Why Do Mouth Wounds Heal Quickly?

A new study delves into the mystifying fact that wounds in your mouth heal faster and more efficiently than wounds elsewhere. The study published online in The FASEB Journal delves into the mystifying fact that wounds in Read More

Why do shorter men go bald more often?

Short men may have an increased risk of becoming bald prematurely. An international genetic study under the leadership of the University of Bonn at least points in this direction. During the study, the scientists investigated Read More

What is Alternative Medicine?

Labels, as common as they are in society, can often be deceiving and health care offers a prime example. The term alternative medicine is often used to describe non-pharmaceutical approaches to health and wellness, but Read More

Vitamin D Supplements Could Help Pain Management

Vitamin D supplementation combined with good sleeping habits may help manage pain-related diseases, according to a new analysis published in the Journal of Endocrinology (2017;234:R23-R36). The researchers specifically cited arthritis, menstrual cramps, fibromyalgia and chronic back pain Read More

Why is Yawning So Contagious?

Feeling tired? Even if we aren’t tired, why do we yawn if someone else does? Experts at the University of Nottingham have published research that suggests the human propensity for contagious yawning is triggered automatically Read More

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