According to a new study, taking the arthritis supplement called glucosamine extended mice's lifespan by 10 percent.
Presence of male roundworms can prove fatal for female worms, a new study suggests.
After a careful analysis of King Richard III's remains, the researchers believe that the late king suffered from a roundworm infection.
In the latest issue of Science, scientists looked into how animals and insects treated certain illnesses and injuries in the wild.
Need a microscope for your cell phone? There’s an app for that.
New research done by the University of Michigan reveals the relationship between cold air and the receptor channel, TRPA-1. The TRPA-1 receptor apparently gets triggered by the cold air and starts a chain reaction resulting in the activation of the longevity gene. This research is still limited to roundworms, but the fact that these mechanisms also exist in humans suggests that cold air can lead to loner lifespans for humans as well.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.