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A new, Australia-based survey has found that younger workers are more likely to fake a sick day, or at least admit to it, than older workers.
Initiative will help students gain a competitive-edge by working with the tools of the trade prior to graduation PHILADELPHIA, Dec.
Since its landmark discovery in 1922, insulin has improved the health and extended the lives of more than 500 million people worldwide with diabetes mellitus.
MELBOURNE, Australia, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prana Biotechnology (NASDAQ: PRAN; ASX: PBT) has today provided an update on its clinical development program for Alzheimer's disease. Professor
New treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes and autism could be on the horizon, after a global University of Melbourne – lead study successfully mapped the genes of a parasitic worm in pigs.
Patients from minority ethnic groups in the US may be facing racist attitudes and beliefs that can unintentionally affect their treatment.
Deaths from viral Hepatitis B and C have surpassed HIV/AIDS in many countries, including Australia and in Western Europe.
A new University of Melbourne study has found that women who take iron supplements, experience a marked improvement in their exercise performance.
Our brains are hardwired to stop us drinking more water than is healthy, according to a new brain imaging study led by The University Of Melbourne and the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health.
People who contract nonmelanoma skin cancer by the age of 25 face an increased risk of eventually developing melanoma or other types of cancer, researchers from the University of Melbourne and the University of Oxford report...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.