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Learn about eye health and what specific vitamins may treat symptoms of dry eyes. What other treatments and possible home remedies are available also?
Researchers have found that squalamine - a compound found in the tissue of dogfish sharks - may help prevent the buildup of a Parkinson's-related protein.
A new, randomized controlled trial suggests that acupuncture may help to alleviate babies' excessive crying, also known as infantile colic.
New study suggests the impact of ministrokes is wider and longer-lasting than previously understood, potentially causing dementia and cognitive decline.
A study of more than 16,000 U.S. adults suggests that consuming red hot chili peppers might lower the risk of all-cause mortality.
New research suggests years of bilingualism alters the brain to use resources more efficiently when concentrating, giving insights to successful aging.
What is neurofeedback and does it work when treating ADHD? What should be considered when using neurofeedback and what should be expected from treatment?
Some studies have suggested that mothers over the age of 35 are more likely to experience complications at birth. A new study investigates why this is.
Learn about natural remedies for treating the symptoms of ADHD. This article looks how supplements and lifestyle changes may be able to help.
New research suggests that a short session of moderate physical activity can reduce inflammation by activating a response at the cellular level.
What is early-onset Alzheimer's and what causes it? Learn about coping with the condition, the financial burden, and its effect on relationships.
A new study finds the risk of dementia onset is just as high for sedentary older adults as it is for those with a genetic predisposition for the disease.
Learn all about genital psoriasis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for this condition, as well as how it might affect sexual health.
A new randomized control study is the first to show that chair yoga can help to reduce pain in seniors with lower extremity osteoarthritis.
Learn about the foods that are good for people with MS and the foods that should be avoided. Also discover how special diets compare for people with MS.
Meeting current exercise guidelines can be hard for older adults with arthritis, but a new study finds they need only meet a third of the recommendations.
What is biotin, can it help with MS, and how might it be used? Learn about current research on biotin and other possible health benefits of this vitamin.
New research demonstrates that musical training improves reaction time to auditory and tactile stimuli. The findings open the door to new types of therapy.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have analyzed over 10,000 studies to better understand the benefits and harms of cannabis.
Medical News Today: Scientists find genetic mutation that causes cleft lip and palate, heart defects
A team of international researchers examines the genetic mutation responsible for cleft lip and palate, as well as congenital heart defect.