The glasses block the blue-wavelength light emitted from many hi-tech devices. That light suppresses the brain’s production of melatonin, a hormone that regulates sleep and wake cycles.
Deborah Coles, Joe Sim and Steve Tombs see a system which is outside of democratic controlYet another damning report on prison conditions, not least with respect to those with mental health problems, emerges (The treatment of prisoners with mental heal…
A look at yoga for erectile dysfunction. Included is detail on what the research shows about the effectiveness of yoga and the poses that work the best.
(Reuters Health) – Girls who go through puberty early could be more likely to experience depression and behavior problems that last into their 20s compared to peers who start menstruation later, a U.S. study suggests.
Study authors say new hospitalists may be overwhelmed by the environment and may need lighter caseloads and more support, such as mentoring and on-site training. Medscape Medical News
Researchers in Switzerland have revealed that a specific type of video game may help to boost cognition. Perhaps games could be tailored for this purpose.
Project aims to identify risk factors by comparing school and health records, paving the way for early interventionResearchers are embarking on an ambitious project to see whether a childâ€™s school record can provide vital clues as to whether they are…
Learn about the corpus luteum, a structure that develops in the ovaries and produces the hormone progesterone. We also take a look at corpus luteum cysts.
A girl who gets her first menstrual period early in life — possibly as young as 7 — has a greater risk for developing depression and antisocial behaviors that last at least into her 20s, a new study suggests.
Challenges of early puberty are ‘not just growing pains’ and could lead to mental health problems in adulthood, so they deserve clinicians’ attention, study authors warn. Medscape Medical News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal agents discovered four preserved fetuses in the Detroit warehouse of a man who sold human body parts, confidential photographs reviewed by Reuters show.
Tonsil cancer is a rare form of cancer with symptoms that are often similar to other illnesses. Learn more about the risk factors and how it is treated.
Cancer survivors operated on by jailed doctor call on his former employers to ensure all patients are contactedMore victims of a disgraced breast surgeon, who was jailed for 20 years for performing needless operations, could have been missed, campaigne…
Learn about spigelian hernias, a rare type of hernia that can cause painful symptoms and requires surgery. We also take a look at diagnosis and recovery.
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How do the healthcare systems of the United States and Canada compare in terms of results? For all of the political talk, in many ways it is still an open question. Kaiser Health News