLY DEFINED CANCER DRIVER IS FAST, FURIOUS AND LOUD

    A new study finds that the gene FOXA1 overrides normal biology in three different ways to drive prostate cancer. They refer to the...

    Prostate, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 27, 2019

    SCIENTISTS DEVELOPING WAY TO HELP PREMATURE BABIES BREATHE EASIER

    Researchers suggest a possible cell-based therapy to stimulate lung development in fragile premature infants who suffer from a rare...

    Baby
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    PROFESSORS NEED TO BE ENTERTAINING TO PREVENT STUDENTS FROM WATCHING YOUTUBE IN CLASS

    Students think it is instructors' responsibility to ensure they don't surf the web in class, according to a new study.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    A HIDDEN TRUTH: HOSPITAL FAUCETS ARE OFTEN HOME TO SLIME AND BIOFILM

    Hand hygiene is a critical component of infection prevention in hospitals, but the unintended consequences include water splashing...

    Hospital, Hands
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    NEW KNOWLEDGE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF ASTHMA

    Researchers have studied which genes are expressed in overactive immune cells in mice with asthma-like inflammation of the airways....

    Asthma
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    LEARNING FROM EXPERIENCE IS ALL IN THE TIMING

    Animals learn the hard way which sights, sounds, and smells are relevant to survival. New research in flies shows that the timing of...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    WHAT MADE HUMANS 'THE FAT PRIMATE'?

    How did humans get to be so much fatter than our closest primate relatives, despite sharing 99% of the same DNA? A new study suggests...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    MILK: BEST DRINK TO REDUCE BURN FROM CHILI PEPPERS

    People who order their Buffalo wings especially spicy and sometimes find them to be too 'hot,' should choose milk to reduce the burn,...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    HELPING PHYSICS TEACHERS WHO DON'T KNOW PHYSICS

    A shortage of high school physics teachers has led to teachers with little-to-no training taking over physics classrooms, reports show....

    Stress
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    PHONES AND WEARABLES COMBINE TO ASSESS WORKER PERFORMANCE

    Consumer tech and a custom app combine to optimize the employee review.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    MICRONUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES COMMON AT TIME OF CELIAC DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

    Micronutrient deficiencies, including vitamins B12 and D, as well as folate, iron, zinc and copper, are common in adults at the time...

    Vitamins
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    PEOPLE PREFER TO DONATE TIME - EVEN WHEN CHARITIES LOSE OUT

    Each year during the holiday season, soup kitchens and charities alike are flooded with offers to volunteer. But is a donation of your...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    TAPPING INTO THE WAY CELLS COMMUNICATE

    For the first time, scientists can record cells communicating in real time, opening the floodgates for new developments in cell therapy...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    BETTER CARE NEEDED FOR PEOPLE DISPLAYING FIRST SYMPTOMS OF BIPOLAR DISORDER

    Better care and more research into treatments for people experiencing a first manic episode are urgently needed, according to researchers....

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    SCIENTISTS CLOSER TO UNRAVELING MECHANISMS OF SPEECH PROCESSING IN THE BRAIN

    A new study that sheds light on how the brain processes language could lead to a better understanding of autism spectrum disorder,...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    VIDEO GAMES OFFER CLUES TO HELP CURB ANIMAL DISEASE OUTBREAKS

    As Asia and Europe battle African swine fever outbreaks, new research shows how farmers' risk attitudes affect the spread of infectious...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Jun 26, 2019

    SPEEDING UP SINGLE-CELL GENOMICS RESEARCH

    Time-saving method makes it possible to profile gene regulation in tens of thousands of individual human cells in a single day. Approach...