A new study published in Neurology has revealed that older people suffering from thyroid problems, such as hypothyroidism, have a higher risk than others of developing dementia. Furthermore, this risk increases for people who undergo thyroid hormone replacement therapy. But ...

A new study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that the consumption of drinks with a high content of sugar increases the chances of getting colon cancer and of dying from it. According to Eat This, Not ...

Many people have studied stress as either a response, cause, or trigger for other severe human conditions. Work-related stress is every day and is seen as a common risk. However, some jobs are more stressful than others. Healthcare, for example, ...

Planets do not take much longer to form after stars have formed. For example, the Sun formed 4.6 billion years ago, and the Earth about 4.5 billion years ago. However, scientists now say it is not necessarily the only possibility. ...

In its early stages, a temperature check of the universe, just 880 million years after the Big Bang, was made possible by studying the shadow produced by a cloud of cold water gas 13.8 billion light-years distant from Earth. It’s ...

Recent research finds that flowers found wholly preserved in globs of amber grew at the foot of dinosaurs, implying that certain blooming plants in South Africa today have stayed unmodified for 99 million years. The two blooms flowered initially in ...

Consequently, little is known about their migrations and much less about how illnesses spread among puma communities. A new study published in Nature Ecology & Evolution by researchers from the University of Minnesota, Colorado State University, and Colorado Parks and ...

According to a recent research, having more body fat is a risk factor for adults’ impaired cognitive function, such as processing speed. Even when the researchers considered cardiovascular risk factors, such as diabetes or high blood pressure, or vascular brain ...

In the 2004 film “The Day After Tomorrow,” scientist Jack Hall examines the Antarctic past only to discover an oncoming Ice Age, popularizing paleoclimatology. Paleoclimatology may help us understand the present and future implications of climate change. The new Greenland ...

A team of researchers led by a university in British Columbia discovered numerous new species of coronavirus, some of which were discovered in unexpected areas such as animal excrement. The findings were produced by a former UBC post-doctoral research fellow ...