When we step on the car brake upon seeing a red traffic light ahead, a sequence of events unfolds in the brain at lightning speed.
Scientists solve long-standing brain mystery by a whisker
The ketogenic diet has become one of the fastest-growing dietary trends, but experts have warned that many of its advocates are unaware of the dangerous side effects the diet can cause.
Experts warn of ‘dangerous’ keto diet side effects
Scientists may have uncovered the reason critical medications for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder cause weight gain and diabetes – findings they hope will lead to better drugs.
New research suggests how psych meds cause weight gain
The following is a roundup by Reuters of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus.
COVID heart problems may persist for months; smartphone oxygen meters prove helpful
Iran’s Health Ministry reported more than 8,000 new positive cases in the country in a 24-hour period.
Iran registers more than 8,000 new coronavirus cases
Iran’s steps towards managing noncommunicable diseases can be emulated in the Middle East, WHO official said.
Iran’s actions on noncommunicable diseases set model for Mideast: WHO official
As if suffering from a mental illness as a child isn't tough enough, new research suggests it could predict higher odds for physical ills in later life.
Mental illness in childhood could mean worse physical health decades later
One day physicians may be able to look at an African American’s skin color and, with the help of other determinants, know if prescribing vitamin D supplements would lower that person’s risk of getting cancers of the prostate, colon, rectum or breast.
Genetic variants for skin color in African Americans linked to vitamin D deficiency, study finds

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