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Stool test effective for detection of colon cancer

Jan 26, 2016 AM EST A new study suggests that tests for blood in the stool can detect colon cancer when used annually.

Empathy is not unique to humans

Jan 25, 2016 AM EST A new study suggests that humans are not the only animals that display the feelings of empathy.

Why do zebras have stripes?

Jan 24, 2016 PM EST A new study suggests that it is highly unlikely that the Zebras' stripes have evolved in an effort to provide camouflage.

Blood test to decide if medicine is necessary

Jan 24, 2016 AM EST Researchers at Duke University have been conducting research to devise a blood test that can determine if a illness is bacterial or viral, and whether medicine is necessary.

Toxin in blue-green algae increases risk of Alzheimer's

Jan 24, 2016 AM EST A new research study, published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, suggests that a toxin produced by blue-green algal bloom could be linked to a number of neurological condition.

Environmental toxins increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease A

Jan 23, 2016 AM EST A new study has revealed that exposure to air pollution may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative illnesses.

Water availability at school makes schoolchildren slightly slimmer

Jan 21, 2016 AM EST A new study suggests that making water available in school cafeterias results in a moderate decrease in the weight of overweight school children.

Skin cancer more aggressive in pregnant women

Jan 21, 2016 AM EST A US study suggests that pregnant women diagnosed with skin cancer have a higher risk of melanomas, as compared to women who are not pregnant.

Slow heart rate poses no greater risk of death

Jan 20, 2016 PM EST A new study suggests that a slow heart rate does not indicate an increased risk for heart disease.

Healthy fats may extend your life, study suggesrs

Jan 20, 2016 PM EST A new study suggests that if people eat healthier fats, there might be more than a million lives saved every year.

Atrial fibrillation a bigger threat to women

Jan 20, 2016 AM EST A new study suggests that abnormal heart rhythm is a greater health threat to women than men.

Exercise regularly for a healthy heart

Jan 19, 2016 PM EST Experts from the American College of Cardiology's Sports and Exercise Cardiology say that regular exercise is essential for keeping your heart healthy.

App to predict preterm birth risk

Jan 19, 2016 PM EST The King's College London has developed a new app that can help doctors better identify women who are at risk of giving birth prematurely.

Underwater volcanoes played role in melting ice cover

Jan 19, 2016 AM EST According to a new study by the researchers from the University of Southampton, volcanoes played an important role in melting the ice cover and ending the era of snowball earth.

Heart attack victims residing on higher floors less likely to survive

Jan 19, 2016 AM EST A new study suggests that residing on higher floors in an apartment building may lower your chances for survival in the case of a heart attack.

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