Scientists have found that gut microbial species transferred from healthy children to mice can counter the detrimental effects caused by microbes from undernourished children.
Could DNA in normal breast tissue help determine a woman's risk of breast cancer?
Researchers found that pregnant women should consume more fish to improve the growth and development of their child's brain.
It might sound sort of silly, but the muscle capacity of our legs may say something about the ageing brain, according to a recent study.
Babies born in the summer are more likely to be healthier than those born in in other seasons, according to a recent study. It dawned on the researchers--it's probably all that sun.
Findings presented at the 54th Annual European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology reveal that infants given asthma medication during the first two years of life are more likely to have stunted growth.
New findings published in The Journal of Neuroscience reveal how studies in mice have verified an increased number of connections between certain sensory and nerve cells in the inner ear of aging creatures. As these connections normally tamp down hearing when an animal is exposed to loud sound, the ...
Could removing a protein help slow blood vessel growth in tumors?
Researchers at the University of Adelaide have discovered promising signs in stem cell therapy that may be effective in preventing and treating inflammation via transplant recipients. The findings are published in the journal Stem Cells, which are expected to eventually lead to new treatments for tr...
A new obsession where adults are buying breast milk online in the hopes of boosting energy and muscle size has the medical health community concerned.
New findings reveal just how essential brain tumor stem cells are to the reproduction of cancer and how interrupting them may potentially reduce the spread of cancerous cells.