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Contrary to a previous study, new research from more than 1.3 million births concludes that there is no association between labor induction and autism.
A new method for estimating who in the Americas is at risk of infection suggests over 90 million Zika infections could result from the initial spread.
External hemangiomas are birthmarks caused by the growth of extra blood vessels. Learn what they look like, as well as how they are diagnosed and treated.
Researchers have created a 38-point checklist that they say could identify changes in personality and behavior that may be an early sign of Alzheimer's.
New research finds around 35 percent of pregnant women have iron deficiency, increasing their risk of pregnancy complications, such as miscarriage.
Learn all about a number of home remedies for cold sores. This article also looks at prescribed medication and cold sore prevention tips.
Researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln confirm that strains of chimp-carried SIVs can infect human cells and subsequently mutate.
Nerve and muscle strain may prompt symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, find researchers, suggesting such symptoms could be eased with physical therapy.
Research that has discovered an interaction between mutant LRRK2 gene and alpha-synuclein may lead to new treatments for Parkinson’s disease, study says.
Learn about autoimmune diseases, whereby the immune system attacks healthy cells in the body. Examples include celiac disease and type 1 diabetes.
Researchers find smokers who have attempted to quit in the past week drink less alcohol than those who have not tried to give up smoking.
This article lists some common medicines for allergies, including seasonal, food, and skin allergies. Symptoms and prevention tips are also included.
Mapping the most complex organ known to man was never going to be easy. Using new methods, the most detailed map of the cerebral cortex is now complete.
Instead of an inflammatory response to airways triggering asthma, researchers find the disease may arise as a result of a 'rogue' gene called ADAM33.
Scientists explain why larger brains are more susceptible to mental illness.The larger the brain, the weaker the long-distance cortical connections.
Tau protein is known to spread from neuron to neuron in Alzheimer's. Now, a new study shows at least one way is via the extracellular space between cells.
Women who smoke are much more likely than male smokers to experience a form of stroke called subarachnoid hemorrhage - bleeding in the lining of the brain.
Until recently, the immune system and brain were considered entirely separate systems. New work shows that they are even more entwined than first thought.
Learn about some of the common causes of breast pain. These causes include skin changes, certain types of medication, and infections.
Treating mice with antibiotics decreases the level of plaques that cause Alzheimer’s disease and elevates microglial cell inflammation in the brain.