Archive: 08/13/2007

Older adults encouraged to seek help for a sleep disorder

September 9th is National Grandparents Day, a day to honor grandparents across America as important members of our families and communities. Grandparents play important roles in life, including that of guardian, comforter, ...

Aug 13, 2007
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Climate change isolates Rocky Mountain butterflies

Expanding forests in the Canadian Rocky Mountains are slowly isolating groups of alpine butterflies from each other, which may lead to the extinction of the colourful insects in some areas, says a new study from the University ...

Aug 13, 2007
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Drug for cluster headaches may cause heart problems

A drug increasingly used to prevent cluster headaches can cause heart problems, according to a study published in the August 14, 2007, issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Those taking ...

Aug 13, 2007
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Unravelling new complexity in the genome

A major surprise emerging from genome sequencing projects is that humans have a comparable number of protein-coding genes as significantly less complex organisms such as the minute nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans. Clearly ...

Aug 13, 2007
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Pick Up the Cell Phone, Drop the Pounds

Cell phone owners use their phones for much more than talking to friends: surfing the web, snapping pictures, listening to music. How about using that cell phone to lose weight?

Aug 13, 2007
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