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THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Aging mice became more youthful following a new cellular therapy about to be tested in humans, researchers say.
The treatment reversed age-related loss of fur, boosted the rodents' vitality and improved their kidney function, according to a new report.
The experimental therapy "res...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists say they've developed a much cheaper and faster technology for mapping the genetic makeup of a living organism.
They demonstrated the technology by decoding the DNA of the mosquito species that transmits the Zika virus.
The original Human Genome Project took 10 years and...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The "Why me?" reaction that can come after a cancer diagnosis may have no easy answer, with new research showing that most tumors are caused by random genetic "mistakes."
Investigators at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore used complex mathematical modeling to track mutations driving abno...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Hospital patients may be less likely to die if they are treated during weeks that inspectors are checking on the staff, a new study suggests.
In the United States, hospitals are accredited by a body known as the Joint Commission. Inspectors from the commission make unannounced visits to each...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Surviving a cancer when young may leave some women with another health issue: An increased risk for certain pregnancy complications.
That's the conclusion of a new study of more than 15,000 births to teen and young adult women, aged 15 to 39, living in North Carolina.
Those who ...
THURSDAY, March 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Older mothers are less likely to scold or punish their young children, and those children tend to have fewer behavioral, social and emotional problems, a new study suggests.
According to researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark, older moms tend to have more stable relationships, are m...
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