People suffering from airway disease, i.e., asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), have higher incidence of inflammatory bowel disease such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, a new study has found.
A long noncoding RNA named Ewing sarcoma-associated transcript (EWSAT1) is critical target of the fusion protein, according to a new study.
Obesity among workers in the United States costs nation $8.65 billion per year in lost productivity, according to a new study.
Anesthesia, which is considered a blessing to patients and surgeons, has remain a mystery since its inception. Now, a new study is offering evidence that says the membrane proteins themselves are altered directly by anesthetics.
Embryos of women who are overweight or obese at the time they conceive display distinct differences in early development compared to embryos from women of a health weight, according to a new study.
The transmission of human papillomavirus (HPV) may occur via oral-oral and oral-genital routes, according to a new study. The study found that HPV infections were more common among men who had female parters with oral and/or genital HPV infection.
Researchers have discovered a new way to repair damaged tissue by transforming human scar cells into blood vessel cells, according to a new study.
Performing low-dose computerized tomography screening can be cost-effective compared to doing no screening for lung cancer in aging smokers, according to a new statistical analysis.
Researchers have found a pattern of genetic 'switches' - chemical marks that turn genes on or off - that are linked to breast cancer's spread to the brain, according to a new research.
Researchers using coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA) have found a close link between high-risk coronary artery plaque and a common liver disease, according to a new study.
Up until now, the impact vitamin A has on newborns was virtually unknown, but a couple of studies may provide framework for future investigations of the vitamin and neonatal health.
A team of researchers is set out to make Heparin - life saving blood thinner used in major surgeries - use a lot safer by developing a universal antidote.
The occurrence of breast and colorectal cancer is rare in children but when they occur, they become far more precarious, suggests a pair of studies.
In older adults with type 2 diabetes, muscle size may mediate the association between body mass index (BMI) and mortality, according to a new study.
A new study has highlighted the difficult decisions women with epilepsy have to face when they become pregnant.
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.