For colleges and universities throughout the United States, finals week is taking place within the next month. A very stressful week for many could be worsened if teachers and professors reiterate consequences of poor performance.
Scientists from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine recently conducted a study to assess depression treatment for patients with Parkinson’s Disease by examining both depressed and non-depressed patients.
Aminoglycosides are a class of antibiotics that doctors prescribe for serious or life-threatening infections. Biochemistry researchers found a mobile gene that is resistant to this class of antibiotics, which could put people at an unwanted risk.
You've probably seen your favorite football coach incessantly screaming on the sidelines for seemingly no apparent reason. His actions are most likely relative to his passion, but new research suggests that underlying psychological issues could play a role as well.
Scientists may have discovered a new heart failure symptom in their study entitled, “Characterization of a Novel Symptom of Advanced Heart Failure: Bendopnea.”
Perhaps influence plays more than one role in drunk driving. A recent study revealed that teens who get in the car with intoxicated drivers are more likely to get behind the wheel another time when they’re under the influence.
Scientists have finally validated Turing's theory of morphogenesis 60 years after his death.
Last month, ESPN reported that Ryan Clark, the safety for the Pittsburgh Steelers, said that his teammates used marijuana as a means to relieve pain and manage stress. Now, a new study shows sheds light on marijuana use for managing stress.
Facebook is an online social networking service that is used by over 800 million people worldwide. Now, researchers have found that frequent use of this website can affect one's health.
Lyme disease is transmitted to humans through blacklegged ticks that are infected with the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. Medical experts believe that the already-broad definition of the disease has led to poor treatments and misdiagnoses.
Broccoli has been known to possess anti-cancer properties through scientific studies. Researchers have found that the combination of two natural compounds can help prolong broccoli’s shelf life and increase the presence of anti-cancer agents.
Have you ever left the faucet running while brushing your teeth? Or left the shower on as you tended to another chore before hopping in? This increased water usage may cost you if a new price structure is enacted.