When it comes to retirement – and to passing on whatever wealth you’ve accumulated to a spouse or the next generation – you may think you’ve thought of everything. But ... Read More >
Creating a miniature human heart from an animal model sounds like futuristic science fiction, but it’s already been done.
According to a release from the American Heart Association, a mini Read More >
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences and UPMC have uncovered the molecular mechanism underlying corticosteroid resistance in severe asthma. The new findings Read More >
A new class of oral drugs designed to treat breast cancer is generally well tolerated, according to new research.
The drugs,known as cyclin-dependent kinase (CDK) inhibitors, also have a man Read More >
We’ve all eaten or have drunk something that didn’t agree with us. We’ve all caught a stomach bug that was settled with rest, and over-the-counter aid and some chicken broth. While many times Read More >
Life gives people plenty of reasons to be stressed. Relationship problems, child-rearing issues, job woes, and a lack of money are just some of life’s complications that can weigh people down – Read More >
When it comes to retirement – and to passing on whatever wealth you’ve accumulated to a spouse or the next generation – you may think you’ve thought of everything.
But despite your c Read More >
What does it take to have a sense of well-being as we age? Summarizing the results of a study done at Helmholtz Zentrum München – German Research Center for Environmental Health and publishe Read More >
A lifetime of hard work may have rewarded you with a nice home and hefty bank accounts, but what happens to all those assets once you’re gone?
Maybe you want everything to go to the kids. Read More >
Sure, you know how old you are, but what about your cells? Are they the same age? Are they older, younger? Why does it matter?
Led by scientists at the Johns Hopkins University, a team of re Read More >
Now that the 4th of July has ushered in the plethora of outdoor barbecues and summer fun, I wanted to share some tips on how to enjoy a night out without worrying about adding on extra pounds. It i Read More >
There appears to be a newly discovered factor in maintaining better cognitive functioning in older people: muscle strength, according to a new Finnish study.
The association of extensively Read More >
Recreational runners are less likely to experience knee and hip osteoarthritis compared to sedentary people and competitive runners, according to a study published in the June i2017 ssue of the Jou Read More >
When most of today’s parents were teenagers, they developed their romantic crushes on the person they sat next to in algebra class, bumped into in front of their school lockers, or spotted at the Read More >
Nobody wants to think about the passing of a loved one, but being prepared can make a difficult time a little bit more manageable. While it’s never easy, there are things you can do so when the Read More >
Having your spouse develop Alzheimer’s is a tragedy for anyone, but for Janice Kiecolt-Glaser, Ronald Glaser’s illness is laced with heartbreaking irony.
In the early 1990s the couple pu Read More >