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Portfolio diet can lower heart disease risk

The full findings are present in the journal- Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases.

28 Jul 2018 4:06 PM

Connection between smell and memory uncovered

There is a strong connection between memory and olfaction - the process of smelling and recognizing odours.

24 Jul 2018 12:49 PM

Our 1st interstellar visitor likely came from 2-star system

The asteroid is supposed to be the first confirmed object in our solar system originating elsewhere – probably from a binary star system.

22 Mar 2018 8:59 AM

Frail elderly face increased risk of delirium after surgery

Factors like smoking, dementia and the use of psychiatric medications also were associated with an elevated risk of delirium after surgery.

24 Feb 2018 1:11 PM

Caffeine level in blood may help diagnose Parkinson's disease

Limitations of the study include that people with severe Parkinson's disease were not included.

04 Jan 2018 3:17 PM


Worlds oldest wine dates back to 8,000 years

As a medicine, social lubricant, mind-altering substance, and highly valued commodity, wine became the focus of religious cults.

14 Nov 2017 1:56 PM

3,000-year-old female statue uncovered in Turkey

The statue was found within a monumental gate complex that would have provided access to the upper citadel of Kunulua - later Tayinat.

11 Aug 2017 2:42 PM

Indian-origin cancer patient gets PhD in heart-warming gesture

The University of Toronto held a special convocation so that she could be awarded her degree

20 May 2017 3:20 PM