Titan glowing at dusk and dawn [Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:01:15 EDT]
New maps of Saturn's moon Titan reveal large patches of trace gases shining brightly near the north and south poles. These regions are curiously shifted off the poles, to the east or west, so that dawn is breaking over the southern region while dusk is falling over the northern one.
A new study offers compelling evidence that inflammation may be the link between vitamin D and prostate cancer. Specifically, the study shows that the gene GDF-15, known to be upregulated by vitamin D, is notably absent in samples of human prostate cancer driven by inflammation.
Title: Teen Sisters Develop Ways to Measure Lung, Heart Damage
Category: Health News
Created: 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
Title: Tire Company Sets Standard for Ebola Care in Liberia: CDC
Category: Health News
Created: 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
What We Believe Really Matters [Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:39:05 +0000]
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In times past professionals mainly concerned themselves with the kinds of unconscious emotional conflicts that could make a person "neurotic" or sick with worry, but these days professionals more often focus on the attitudes and beliefs that can predispose people to behave in socially problematic ways.

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Schizophrenia is actually a cluster of eight distinct genetically based abnormalities, according to recent research that offers new hope for understanding both how and why the disease may manifest itself and how it may one day be cured.

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Designed to cover half the surface area of a pack, new proposed labels are meant to vividly remind smokers of tobacco’s dangers.
Caregivers of veterans report greater difficulties than do those of other disabled adults.
Title: Frequent Dining Out Might Widen Your Waistline, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods [Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods
Category: Health News
Created: 10/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
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