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More Children Are Being Medicated For ADHD Than Before

The number of children being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is on the rise, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>And families increasingly are opting for medications to treat kids. Two-thirds of children with a current diagnosis are being medicated — …

Mystery human species emerges from Denisovan genome

The story of human evolution just got even more bizarre. The genome of an extinct hominin species, the Denisovans, contains unusual snippets of DNA …

Humanity

Environmental Health Perspectives

<i>EHP</i> Joins bioRxiv B2J Program<p><i>EHP</i> has joined the bioRxiv B2J program! Effective immediately, authors who have already posted their paper to bioRxiv …

Windy

The Largest Discovered Structure in the Universe Contradicts Big-Bang Theory Cosmology (Weekend Feature)

This LQG challenges the Cosmological Principle, the assumption that the universe, when viewed at a sufficiently large scale, looks the same no matter …

1st Black Holes Discovered in Milky Way Star Clusters --"May Produce 'Ripples' in Spacetime"

Black holes in globular clusters may provide a way for them to get close enough to one another to merge into bigger black holes that may produce the …

A mysterious blast of light spotted earlier this year near the constellation Leo was actually the brightest gamma-ray burst ever recorded. What caused it? Find out here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/i73c

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More than half of the patients treated for injuries related to land mines and improvised explosives are children.<p>Medical facilities are struggling to …

TEST ME, TREAT ME: A DRUG-RESISTANT TB MANIFESTO

By signing this petition, I support DR-TB patients and medical care providers in demanding the urgent changes outlined in their DR-TB Manifesto:<p>We, …

Medicine

Chinese Man Needs New Nose, Gets A Head Start

It's as plain as the nose on your... <i>forehead?</i> Doctors treating a young Chinese man whose nose suffered irreversible damage following an auto accident …

Medicine

Scientists believe lasers could help cure Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Lasers could prove to be the key in eliminating brain diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. New findings from researchers at Chalmers University of Technology and the Polish Wroclaw University of Technology have raised hopes that doctors may one day be able to cure the ailments without needing …

Sudden Progress on Prime Number Problem Has Mathematicians Buzzing

On May 13, an obscure mathematician — one whose talents had gone so unrecognized that he had worked at a Subway restaurant to make ends meet — …