Having children with certain genetic makeup, inherited from the father, increases the mother's risk of rheumatoid arthritis - a chronic disorder that affects joints, says a new study.
Although bone disease can affect both the sexes, women are at greater risk, particularly those over the age of 50.
A new study has revealed that Vitamin D deficiency increases the risk of poor brain function after sudden cardiac arrest by seven-fold.
Children who have had enterovirus infection are around 50 per cent more likely to develop type 1 diabetes, a new study has warned.
Children who have been infected with enterovirus are around 50 percent more likely to develop Type 1 diabetes, says a study.
Babies born to mothers who smoke during pregnancy may find it difficult to cope with stressors of daily life later due to an alteration in DNA of a gene that regulates passage of stress hormones from mother to foetus, a study says.
With a new way to identify protein mutations in cancer cells, an Indian-origin researcher has developed a technique to create personalised vaccines to treat patients with ovarian cancer.
A new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that the UK has the highest rate of adenocarcinoma (AC) cancer in the world.
A protein found in the retina plays an essential role in the function and survival of light-sensing cells that are required for vision, researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, have found.
Certain drugs can help reverse the effects caused by Parkinson's disease, a study on fruit flies shows.
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