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A type of inflammatory white blood cell called Neuropilin1-positive macrophage critical for preparing fat tissue for healthy weight gain discovered by researchers.
Nasal spray devices have been touted as a promising way to deliver ketamine to depression patients. Study finds nasal drops can lead to problems with high ketamine levels in some people causing side effects.
Older adults often experience awkward situation of meeting someone and then forgetting their name shortly after. Baycrest researchers have discovered a new method to resolve this problem.
Patients diagnosed urinary or respiratory tract infections were 3 times more likely to die than those without prior infection after developing heart disease, almost twice as likely to die if they had a stroke.
India has set up one-stop centres to help women in rural areas deal with domestic violence. Through the one-stop centres women can get police action, psychosocial help, medical care and legal assistance.