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High-fat, high-sugar diet in mouse mothers causes problems in the hearts of offspring

High-fat, high-sugar diet in mouse mothers causes problems in the hearts of offspring

Lung cancer survivor recounts her lifetime struggles

Lung cancer survivor recounts her lifetime struggles

Research links participation in team sports to larger hippocampal volumes in children

Research links participation in team sports to larger hippocampal volumes in children

Pitt engineers win $550,000 NSF CAREER award to develop new intervention for people with ASD

Pitt engineers win $550,000 NSF CAREER award to develop new intervention for people with ASD

Presence of bacteria in urine does not always point to infection, shows study

Presence of bacteria in urine does not always point to infection, shows study

Wyss Technology licensed by Sherlock Biosciences to create affordable molecular diagnostics

Wyss Technology licensed by Sherlock Biosciences to create affordable molecular diagnostics

Early life trauma may affect brain structure, contribute to major depressive disorder

Early life trauma may affect brain structure, contribute to major depressive disorder

New combination treatment shows promise for common brain tumor in children

New combination treatment shows promise for common brain tumor in children

Recent research shows that ease of breastfeeding after C-section differs culturally

Recent research shows that ease of breastfeeding after C-section differs culturally

Researchers identify a more effective treatment for cancer

Researchers identify a more effective treatment for cancer

Knowing causative genes of osteoporosis may open door to more effective treatments

Knowing causative genes of osteoporosis may open door to more effective treatments

Ball pits used in children's physical therapy may contribute to germ transmission

Ball pits used in children's physical therapy may contribute to germ transmission

Ebola spreads to second largest city in DRC

Ebola spreads to second largest city in DRC

Girls should be encouraged to gain more ball skills, shows study

Girls should be encouraged to gain more ball skills, shows study

Participation in sports linked with fewer depressive symptoms in children

Participation in sports linked with fewer depressive symptoms in children

Combined glucocorticoid and antioxidant therapy could benefit premature babies

Combined glucocorticoid and antioxidant therapy could benefit premature babies

European Parliament's report calls on EU to develop policies to regulate endocrine-disrupting chemicals

European Parliament's report calls on EU to develop policies to regulate endocrine-disrupting chemicals

Researchers develop and validate scale for rating severity of mononucleosis

Researchers develop and validate scale for rating severity of mononucleosis

NSF offers grant to improve treatment approaches for pelvic organ prolapse

NSF offers grant to improve treatment approaches for pelvic organ prolapse

Study shows ACA's positive impact on healthcare affordability and access for women

Study shows ACA's positive impact on healthcare affordability and access for women