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Parental traits offer new clues to predicting neurodevelopmental disorders in children

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 09:18
Predicting the trajectory of neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders like autism or schizophrenia is difficult because they can be influenced by many different genetic and environmental factors.

Frailty among England's oldest adults accelerated during the era of austerity politics

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 09:09
The speed at which England's oldest adults became frailer accelerated during the UK Government's era of austerity politics, according to a new study.

The impact of drinking water quality on mental health and the modifying role of diet

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 08:31
Researchers estimate how exposure to various trace elements in drinking water increases the risk of depression and anxiety.

The relationship between psychiatric disorders and known genetic risks of dementia

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 08:24
Researchers investigated how pre-dementia psychiatric diagnoses relate to well-recognized genetic risk factors for dementia in a large longitudinal population-based cohort—the United Kingdom Biobank (UKB).

Study tracks health and quality of life in chronically critically ill COVID-19 patients months after hospital discharge

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 08:07
Researchers investigated chronic critical illness in COVID-19 survivors who sought ICU admission and were on mechanical ventilation due to severe infection by SARS-CoV-2.

Premature and early menopause in India: what are the triggers?

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 06:59
A study published in Scientific Reports explored the triggers of premature and early menopause in India based on the 2019–2021 National Family Health Survey.

New study links legume consumption to lower risk of colorectal cancer

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 06:38
Researchers collated and analyzed 12 studies comprising more than 17 years’ worth of case-control experiments aimed at elucidating site-specific cancer outcomes of legume consumption.

Monash-led study unveils potential long-term treatment for lupus

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 06:15
Researchers assessed Smith (Sm)-specific regulatory T cells (Tregs) efficacy in halting lupus nephritis (LN) by engineering and testing epitope-targeted Tregs for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) treatment.

Study suggests there may be specific pathways to adolescent depression that begin in the womb

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 05:23
Researchers investigated the relationship between prenatal maternal inflammation (PNMI) and depressive symptoms in their adolescent offspring.

Study explores traditional Atlantic diets as a potential solution for diet-related diseases and environmental sustainability

Rss Feed - Thu, 02/08/2024 - 05:06
Researchers from Spain investigated the effect of a traditional Atlantic diet on health and the environment.

Study finds gut health key to combating skin diseases, eyes probiotics as potential treatment

Rss Feed - Wed, 02/07/2024 - 23:49
Researchers review the significant impact of gut microbiome dysbiosis on skin diseases, suggesting probiotics could offer a new treatment path.