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Study finds pre-bed routine vital for a good night’s sleep

The science of sleep is the latest weapon being used by Perth's top women's basketball team with research carried out with The University of...
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Mice fed more fiber have less severe food allergies

The development of food allergies in mice can be linked to what their gut bacteria are being fed, reports a study published June 21...
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New link found between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease

Drugs used to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer's disease, and vice versa, according to new research from the University of...

In doctors we trust – especially when they admit to bias

A doctor's guidance may reassure us more than we realize – especially if she says she is likely to recommend treatment in her field...

Is ‘when we eat’ as important as ‘what we eat’?

In a review of research on the effect of meal patterns on health, the few studies available suggest that eating irregularly is linked to...

Researchers explore epigenetic influences of chronic pain

Chronic pain is one of the most prevalent, disabling and expensive public health crises in the United States. It affects more than 100 million...

Positive Perspective Promotes Health

Chronic psychological stress has a profound effect on many aspects of health – from mental to physical parameters.  Anthony Ong, from The Pennsylvania State...

Nature Promotes Sleep

Previous studies report that exposure to the natural environment may improve health behaviors (by encouraging physical activity), as well as improve mental health (including...

Preserving Muscle in Menopause

New research suggests that taking vitamin D supplements can help women to significantly increase their muscle strength and reduce the loss of muscle mass...

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