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Monday 26 January, 2015

‘Virtual reality therapy improving lives of stroke survivors’

University of Canterbury researchers Anthony Bracegirdle, Jay Holland, Professor Tanja Mitrovic and Dr Moffat Mathews
Image credit : University of Canterbury

Stroke survivors might soon be able to go online to find a system to help improve their memories with virtual reality technology developed by New Zealand scientists  More...

Scientists find way to slow cell ageing

telomere ageing

In a bid to find a longer, healthier life, scientists have developed a new treatment to extend telomeres — protective “end caps” for chromosomes that help keep More...

Researchers provide new insights into a rare genetic disease

glycoprotein genetic disease

Recently, a grassroots effort initiated by families and clinicians led to the discovery of a human genetic disorder  More...

beer Daily drinking ups risk of alcoholic cirrhosis

Investigators have now established that alcohol drinking pattern has a significant influence on the risk of...

Dr Koren
 The Hospital for Sick Children Director, Motherisk Programs
Image credit :The Hospital for Sick Children Morphine after childhood surgery may be life threatening

Treating post-operative pain with morphine can cause life threatening respiratory problems in some children who have...

pregnant Stress during pregnancy can affect baby’s development

Stress hormones in the mother can affect foetal development...

coffee Scientists find protein in coffee with effect like morphine

Researchers at the University of Brasilia (UnB) and Brazil’s state-owned agriculture and livestock research company Embrapa...