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2011-10-31 23:31:39

Men with prostate cancer are twice as likely to commit suicide, but a method where they put intrusive thoughts into words may reduce this risk.

Exercise Just As Good As Drugs At Preventing Migraines
2011-10-12 03:14:15

Although exercise is often prescribed as a treatment for migraine, there has not previously been sufficient scientific evidence that it really works.

2011-10-11 13:54:11

The US Secretary of Health recently supported a recommendation that all babies born in the US are to be screened for critical heart defects, before leaving hospital.

2011-09-20 12:39:50

If either of your parents has a drink problem, there is a greater risk that you will consume more alcohol after stressful situations.

2011-09-07 14:06:38

A major new international study involving researchers from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital has revealed that aspirin, statins, beta blockers and ACE inhibitors are prescribed far too infrequently.

2011-06-30 18:30:24

Four patients now have new lungs thanks to a purpose-built machine used for the first time worldwide by Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

2011-06-28 20:50:54

Physical exercise has a positive effect on the formation of cells in the intervertebral discs.

2011-05-16 20:27:38

Scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy have discovered an explanation of how stroke patients can achieve better recovery.

2011-02-22 13:35:18

Many of the substances in our most common medicines are manufactured in India.

2011-01-25 12:17:02

Researchers from the University of Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital are the first in the world to show that an operation can help patients with dementia caused by white matter changes and hydrocephalus.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.