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August 15th, 2018 A large Irish study found that higher belly fat was associated with reduced cognitive function in older adults. The study by researchers at Trinity College Dublin, using data from over 5,000 individuals, has found that a measure of belly fat...

August 15th, 2018 Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are more likely than other women to have an autistic child, according to an analysis of NHS data carried out by a team at Cambridge University's Autism Research Centre. PCOS affects about one in ten...

August 8th, 2018 Research at Stevens Institute of Technology reveals that the scent of coffee alone may help people perform better on the analytical portion of the Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT), suggesting a placebo effect to the coffee scent. The...

August 8th, 2018 Providing people with dementia who are in institutional care with at least five sessions of a music-based therapeutic intervention probably reduces depressive symptoms and improves overall behavioural problems at the end of treatment, found a...

July 25th, 2018 Soccer players who head the ball may be more likely to experience short-term balance problems, suggesting that repetitive head impacts could have the potential to cause subtle neurological deficits not previously known, according to a preliminary...
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