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Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 00:00
New research shows a link between use of two pesticides, rotenone and paraquat, and Parkinson's disease. People who used either pesticide developed Parkinson's disease approximately 2.5 times more oft
Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 00:00
In the largest stroke rehabilitation study ever conducted in the United States, stroke patients who had physical therapy at home improved their ability to walk just as well as those who were treated i
Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 00:00
Free web-based ordering of home test kits for sexually transmitted infections proves popular and effective with teens and young adults
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 00:00
Finding could lead to new treatments for impulsive violence. The researchers' hope is that these insights might lead to treatments that can specifically address impulsive violence, a category of behav
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 00:00
The USF-led study reports the non-dopaminergic drug lessens off time in patients receiving standard dopamine therapy
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 00:00
McMaster researchers have found there is a better way to prevent stroke for people with irregular heartbeats. According to research published in the New England Journal of Medicine Thursday, the new d