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A new study looks at the consequences of health anxiety on heart health. Excessive worrying over one's health might increase the risk of heart disease.
Researchers have identified two genes in mice that control dreaming and deep sleep. The finding could yield new treatments for human sleep disorders.
Smoking may reduce life expectancy for HIV patients more than the HIV itself does. Researchers call for new strategies to help people with HIV to quit.
New compound that better identifies amyloid clumps could be used in PET scans to detect early brain changes and track treatment in Alzheimer's disease.
What is gastroparesis and who is most at risk from developing it? Learn about the causes, symptoms, and the different treatments available.
Dementia with Lewy bodies is notoriously difficult to diagnose, making early treatment difficult. A study examining changes in brain volume may be the key.
New study suggests having dinner very early in the afternoon, or skipping it altogether, might have positive effects on metabolism and help fight body fat.