Genetic study provides most comprehensive map of risk to date of breast cancer risk

A major international study of the genetics of breast cancer has identified more than 350 DNA ‘errors’ that increase an individual’s risk of developing the…

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Study of cardiac muscles in flies might help you keep your heart young

Researchers may have discovered a way to turn back the clock on aging heart muscles in fruit flies, a development that could lead to new…

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Make Health Your Resolution in 2020

[unable to retrieve full-text content] From the CDC – Tips to make 2020 your healthiest year yet! Add these tips to your resolution list to…

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Shutdown of coal-fired plants in US saves lives and improves crop yields

The decommissioning of coal-fired power plants in the continental United States has reduced nearby pollution and its negative impacts on human health and crop yields,…

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Step toward ‘ink’ development for 3-D printing a bioprosthetic ovary

For the first time, scientists identified and mapped the location of structural proteins in a pig ovary. Ongoing development of an “ink” with these proteins…

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Gene therapy shown to offer long-term benefits for people with Haemophilia A

A breakthrough gene therapy treatment for Haemophilia A has been shown to offer long-term benefits that have already transformed the lives of 13 men in…

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Kids twice as likely to eat healthy after watching cooking shows with healthy food

Television programs featuring healthy foods can be a key ingredient in leading children to make healthier food choices now and into adulthood. A new study…

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Bile acids may help regulate gut immunity and inflammation

Could bile acids — the fat-dissolving juices churned out by the liver and gallbladder — also play a role in immunity and inflammation? The answer…

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