The balance between omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids in the tissues of female mammals, which previous research has suggested can impact the incidence of obesity in their offspring, appears to do so through its effect on the microbial population of the infant's gastrointestinal tract
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Researchers suggest Robert Burns may have had bipolar disorder. The findings Mood disorder in the personal correspondence of Robert Burns: Testing a novel inter-disciplinary approach are published in the Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.
Extending medical insurance to low-income Michigan residents meant they had better access to health care, earlier detection of serious illnesses, better care for existing health problems, according to a newly published survey of primary care providers.
Multiple genes are implicated in Alzheimer's disease. Some are linked to early-onset Alzheimer's, a condition that develops in one's 30s, 40s and 50s, while others are associated with the more common late-onset form of the disease
A study recommends that Frequent Emergency Department Users: A Statewide Comparison Before And After Affordable Care Act Implementation. The odds of being a frequent user of California's emergency departments dropped in the two years following the implementation of major provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in January 2014, according to a new study led by UC San Francisco. The study was published in Health Affairs.
More than one-third of US adults use prescription medications that have depression as a potential adverse effect, and those taking more than one such drugs run a greater risk of concurrent depression, a large population-based survey shows
Researchers have now structurally characterized late stages in the assembly of the human small ribosomal subunit, yielding detailed insights into their maturation principles. Ribosomes are the cell's protein factories. The study was published in the journal Nature.
Following warnings from both the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA), clinicians should proceed cautiously with the use of checkpoint inhibitors in the treatment of metastatic urothelial cancer, says a leading expert in the field
For patients who live in rural areas, driving to see a specialist in a large city or at a university hospital can be challenging, if not impossible. People with liver disease often require multiple visits to adjust medications related complications.