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By Maria Hengeveld Since its opening in 1895, Low Memorial Library has become one of Columbia University’s most admired architectural sites. Its magnificent façade and columns draw photographic attention from tourists, guests, and prospective students on a daily basis. A few weeks ago, the building’s attic confronted visitors, most of whom prospective students,...
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Simple sniff test could detect autism
JERUSALEM: The way children sniff different aromas could form the basis of a test to accurately detect autism, a new study has found. Researchers have found that autistic children go right on sniffing in the same way, no matter how pleasant or awful ...
Sniffing could provide autism test
Gene therapy treatment for cystic fibrosis patients
Trials of a gene therapy for cystic fibrosis suggest a new treatment could be made available within five years. In the study, patients were given healthy genes to breathe in, to help correct the problem in their lungs. Early results showed slight ...
Gene therapy breakthrough for cystic fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis hope as new gene therapy improves condition
Gene therapy stabilises lungs of cystic fibrosis patients
Possible Link Between Eye Color and Alcoholism Risk Revealed in New Study
(NEW YORK) — There's a new potential clue in the ongoing effort to understand the genetic links to alcoholism: eye color. People with lighter eye colors appear to be more likely to develop alcoholism, according to a new study published in the American ...
Eye color could help understand genetic links to alcoholism
Study: People with blue eyes may be more likely to become alcoholics
Eye colour linked to alcohol dependence
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Big diabetes study tests whether insulin in pills could prevent the disease
CHICAGO (AP) — For nearly a century, insulin has been a life-saving diabetes treatment. Now scientists are testing a tantalizing question: What if pills containing the same medicine patients inject every day could also prevent the disease? Thirteen ...
Implantable 'artificial pancreas' can free diabetics from daily insulin jabs
Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answer
How the Brain Forms New Memories
Right now, the neurons in your brain are forming a connection between Clint Eastwood and the Leaning Tower of Pisa. UCLA. Filed Under: Tech & Science, Memories, brain, brain function, neuroscience, cognition, clint eastwood. For some time, researchers ...
The New Brain Research Could Solve Memory Loss Issues
Novel Research unveils how Memories of Everyday Events are formed in Brain
Scientists Finally Discover How Memories are Formed
Screening teens for obesity may not help them lose weight
(Reuters Health) - Weight screenings in high school were not enough to get overweight and obese kids on track toward a healthier weight, a recent U.S. study found. With obesity rates soaring among Arkansas teenagers, the state implemented a screening ...
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Brain-eating amoeba kills 21-year-old California woman: health officials
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A brain-eating amoeba killed a California woman who died suddenly last month after waking up from a nap, health officials said. The unidentified 21-year-old Bishop, Calif., woman was infected with Naegleria flowleri, which lurks in warm water and can ...
Rare infection kills Bishop woman, 21
California Woman Catches Fatal Brain Eating Bug After Swim
Woman dies after her headache turns out to be a BRAIN EATING bug
The Truth About Cubas HIV Breakthrough
Cuba's “eradication” of mother-to-infant HIV is hopeful but not groundbreaking. The risk for infants there was extremely low—and now, at 2 percent, it's not entirely gone. The brand new Cuba-USA love fest took another step forward this week with the ...
Cuba 'stamps out' mother-to-child HIV
Florida seeing highest number of new HIV cases in the nation
Cuba first to end mother-to-child transmission of HIV, an important victory ...
Finally, A long awaited Regulatory Approval on New Cystic Fibrosis Treatment ...
A very effective bestselling drug for cystic fibrosis which was established by Vertex Pharmaceuticals has finally unoccupied a major regulatory obstacles, and thereby keeping this on observation, they were issued a final FDA approval recently.
FDA Approves New Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis
FDA clears drug for leading form of cystic fibrosis – Modern Healthcare
Newly FDA Approved Cystic Fibrosis Drug Combo ORKAMBI Targets Disease ...
People Using Sunrays for Making Creative Designs on Body
People are sharing images on social networking sites of a new tattooing trend in which designs are created by exposing certain parts of the skin to the sun without protection. Sunburn art has recently become popular on social media under the hashtag ...
See 'hot' trend on social media dermatologists warn against
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Experts warn against dangerous social media trend called #sunburnart