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Medical News Today: Potential lung disease-causing fungi found in wind instruments

Wind instrument musicians are at an increased risk of a potential hazard dubbed 'bagpipe lung' that could lead to chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

Medical News Today: Gut bacteria, antibiotics, and the rise of type 1 diabetes

Antibiotics impact the type and number of bacteria found in a healthy gut. Could these changes be responsible for the mysterious rise of type 1 diabetes?

Medical News Today: Family, not friends, lowers death risk in older age

Having more family and feeling closer to relatives in older age was found to reduce mortality in a new study, but the same could not be said for friends.

Medical News Today: Brain cells restored by stem cell therapy following stroke, neurological diseases

In a new mouse study, researchers demonstrate how a stem cell therapy increases nerve cell production in mice with stroke-induced brain damage.

Medical News Today: Wearable sleep device may reduce PTSD risk in military

Makers of a wearable device present data suggesting it could help reduce risk of PTSD in military personnel by improving quality of sleep.

Medical News Today: Gallbladder Disease: What You Need to Know

The gallbladder can be affected by diseases such as gallstones and cholecystitis. Learn about their diagnosis, treatment, and prevention with this article.

Medical News Today: Thyroid Storm: What You Need to Know

Learn all about thyroid storm, a life-threatening complication of hyperthyroidism. This article looks at the causes, symptoms, and treatment options.

Medical News Today: Citrus fruit antioxidants may prevent chronic diseases caused by obesity

Flavanones, a type of antioxidant found in citrus fruits, may prevent chronic diseases caused by obesity: heart disease, liver disease, and diabetes.

Medical News Today: Job dissatisfaction has negative health effects by age 40

New research shows that job dissatisfaction early in careers impacts physical and mental health leading to depression, sleep problems, and excessive worry.

Medical News Today: My Baby Has Acne: What Should I Do?

Many babies develop acne. Read about what can be done about this skin condition, including information on causes, treatment, and other skin conditions.

Medical News Today: Divorce is seasonal, peaks following family vacations

Divorce is seasonal, a new study finds. Researchers note a peak in divorce following summer and winter vacations in the months of March and August.

Medical News Today: Cocaine addiction reversed in rats with novel compound

Treating rats with a compound that blocks TrkB receptors in the brain's reward system was found to reverse signs of cocaine dependency, researchers report.

Medical News Today: Why Are My Eyes Yellow?

Learn all about the causes of yellow eyes in newborns, older children, and adults. This article looks at why these groups of people might develop jaundice.

Medical News Today: The height of politics: Taller people more likely to vote conservative

A study of data from the U.K. found that for every 1 inch taller a person is in height, they more likely they are to be politically conservative.

Medical News Today: Stroller, carrier injuries send two children to the ER every hour

While carriers and strollers are a way to transport children safely, injuries often occur. A study shows that two children end up in the ER every hour.

Medical News Today: How long does 'chemo brain' last?

Chemo brain refers to a drop in cognitive ability following chemotherapy. A new study sets out to investigate how long this side effect might last.

Medical News Today: Ginger nanoparticles show promise for inflammatory bowel disease

Ginger, included for thousands of years in a range of treatments, could be used in nanoparticles to target cells in the intestines of people with IBD.

Medical News Today: Marijuana a better pain reliever for men than women

Compared with men who smoked marijuana, women did not experience a significant reduction in pain sensitivity, a new study reveals.

Medical News Today: Heel Pain: Exercises to Help with Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.

Medical News Today: Gallstones raise the risk of heart disease by a fifth

Although gallstone disease and heart disease share many risk factors, a new analysis finds that, even without these, gallstones increase cardiac risk.

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