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Gene behind brain development discovered

Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 13:56

In a breakthrough, scientists have found a gene key for the development of our brain. The study shows how mutations in the gene called USP9X are linked to intellectual disability.

Two new genes linked to intellectual disability discovered

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 12:15

Researchers have found two new genes linked to intellectual disability.

Low back pain single largest factor behind work disability

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 14:31

A new study has revealed that low back pain causes more work disability around the globe than any other condition.

Blocking immune response may reduce disability after stroke

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 21:32

Stroke is the fourth-leading killer in the world and an important cause of permanent disability.

Environmental factors linked to autism, intellectual disability

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 21:24

Scientists have linked autism and intellectual disability in newborn males with genetic changes that could result from harmful environmental factors, a study said.

Crossed 60? Don`t sit idle to avoid disability

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 18:52

If you have crossed 60, then every hour you spend sitting can increase the chances of disability, says a study.

Each extra hour of sitting after 60 doubles disability risk

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:54

No matter how much moderate exercise you get, a new study suggest that if you`re 60 and older, every additional hour a day you spend sitting is linked to doubling the risk of being disabled.

Perceived control reduces mortality risk only for lower educated people

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 14:27

Researchers have found that adults without college degrees live longer if they feel like they`re in control of their lives and those who feel little control are three times as likely to die.

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