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Milia are common in newborn children but can also affect adults. What are milia, what are the symptoms to look out for, and how is it treated?
The links between schizophrenia and drug abuse are a hotly debated topic. A new Danish study casts their net wide and gleams new insight.
What is red eye and what is conjunctivitis? Learn about common causes, home remedies, and serious problems that may cause red eye.
The American Academy of Pediatrics have released a new statement with recommendations of healthy digital media use for infants, children, and adolescents.
Researchers have unveiled the most detailed picture to date of cannabinoid receptor 1 and how marijuana's psychoactive ingredient THC binds to it.
A new study has found that adults who had childhood cancer are likely to have poor nutrition, which could increase the risk of chronic disease.
Live imaging study shows cancer cells hijacking toxic DNA weapons that neutrophils use to trap and kill pathogens to promote metastasis.
What happens when a stroke occurs in the basal ganglia? Learn about its symptoms, treatment, and how to prevent strokes from occurring.
The Daily Meal report on a variety of largely unknown fruits, vegetables, and other foods that are particularly nutrient-dense, known as superfoods.
Schizophrenia-related genes have already been identified, but their roles were unclear. New techniques provide a fresh understanding. Folding is the key.
Regular exercise has been found to improve overall thinking skills and cardiovascular capacity in people with vascular cognitive impairment.
Women with higher levels of the 'stress hormone' cortisol in their hair may be less likely to become pregnant through IVF than women with lower levels.
The incidence of football-related TBI is reaching epidemic proportions. Dr. Paul Auerbach has suggested changing the rules of the game to stop the problem.
Understand how alcohol consumption may be connected to bipolar and why that link exists. This article looks at common symptoms of a bipolar episode.
Study of thousands of American women finds links between 14 common gene variants and menopausal hot flashes, independent of race and ethnicity.
The Daily Meal report on how to maintain weight loss, including a list of foods to help keep the weight off while helping you feel full and satisfied.
Migraines have proven notoriously difficult to understand. New research points the finger at oral bacteria. Could the culprit have finally been found?
Protein shakes are used as nutritional supplements but why might they be an issue for diabetics? Learn about different protein shakes and nutrition tips.
A compound found in wine and grapes - resveratrol - has been found to help correct hormone imbalance and improve insulin sensitivity in women with PCOS.
When it comes to voting, a new model suggests electorates are more likely to be swayed by candidates' identities than their policy positions.