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The presence of roseola virus in chromosomes triples the risk of angina

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 01:00
People whose chromosomes contain the DNA of the roseola virus are three times more likely to suffer from angina, according to a new study by researchers from the Université Laval Faculty of...

SCOPE program developed to engage communities in preventing childhood obesity

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 01:00
Research highlights the need of community partnerships to create healthier environments for childrenA multidisciplinary group of researchers from British Columbia has developed a participatory...

Early behavior problems may be linked to 'aging' biomarkers in preschoolers

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:00
Preschoolers with oppositional defiant behavior are more likely to have shorter telomeres, a hallmark of cellular aging, which in adults is associated with increased risk for chronic diseases and...

Stress during pregnancy 'alters vaginal microbiome, influencing offspring development'

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 23:00
Maternal stress may impact the gut microbiota composition and brain development of offspring by altering a mother's vaginal microbiome, finds new research.