Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Seven Hours of Sleep May Be Better Than Eight
New research shows that 8 hours of sleep a night may not be the optimal amount for everyone.
Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Most Risk for Autism Comes from Common Genetic Variation, Not Rare Genes
Most of the genetic risk for autism comes from versions of genes that are common in the population rather than from rare variants or spontaneous glitches.
Tuesday, July 08th, 2014
Study: Chocolate Pills to Help Your Heart
A new study is being launched to see if nutrients in dark chocolate can help prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Thursday, May 29th, 2014
FDA Approves Suspended Animation Trial in Humans
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved the first human trial for suspended animation.
Wednesday, May 07th, 2014
DARPA Brain Implant Aims to Restore Lost Memories
DARPA is developing a black box recorder brain implant to restore memory.
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
The Big Data Cure for Healthcare
A recent MeriTalk study highlights the Big Data opportunity in Federal healthcare.