Scientists use blood test to predict who is likely to develop psychotic disorders

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Scientists have discovered that testing the levels of certain proteins in blood…

Consuming your own fecal microbiome when dieting may limit weight regain

In the weight loss trial, abdominally obese or dyslipidemic (high cholesterol) participants in Israel were randomly…

Sleep duration, efficiency and structure change in space

Credit: CC0 Public Domain It’s hard to get a good night’s sleep in space. An evaluation…

Study finds partygoers turn to virtual raves and happy hours during pandemic

Credit: CC0 Public Domain People have traded in nightclubs and dance festivals for virtual raves and…

Mental health resilience tied to fewer COVID-19 worries

(HealthDay)—Resilience helps alleviate COVID-19-related worries as well as anxiety and depression, according to a study published…

Hurricane safety: Preparing for cleanup before the storm

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Severe weather has many parts of the U.S. on high alert as…

How ‘swapping bodies’ with a friend changes our sense of self

A graphic of the body-swapping experiment setup. Credit: Mattias Karlen Our sense of who we are…

Genetic causes of severe childhood brain disorders found using new computational methods

Credit: CC0 Public Domain A team of researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) affiliated with…

NBA playoff format is optimizing competitive balance by eliminating travel

Credit: CC0 Public Domain In addition to helping protect players from COVID-19, the NBA ‘bubble’ in…