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Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 00:00
Are dietary patterns in childhood associated with IQ at eight years of age? A diet, high in fats, sugars, and processed foods in early childhood may lower IQ, while a diet packed full of vitamins and
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 00:00
A new study in the journal Cognition overturns a decades-old theory about the nature of attention and demonstrates that even brief diversions from a task can dramatically improve one’s ability to focu
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 00:00

In cancer and other pathological diseases, researchers are discovering that packaging is important: specifically, how DNA- about two meters long when unwound and stretched - coils up and compacts nea

Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
Patients with kidney tumours larger than four centimetres are much more likely to enjoy good long-term renal function if they undergo nephron-sparing surgery rather than radical nephrectomy, according
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
The more allergies one has, the lower the risk of developing low- and high-grade glioma, according to data published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, a journal of the American
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
the genetic variation characteristic of Native American ancestry to higher odds cancer will return and highlights a strategy to ease the racial disparities in survival