Archive: 05/9/2006

Preconception the key to healthy babies

New U.S. recommendations say a woman must make changes long before she becomes pregnant to better ensure her baby will be born healthy, a report said.

May 09, 2006
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Study: Hurricanes linked with mental ills

Florida State University sociologists say they have found a link between the effects of devastating hurricanes and mental health problems.

May 09, 2006
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Cancer battle examines natural immunity

Mice that are naturally immune to cancer produce white blood cells that cured and gave lifelong immunity to other mice, a Wake Forest University study says.

May 09, 2006
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Women Use Facial Cues to Determine Relationships

Women are able to subconsciously pick up cues in men's faces and use those cues to determine if they are attracted to the males for long-term or short-term relationships, according to a new study conducted by researchers ...

May 09, 2006
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Evolutionary forces explain why women live longer than men

Despite research efforts to find modern factors that would explain the different life expectancies of men and women, the gap is actually ancient and universal, according to University of Michigan researchers.

May 09, 2006
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Researchers begin to solve mystery of hybrid vigor

Hybrid vigor works, but no one understands how. ISU plant scientists have uncovered a key to understanding the complex molecular mechanisms of this biological process. Their findings were published in the May ...

May 09, 2006
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