Girls with autism display less repetitive and restricted behavior than boys with autism do, according to a study. Differences in the brain between boys and girls with autism may help explain these differences.
Researchers have found a possible treatment for a rare genetic condition that causes a person to become encased in bone. This treatment shuts down excessive bone growth in mice that were genetically engineered to develop the disease
A study by part of Britain’s Department of Health has found that electronic cigarettes are around 95% less harmful than tobacco. It concluded that e-cigarettes should be promoted as a tool to help people quit smoking.
According to a new study presented at the National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society on Tuesday, lice populations across 25 states have grown resistant to treatments that are still considered effective by physicians and schools.
A study found an association between the amount of fast food that children eat and how well they do in school . The higher the frequency of fast-food consumption in fifth grade, the worse children performed on math, reading and science tests in eighth grade.