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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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Greening Vacant Lands Improves Mental Health

Greening Vacant Lands Improves Mental Health

Greening vacant urban land significantly reduces feelings of depression and improves overall mental health for the surrounding residents.

Mental Health News
New Wearable Device Measures Cortisol in Sweat

New Wearable Device Measures Cortisol in Sweat

New wearable patch was designed by researchers to measure cortisol in sweat. The finding offers novel approach for the early detection of various diseases and evaluation of sports performance.

Medical Gadgets
Twice-weekly Calorie Restriction Diet Benefits Diabetes Patients

Twice-weekly Calorie Restriction Diet Benefits Diabetes Patients

Twice-weekly calorie restriction was almost good as calorie restriction every day for glycemic control in type 2 diabetes patients.

Diet & Nutrition News
Frailty may be More Deadly in Younger Heart Patients

Frailty may be More Deadly in Younger Heart Patients

Frailty is linked to poor early and long-term survival rates in patients undergoing heart surgery between the ages of 40 and 74.

Heart Disease News
Study Explains Why Malaria Parasites are Faster Than Human Immune Cells

Study Explains Why Malaria Parasites are Faster Than Human Immune Cells

Elementary cytoskeleton protein is different in parasites and represents a starting point for a possible new therapy against malaria infections.

Research News