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New study shows that 14% of veterans reported having suicidal thoughts over a 2-year period, and it also reveals that such thoughts can come and go, challenging previous findings.
Highly processed carbohydrate intake is linked with higher rates of prostate cancer, while intake of legumes, fruits and vegetables correlates with lower risk of breast cancer.
Learn about DiGeorge syndrome, also known as 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, a chromosomal disorder that causes several body systems to develop poorly.
Researchers found that people who experience the loss of a partner have an increased risk of atrial fibrillation - irregular heartbeat - for up to 1 year after.
The links between impulsivity, drug abuse and neuroanatomy are dense and convoluted. A recent study that took detailed brain scans of non-addicted participants gives new insight.