Health News

Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
A study conducted at the University of Granada reveals that patients have greater expectations of their family doctor listening actively to them, keeping them informed and considering their opinions t
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
Breast cancer can develop very differently in different women. Researchers in Norway are improving breast cancer diagnostics and treatment by identifying the various tumour types.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
EPFL researchers have made a step forward in understanding signal transmission in neuronal networks, thanks to new methods to molecularly influence the nerve terminal. Their innovative approach has b
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
The researchers found that by the age of 18 months, toddlers could recognise basic arithmetic. Children were shown two videos, each of six fish, with a hand pointing to each fish alongside a verbal co
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
A study of more than 3,000 children shows that low vitamin D levels are associated with increased likelihood that children will develop allergies, according to a paper published in the February 17 onl
Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 00:00
A simple home urine test has been developed which can measure if patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are producing their own insulin. The urine test, from Professor Andrew Hattersley's Exeter-bas