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Health disparities have persisted, despite extensive research and a decades-long mandate to eliminate them. Thus, the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities led a National Institutes of Health-wide, two-year science visioning process to chart a new research course to improve minority health and reduce health disparities.
Parents who home-school their children may think putting them into organized sports and physical activities keeps them fit, but Rice University researchers say young people need more.
Liver cancer remains a major problem in healthcare globally, being the second most common cause of cancer-related death globally.
A study from investigators at the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Technology Assessment projects that the opioid overdose epidemic in the U.S. is likely to increase in coming years, and that measures based on restricting access to prescription opioids will have a minimal impact in reducing overdose deaths.
Researchers have revealed the key role of the RhoE protein in essential processes for the development of the central nervous system, such as myelination.
A new study has identified the master regulator that maintains a healthy gut and limits damage by parasitic whipworms.
A new study has busted the common belief that breakfast is the most important meal of the day for people trying to lose weight.
According to new research, women are at a highest risk of breast cancer, more than two decades after having given birth. This finding comes along with another in a separate study that reveals that breast cancers occurring after childbirth are more likely to spread compared to breast cancers in women who never had children.