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Baby Brains Could Predict Before It Happens

Researchers at Penn State are using new statistical analysis methods to compare how we observe infants develop new skills with the unseen changes in electrical activity in the brain, or electroencephalography ( EEG ) power. They found that most babies appear to learn new skills in irregular bursts, while their EEG power grows steadily behind the scenes. The study was published in the  Child Development 

Flu Spread just by Breathing, a new study

According to a new University of Maryland-led study released, flu transmission reveals that we may pass the flu to others just by breathing. While, people commonly believe that they can catch the flu by exposure to droplets from an infected person's coughs or sneezes or by touching contaminated surfaces. 

Protein Longevity Secrets; Study Revealed

A study showed that Klotho proteins play an important role in the regulation of longevity and metabolism. In a recent study, researchers revealed the three-dimensional structure of one of these proteins, beta-Klotho, illuminating its intricate mechanism and therapeutic potential. The study published in Nature.

ADHD drug use among young women is increased

According to a new government report, though drugs to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are typically taken by children and young teens, scores of women of childbearing age are now using the medications. That's important, health experts say, because the exact effects on the fetus of ADHD meds such as Ritalin or Concerta simply aren't known.