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Researchers find that pregnant Army spouses report more symptoms of depression   Women whose partners are away on Army deployment are at greater risk of developing mental illness during the period of pregnancy, according to a review paper published in the...
  People with cancer are more than four times more likely to commit suicide, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. In a study using data of more than eight million cancer patients in the United States, the researchers also...
Blocking estrogen signal in brain may reverse osteoporosis in females New research shows that blocking a particular set of signals from estrogen-sensitive brain cells, can reverse osteoporosis in females. These cells are located in a region of the hypothalamus called the...
Hearing issues identified at birth can be a clue to monitor the child for autism, say researchers A noninvasive hearing test may assist with early detection and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders, according to research published in the Journal of the...
Lancet study examines breastfeeding rates and incidence of sepsis in preterm babies who are cared for in single rooms and hospital wards   Caring for preterm babies in single family rooms appears to reduce the incidence of sepsis and improve exclusive...
Researchers trace two new biomarkers for atrial fibrillation that increases risk of stroke and heart failure Researchers at the University of Birmingham have found two biomarkers that could be used to identify atrial fibrillation. Atrial fibrillation is the most common heart...
New study shows sperms with DNA damage cause recurrent miscarriages Multiple recurrent miscarriages may be linked to the poor quality of a man's sperm, suggests new research. It is an interesting finding because in most societies, including in India, the...
Study says current laws need strengthening in order to keep up with artificial intelligence Advances in artificial intelligence have created new threats to the privacy of people's health data, a new University of California, Berkeley, study shows. Led by UC Berkeley...
Fewer than 6 out of 10 smokers and ex-smokers in the UK accurately believe that e-cigarettes are less harmful than tobacco cigarettes. Research from King's College London has found that smokers and ex-smokers in the UK overestimate the harm from...
Scientists develop a tiny implantable device to solve bladder problems   A team of neuroscientists and engineers has developed a tiny, implantable device that has potential to help people with bladder problems bypass the need for medication or electronic stimulators. The team...

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