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Researchers have created a genetic risk score that has the potential to pinpoint which adults are at high risk of Alzheimer's from the age of 18.
Understanding the brain patterns of a baby's primitive stepping reflex may help children with cerebral palsy and adults with spinal cord injury.
Everyone is different. Now, advances in genetics and technology are taking scientists one step nearer to achieving a personalized approach to medicine.
A new, simple screening tool promises to help emergency departments decide if a case of fainting heralds a serious condition or if the patient can go home.
Itchy skin is a common condition. We take a look at some of the most common causes of itches, including dry skin, eczema, and allergies.
A recent large-scale survey investigating cannabis use in 18 countries finds that mixing it with tobacco lessens an individuals motivation to quit.
Learn all about sore throats. This article looks at the causes and symptoms of a sore throat, along with home remedies and prevention tips.
Infants born to mothers who receive the flu vaccine in pregnancy may only be protected against the virus for the first 8 weeks of life, find researchers.