Medical Research, General/Other News
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A new study shows that chronic childhood asthma is the likely result of being exposed to too much traffic air pollution on busy highways. Traffic pollution was viewed to only trigger asthma...more
In a study conducted by Michiyo Yamakawa, M.H.Sc., of the Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama City, Japan and his fellow researchers,...more
In a study by a research team at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in the United States led by Heather Johnson, young adults are less likely to be prescribed blood...more
New study finds that homeless people have higher risk for traumatic brain injury (TBI) rather than the general population.
Led by Dr. Topolovec-Vranic and her colleagues in the Head Injury Clinic...more
A team of researchers from the University of Tokyo learns how the autoimmune (AIM) disease linked with obesity can be suppressed.
The research team also discovered how AIM happens and can...more
A study published in the Journal of Neurology, Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, and Atherosclerosis, excessive alcohol consumption or binge drinking increases atherosclerotic progression and risk of...more
According to a study conducted by a team from Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), Imperial College London, and the University of Sydney, controlling blood pressure, serum cholesterol, and blood...more
The American Heart Association Meeting Report suggests that childhood obesity may quadruple high blood pressure risk in adulthood.
The findings pinpoint at the public health risks posed by...more