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Anxiety could be an early indicator of Alzheimer’s disease

Anxiety symptoms could be a warning sign of Alzheimer’s disease years before any symptoms of impairment are noticed, according to new research published in the American Journal of Psychiatry. Scientists have long studied risk factors...

Two cups of milk may be ideal for preschoolers: study

Preschoolers who drink three or more cups of milk a day may get a small height boost, but they’re also more likely to be overweight or obese, according to a U.S. study. The results, based on nearly 9,000 children, support current recommendations...

Healthy diet may boost kids’ self-esteem

Children following a healthy diet consisting of fruits and vegetables, while limiting intake of refined sugars and fat, may have better self-esteem and fewer emotional and strong peer relationships, according to a study. The findings showed...

Woman receives bionic hand with sense of touch

Scientists in Rome have unveiled the first bionic hand with a sense of touch that can be worn outside a laboratory, the BBC reported. The recipient, Almerina Mascarello, who lost her left hand in an accident nearly a quarter of a century ago,...

WHO: Addictive gaming to be recognised as disease

‘Gaming disorder’ will be recognised as a disease later this year following expert consensus over the addictive risks associated with playing electronic games, the World Health Organisation said last week. The disorder will be listed...