Problem drinking in middle age doubles the risk of memory loss in later life, research suggests.
Life on the Ebola front line
New research backs the five-a-day target for fruit and vegetables, but suggests eating more may have no added benefits.
Scientists say the world’s first malaria vaccine provides children with continuing protection against the disease and may be in use by 2015.
Kurbo Health, a mobile subscription service focused on fighting childhood obesity through the use of simple food diaries and live coaching, is today opening its doors to all families who want to sign up and try its weight loss program, initially available as an iOS application. The company also just closed on $5.8 million in Series A funding from Signia Venture Partners, Data Collective,… Read More
Migraines aren’t just awful headaches. They are a neurological condition that often come with cluster of syndromes before and after pain starts. These are called prodromes, which can warn some sufferers when a headache is coming, and postdromes, or “migraine hangovers” that can leave patients feeling exhausted. Read More
Scientists have identified a part of the brain that may help us predict when things are about to go wrong and could play a part in depression.
Most border crossings in Liberia are closed and communities hit by an Ebola outbreak face quarantine to stop the virus spreading.