Healthy Diet, Exercise Keeps Mind Sharp As You Age
New research finds eating healthy, moderate activity are protective
TUESDAY, July 14 (HealthDay News) -- Eat right, exercise and hope that your genes don't predispose you to dementia.
That's the recipe for preserving cognitive function as you age, according to four new studies that ...
Social Activity Keeps Elders Young, Agile
Seniors who don't socialize regularly risk losing motor function, researchers say ,,
MONDAY, June 22 (HealthDay News) -- Older people who don't socialize much might be increasing their risk for declining motor function and hastening their death, researchers from Rush University Medical...
Stigma Keeps Teens From Depression Treatment
Barriers to care include worries about family's reaction, study finds
WEDNESDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- Concern about their family's reaction to their depression is a major reason why many teens don't seek treatment, new research suggests.
In the study, which included 368 teens ...
Drug Combo Keeps Kidney Artery-Vein Grafts Viable
Aspirin plus anti-clotting therapy boosts dialysis patients' quality of life, study says
WEDNESDAY, May 20 (HealthDay News) -- A combination of aspirin and the anti-clotting drug dipyridamole reduces blockages and extends the useful life of new artery-vein access grafts used for kidney...
Stress Keeps Americans Tossing and Turning
Better Sleep Council and Council for Responsible Nutrition Issue Simple Steps to Sleep Better and Stress Less
ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As stress from economic anxiety mounts, the Better Sleep Council (BSC) and the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) have joined forces for ...
Diabetes Keeps Rising Among U.S. Adults
13% of people over 20 now have the condition, while 30% are pre-diabetic, study finds
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- The most recent analysis of data on diabetes in the United States finds that almost 13 percent of adults aged 20 and older have the condition, 40 percent of who...
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Midge keeps invasive mosquito in check, aiding native mosquitoes
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Don't go changing: New chemical keeps stem cells young
Scientists at the Universities of Bath and Leeds have discovered a chemical that stops stem cells from turning into other cell types, allowing researchers to use these cells to develop new medical treatments more easily.
Stem cells have the ability to develop into many other cell types in the b...
'Scrawny' gene keeps stem cells healthy
Baltimore, MDStem cells are the body's primal cells, retaining the youthful ability to develop into more specialized types of cells over many cycles of cell division. How do they do it? Scientists at the Carnegie Institution have identified a gene, named scrawny, that appears to be a key factor in...
A walk in the park a day keeps mental fatigue away
If you spend the majority of your time among stores, restaurants and skyscrapers, it may be time to trade in your stilettos for some hiking boots. A new study in Psychological Science , a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, reveals that spending time in nature may be more benefi...
Candy-coating keeps proteins sweet
Sugar-frosting isnt just for livening up boring bran flakes; it can also preserve important therapeutic proteins. Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a fast, inexpensive and effective method for evaluating the sugars pharmaceutical companies use ...
Scientists discover DNA knot keeps viral genes tightly corked inside shell
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NameProtects watchdog tool keeps eye on search-engine ads
MADISON Digital brand-protection company NameProtect has announced a new version of its online trademark search -- and a way to see if trademarks are showing up in search-engine ads.
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Platypus keeps gathering federal funding with $750,000 for defense research
Platypus Technologies has received a two-year Phase II Small Business Innovation Research grant for $750,000, bringing its total 2004 SBIR funding to $3.29 million, the company announced Monday.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Administration gives SBIR funding to U.S. small business...
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Wisconsin Rapids, Wis . - The roar of a paper machine is something to hear. The spray of pulp onto the wire, the rush of air from the dryers - it's the sound of industry.
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State investment board keeps an eye on Wisconsin's tech trends
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