Scientists have evidence these POMC neurons become hyperactive after chronic exposure to stress, leading to things like depression. When their activity is reduced, so are...
This is the first study to try to standardize the way we need to investigate these structural changes in hematologic malignancies.
Scientists at the Medical College of Georgia say it’s time for another look at clonidine.
We need to get beyond the kind of simplistic idea that every sex difference involves hormone differences and hormone exposure, MCG scientists say.
The bone and muscle that keep us upright are in constant communication and their wellbeing tends to go hand in hand.
Physicians could use this "calculator" to help an individual patient determine how best to proceed.
The aggressive brain cancer quickly becomes treatment-resistant and the average survival remains at about 15 months.
The findings indicate that early diagnosis and treatment of an infection may improve survival rates.
Studies have suggested that psoriasis is an independent risk factor for heart attack in the general population, but investigators found that in people who also have end-stage...
“Cells are very complicated systems that we are still working to understand, so we had to find a way to simplify it," said Abdul N. Malmi-Kakkada, PhD.
Making more of enzyme A1, which tamps down inflammation, available could help treat diabetic retinopathy and retinopathy of prematurity.
Chronic, ongoing psychosocial stressors that never allow you to "come down" can cause wear and tear on your body at a biological level.
Mathematical models indicate that as few as one in five cases of COVID-19 which occurred during the first 29 months of the pandemic are accounted for in the half billion cases...
Some mice just seem more susceptible to a lasting impact from a major and/or chronic stressor.
The high cost of oncology care in the United States and its adverse effects on cancer survivors is of increasing concern.
The technique that can be used at home is a safe, effective and inexpensive way to reduce the risk of severe illness and death from coronavirus infection
Our cells are constantly communicating, and scientists have developed an efficient way to find out what messages they are sending.
Up to 90% of patients with these brain injuries experience collateral damage to brain tissue adjacent to the site of the injury hours and sometimes even days later, worsening...
The A1R-CT peptide the scientists developed can be administered through a nasal spray.
“We need to start thinking about the long-term implications for adult women married as children and to increase awareness of the chronic issues that can arise, if left unaddressed...