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The colour of lettuce determines the speed of its antioxidant effect

A study by the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country has explored the kinetics in the Batavia, Marvel of Four Seasons and Oak ...

Most NFL Players with Injuries to the Midfoot Return to Game Action, Penn Medicine Study Finds

Study Assessing Career Impact of Midfoot Injuries Indicates Return to Pre-Injury Performance is Possible ...

Love the cook, love the food: Attraction to comfort food linked to positive social connections

A mother places big bowls of macaroni and cheese before a boy and a girl sitting at the table. ... Full story

Teenagers shape each other’s views on how risky a situation is

Young adolescents’ judgements on how risky a situation might be are most influenced by what other teenagers think, while most other age groups are more influenced by adults’ views, finds new UCL research. ... Full story

Newly Updated Treatment Guidelines for Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma from the American Thyroid Association Published in Thyroid Journal

New Rochelle, NY - A Task Force convened by the American Thyroid Association (ATA) released updated guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). The current document is the first revision of the original guidelines published in 2009. ... Full story

Hollywood and Tobacco: New Spotlight on Smoking At The Movies

Launch of Revamped UCSF Website Ranks Actors, Directors, Top 10 Movies by Their Use of Tobacco ... Full story

Researchers seek ideal parenting style for teen online safety

The ideal parental mediation strategy may be a combination of taking some preventative measures and taking reactive measures ... Full story

Discontinuing statin therapy for patients with life-limiting illnesses is found safe and beneficial

Maryjo Prince-Paul, an assistant professor of nursing from Case Western Reserve University’s Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, and other researchers in palliative care can now answer questions from patients with terminal illnesses about stopping statin medications. ... Full story

Male Registered Nurses Make Thousands More in Salary Than Female Counterparts

UCSF-Led Study Finds No Improvement in Earnings Gap Since 1988 ... Full story

Price, Variety and Junk Food: Study Finds Urban Farmers' Markets May Fall Short Compared to Neighborhood Stores

(BRONX, NY)—Farmers' markets located in urban areas may not contribute positively to nutrition or health according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center. Their study, published online in the journal Appetite in February, is the first to itemize farmers' market products in an entire urban county—in this case the Bronx—and compare them with what's available in nearby stores. ... Full story

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