Health News

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 00:00
Children who have hypertension are much more likely to have learning disabilities than children with normal blood pressure, according to a new University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) study publi
Monday, November 8, 2010 - 00:00
Lupus puts children at higher risk for coronary artery disease when they become adults, but routinely using statins doesn’t provide enough benefit to warrant their regular use in children and adolesce
Monday, November 8, 2010 - 00:00
Of all dietary supplements, calcium has probably been the least controversial. Even doctors who are generally unenthusiastic about supplements are likely to advise many patients to take calcium to hel
Monday, November 8, 2010 - 00:00
Memory is not stored in one place, but rather, is distributed in many regions of the brain, which means that damage to one storage area is easier to compensate for.
Monday, November 8, 2010 - 00:00
Scientists have found that the fat cells and tissues of morbidly obese people and animals can reach a limit in their ability to store fat appropriately. Beyond this limit several biological processes
Monday, November 8, 2010 - 00:00
A chemical found in everything from antibacterial soaps and lotions to socks and toothpaste may disrupt an enzyme that plays an important role in pregnancy, University of Florida researchers say.