A worm robot could soon slip into your brain

A soft magnetic-guided robot, which strangely looks like a worm that can move through narrow and sinuous blood vessels (like those of the cerebrovascular system), has been developed by American…

Vaping Alters the Lungs, US Study Finds

An American study on laboratory mice shows that regular exposure to the vapors of electronic cigarettes disrupts the protective layer of the lungs. The survey is released as health officials…

Intensive BP control tied to better brain health

Tight control of blood pressure may slow the onset of brain white matter lesions that inevitably accompany aging, according to a new study published by JAMA. A magnetic resonance imaging…

Suicide risk increases after a cancer diagnosis

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and the incidence of suicidal death is higher among cancer patients than in the general population. New research…

Chronic insomnia related to memory problems

The cognitive function of people aged 45 and over is disrupted by chronic insomnia, regardless of the effect of other health problems associated with this sleep disorder that affects approximately…