As fewer teens overall take up smoking, those who do smoke daily are reporting more health complaints than in years past, a new study indicates.
A deficiency of vitamin E in laboratory animals can cause neurological impairment and other problems in developing embryos, in part by loss of the protection it provides to DHA.
OSU researchers have patented a new strain of a succulent red marine algae called dulse that grows extraordinarily quickly
Runners, race walkers and anyone looking for a brisk fall stroll are invited to participate in a 5-kilometer run/1-mile walk on Oct. 17 at Oregon State University. It is free and open to the public.
An exercise DVD created by the Healthy Youth Program at the Linus Pauling Institute may help promote short exercise breaks in elementary school classrooms.
A new survey will address the emerging problem of disposal of pharmaceutical and personal care products - for both humans and pets - that have the potential to harm watersheds.
Lipoic acid may have such a wide range of biological effects because it helps to restore more normal circadian rhythms, which often decline with age.
Researchers are getting close to one of the first significant therapies ever known for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease.
Many drugs taken by older Americans who have multiple health problems actually work against each other, and more work is needed to address this problem.
Pharmacy researchers have discovered that low birth weight may be a factor in how a person metabolizes drugs, and could have effects that last a lifetime.
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