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ADHD Drugs Ineffective, Linked to Stunted Growth in Children

The practice of prescribing stimulant medications for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is not only ineffective, it also stops children from growing to their normal height. This...

Hair Loss and Prostate Drugs Linked to Persistent Erectile Dysfunction in...

Men with longer exposure to the drugs finasteride and dutasteride had a higher risk of getting persistent erectile dysfunction (ED) than men with less...

Isoflavones Shown to Lower Death Risk in Certain Breast Cancer Patients

Eating foods that contain isoflavones can result in a 21% decline in all-cause mortality in women with hormone-receptor-negative breast cancer found a new study...

Live Viruses (Phages) Effective Against Drug Resistant Lung Infections

Phage therapy may be a safe and effective antibiotic alternative for the treatment of cystic fibrosis lung infections, scientists from the University of Liverpool’s Institute of Infection and...

Severe Gum Disease Linked to Type 2 Diabetes

People who have severe gum disease are likely to also suffer from type 2 diabetes, researchers reported in a study published online in the...

Vitamin C Effective in Targeting, Stopping Cancer Stem Cells

Vitamin C is up to ten times more effective at stopping cancer cell growth than pharmaceuticals, according to scientists in Salford, UK. The new...

Study Explains Link Between Blood Sugar and Alzheimer’s

Scientists have known there is a link between high blood sugar and Alzheimer's disease—now thanks to a new study published in the journal Scientific...

Long-Term Stress Increases Likelihood of Obesity

If you're having trouble losing weight, the problem might not be what you're eating but rather how stressed you're feeling. Researchers have found that...

Blueberry Concentrate Improves Brain Function in Older People

Drinking concentrated blueberry juice improves brain function in older people, according to new research from the University of Exeter. In the study, healthy people aged 65-77...

Single Giant Neuron Wraps Around the Brain, Possible Site of Consciousness

Scientists have discovered a giant neuron that wraps around the entire outer layer of the brain like "a crown of thorns." This giant neuron—along...