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Colleen Fleiss

Colleen is a well-versed medical writer, who has written on various medical topics. She writes under her pen name contributing news to Medindia.

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Brain Abnormality Linked to Mental Illness Risk

Brain Abnormality Linked to Mental Illness Risk

Abnormality in visual regions of the brain that is associated with a person's general risk for psychiatric disorders, found research.

Mental Health News
Intermittent Fasting Diets may Increase Diabetes Risk

Intermittent Fasting Diets may Increase Diabetes Risk

Fasting every other day to lose weight impairs the action of sugar-regulating hormone, insulin, which may increase diabetes risk.

Diabetes News
Finasteride Does Not Increase Risk of Prostate Cancer Death

Finasteride Does Not Increase Risk of Prostate Cancer Death

Finasteride, a common hormone-blocking drug, reduces men's risk of getting prostate cancer without increasing their risk of dying from the disease, revealed research.

Cancer News
Depression, Anxiety Linked With Chronic Thyroid Disease

Depression, Anxiety Linked With Chronic Thyroid Disease

Autoimmune thyroiditis (AIT) accounts for more than 40 percent of all cases of depression and 30 percent of all cases of anxiety, found study.

Research News
New Insights into Malaria Parasite

New Insights into Malaria Parasite

Various stages of the development of human malaria parasites, including stages involved in malaria transmission, are linked to epigenetic features discovered.

Research News