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Medical News Today: Psoriasis vs. Eczema: Differences in Symptoms and Treatment

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 23:00
What are the similarities and differences between psoriasis and eczema regarding appearance, location, itching, and age of occurrence? Learn here.

Medical News Today: Facebook use may alter perception of time, study finds

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 23:00
New research suggests that using the Internet and Facebook may impair our perception of time, with the latter having the strongest impact.

Medical News Today: Asthma vs. COPD: Differences and Similarities

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 05:00
What is asthma and what is COPD? Who gets asthma and COPD, can other disorders cause similar symptoms, and what are the treatments for breathing disorders?

Medical News Today: Gout and Diet: Nutritional Information and What to Avoid

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 23:00
What is gout and how might diet affect gout? Learn about the recommended food types for a gout diet and the outlook for the future in this article.

Medical News Today: What are the effects of traumatic brain injury in children?

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 23:00
New research investigates the long-term effects of traumatic brain injury on children, as well as the importance of family in aiding recovery.

Medical News Today: Amphetamine use may 'speed up' heart aging

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 23:00
Using amphetamines may accelerate aging of the heart, suggest researchers. They emphasize that stimulant abusers do physiological and cardiovascular harm.

Medical News Today: Eating more fruits, vegetables boosts psychological well-being in just 2 weeks

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 07:00
Researchers reveal that young adults who increased their intake of fruits and vegetables showed improvements in vitality and motivation in just 14 days.

Medical News Today: Gene discovery suggests new type of congenital muscular dystrophy

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 06:00
New study finds that mutations in INPP5K gene cause a new type of congenital muscular dystrophy with short stature, cataracts, and intellectual disability.

Medical News Today: Is Fibromyalgia Real? Common Misconceptions About the Condition

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 05:00
Some people believe that fibromyalgia isn’t real or only affects women. Learn about these common myths as well as the causes and diagnosis of fibromyalgia.

Medical News Today: COPD and Pneumonia: What's the Connection?

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 23:00
Learn how COPD and pneumonia are connected, how they are diagnosed, and what treatments are available. Also learn how to improve respiratory health.

Medical News Today: Why does type 1 diabetes kill some cells but not others?

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 23:00
New research led by scientists from Yale University show how some insulin-producing beta cells survive the immune attack typical of type 1 diabetes.

Medical News Today: Cushing's syndrome: Could analyzing hair confirm diagnosis?

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 23:00
Researchers from the National Institutes of Health find that cortisol levels detected in hair might be able to confirm a diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome.

Medical News Today: Whole grains may lead to a healthier gut, better immune responses

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 07:00
Researchers have found that a diet rich in whole grains may raise levels of healthy gut bacteria and boost immune responses, compared with refined grains.

Medical News Today: Breast cancer: Changes in immune cell composition linked to future risk

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 06:00
Changes in immune cell composition in breast tissue links to future risk of developing breast cancer, suggesting a role in disease progression, says study.

Medical News Today: How to Break a Fever: Treatment Tips for Various Ages

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 05:00
What causes a fever, when does a fever need treatment, and what are the different ways to break a fever? Learn when a doctor should be called.

Medical News Today: Five Important Facts About Multiple Sclerosis

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 23:00
In this article, learn five important facts about multiple sclerosis. These include its causes, severity, diagnosis, and how to prevent and treat it.

Medical News Today: Scientists find chemical pathway responsible for schizophrenia symptoms

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 23:00
A new mouse study shows that adjusting the levels of kynurenic acid in the brain may significantly impact the symptoms of schizophrenia.

Medical News Today: Whole grains increase metabolism, may help promote weight loss

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 23:00
Diets that contain whole grains speed up metabolism and increase calorie loss by reducing calories retained during digestion, finds new research.

Medical News Today: Autism more common in people whose brains are anatomically more male-like

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 07:00
Autism is more common in males. Now, a new study finds it also linked to having a brain with certain anatomical features that are more common in males.

Medical News Today: Fetal exposure to bisphenol A disrupts the body's endocrine system

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 06:00
New mouse study shows prenatal exposure to bisphenol A increases obesity risk in the offspring by lowering sensitivity to an appetite-controlling hormone.