Health News

Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
Chronic jet lag alters the brain in ways that cause memory and learning problems long after one's return to a regular 24-hour schedule, according to research by University of California, Berkeley, psy
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
Plants don’t think - but animals do. The difference between the thoughts of humans and the thoughts of other animals - and whether we will ever be able to find out exactly what they are - will be the
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
University of Michigan researchers have discovered that a protein known to regulate cellular metabolism is also necessary for normal cell division in blood-forming stem cells. Loss of the protein resu
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
Exposure to polluted air early in life led to an accumulation of abdominal fat and insulin resistance in mice even if they ate a normal diet, according to new research.
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
Exposure to a ubiquitous environmental chemical during pregnancy may impair reproductive capacity of female offspring, according to a study published online in advance of print on December 2 in Envi
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
King’s College London, in collaboration with Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre in The Netherlands, has discovered a new gene associated with hypospadias, the congenital malformation of the