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Breaking research investigates the reward circuits involved in unnecessary aggression. The findings give new insights into the origins of bullying.
In a new report, researchers reveal how an artificial pancreas could be ready for clinical use for patients with type 1 diabetes by 2018.
Study shows activation of protein cdk4 triggers non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and drugs that block it may offer way to prevent or treat the disease.
A new study identifies a greater risk of serous or serous-like endometrial cancer for women with a BRCA1 gene mutation, even after risk-reducing surgery.
Trial shows a simple list of seven predictive factors successfully identifies patients at risk for COPD even if they are not experiencing symptoms.
Find out all about conditions affecting the gallbladder and the symptoms that they can cause. This article includes information on gallstones.
A gene-editing technique - CRISPR/Cas9 - shows promise for the eradication of herpesviruses, after researchers found it cleared 95 percent of latent EBV.
A number of studies suggest that beets may be beneficial for people with diabetes. This article takes a closer look at their nutritional properties.
Testosterone therapy has been used for years, but research into its effect on sexual dysfunction in older men is scarce. A new study brings good news.