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Common medications can masquerade as dementia in seniors

Common medications can masquerade as dementia in seniors

Blood pressure medication associated with increased risk of diverticulosis

Blood pressure medication associated with increased risk of diverticulosis

Low-cost OCT scanner promises to bring vision-saving technology to underserved regions

Low-cost OCT scanner promises to bring vision-saving technology to underserved regions

Eccentric exercises could help fatigued dancers prevent injury, improve jump performance

Eccentric exercises could help fatigued dancers prevent injury, improve jump performance

Inhaling irritant that mimics air pollution changes defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

Inhaling irritant that mimics air pollution changes defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

Physical exercise can reduce liver fat, improve blood sugar control in obese individuals

Physical exercise can reduce liver fat, improve blood sugar control in obese individuals

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Study confirms gut-brain link in autism

Study confirms gut-brain link in autism

Study reveals how genetic message to produce healthy heart tissue is altered during stress, aging

Study reveals how genetic message to produce healthy heart tissue is altered during stress, aging

Researchers map full-body muscular activity of Hydra during movement

Researchers map full-body muscular activity of Hydra during movement

Researchers examine how coffee helps bowel movement

Researchers examine how coffee helps bowel movement

Immune responses that prevent fungal infections may eliminate Trichinella spiralis

Immune responses that prevent fungal infections may eliminate Trichinella spiralis

Using slime mold to produce accessible biosensors

Using slime mold to produce accessible biosensors

Research shows how prenatal anesthesia in rats affects neuronal migration

Research shows how prenatal anesthesia in rats affects neuronal migration

Rare gut condition is more predictable from individual's genetic makeup, study finds

Rare gut condition is more predictable from individual's genetic makeup, study finds

Scientists grow most sophisticated brain organoid to date

Scientists grow most sophisticated brain organoid to date

Nicotine could affect human embryonic development at the single-cell level

Nicotine could affect human embryonic development at the single-cell level

U.S.-funded initiative associated with reductions in maternal and newborn mortality in Indonesia

U.S.-funded initiative associated with reductions in maternal and newborn mortality in Indonesia

Successful testing of multi-organ "human-on-a-chip" could replace animals as test subjects

Successful testing of multi-organ "human-on-a-chip" could replace animals as test subjects

Children with cerebral palsy to benefit from 'artificial muscles'

Children with cerebral palsy to benefit from 'artificial muscles'