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Novel stroke treatment repairs damaged brain tissue

Novel stroke treatment repairs damaged brain tissue

New York, Feb 18 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new stem-cell based treatment for stroke that reduces brain damage and accelerates the brain's natural healing tendencies.



Father's stress linked to kids' brain development

Father's stress linked to kids' brain development

New York, Feb 17 (IANS) Fathers, take note! Taking too much stress may affect the brain development of your kids, a new study has claimed.

Common BP drug may prevent onset of Type 1 diabetes

Common BP drug may prevent onset of Type 1 diabetes

New York, Feb 17 (IANS) A drug commonly used drug to control high blood pressure may be also effective in preventing the onset of Type 1 diabetes in up to 60 per cent of those at risk, researchers say.

Scientists discover link between hallucinations, dopamine

Scientists discover link between hallucinations, dopamine

New York, Feb 17 (IANS) People with schizophrenia, who experience auditory hallucinations, tend to hear what they expect an exaggerated version of a perceptual distortion that is common among other people without hallucinations.

Heart surgery in infants may cause deafness

Heart surgery in infants may cause deafness

New York, Feb 16 (IANS) Children who have undergone heart surgery as infants may risk hearing loss by the age of four, in addition to poor language skills and cognitive problems, researchers have found.

Copper-coated uniforms may cut infection outbreak at hospitals

Copper-coated uniforms may cut infection outbreak at hospitals

London, Feb 16 (IANS) Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals can help reduce the spread of bacterial and viral infections at hospitals by wearing a uniform brushed with tiny copper nanoparticles, new research has found.

Short kids at greater stroke risk in adulthood

Short kids at greater stroke risk in adulthood

New York, Feb 16 (IANS) Children with below-average height may be at higher risk of suffering a stroke in adulthood, warns a new study.

How asthma may affect your chances of pregnancy

How asthma may affect your chances of pregnancy

Sydney, Feb 16 (IANS) Certain asthma medication, especially the "quick-acting" relievers, may affect women's ability to conceive, warns a new study.

Eating yogurt may reduce risk of heart diseases

Eating yogurt may reduce risk of heart diseases

New York, Feb 15 (IANS) Higher intake of yogurt may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among hypertensive men and women, a new study suggests.

Maternal deficiency of Vitamin D may up childhood obesity risk

Maternal deficiency of Vitamin D may up childhood obesity risk

New York, Feb 15 (IANS) Babies born to women who suffered from Vitamin D deficiency during their pregnancy are more likely to develop obesity in childhood as well as in adulthood, a study has found.

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