Cave Art Accurately Depicted Horses of Different Colors
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- All the color variations
seen in prehistoric cave paintings of horses actually existed in
pre-domestic horse populations, which indicates that the ancient
human artists accurately depicted their natural environment,
according to a new study.
Cooking Class Benefits Kids in Many Ways
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- A program that helps
elementary school students develop cooking skills while learning
subjects such as geography, math, science and cultural studies may
be one way to fight the growing problem of childhood obesity in the
'Mini-Strokes' Linked to Earlier Deaths
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- People who have a
"mini-stroke" are 20 percent more likely to be dead within nine
years than people in the general population, a new study finds.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Could Fall as Population Ages
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- An aging population in the
United States and other developed countries may eventually lead to
reduced emissions of the greenhouse gas known as carbon dioxide
(CO2), according to a German scientist.
Stem-Cell Transplants Restored Pituitary Function in Mice
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- A new study by Japanese
researchers gives hope that one day people with pituitary gland
failure may be able to receive transplants of stem-cell generated
tissue to help restore normal function of the gland.
ADHD Brain Changes Appear to Persist Into Adulthood
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who were diagnosed
with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as children
have less gray matter in certain areas of their brains as adults
than people who didn't have ADHD in their youth, researchers
Classic Restless Legs Syndrome Not Linked to Parkinson's
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- People with early
Parkinson's disease are not more likely to have restless legs
syndrome, but many people with Parkinson's do report leg motor
restlessness, according to the results of a new Norwegian
Drugs Slipped Into Drinks Sending Many to ER: Report
THURSDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- In 2009, nearly 15,000
American women and men ended up in an emergency room after being
unwittingly, but intentionally, drugged by someone else, a new
federal report reveals.