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{ Monthly Archives } January 2014

Sleep Duration Linked To Depression – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global News Sleep Duration Linked To DepressionHeadlines & Global News"This new research emphasizes that we can make an investment in our health by prioritizing sleep." A research team looked at 1,788 adult twins and found sleep outside of normal durations could increase the genetic risk of depression. Share This Story.Studies find new links […]

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Toddler aggression strongly linked to genetics, study says – KTAR.com

Youth Today Toddler aggression strongly linked to genetics, study saysKTAR.comResearchers from University of Montreal and CHU Sainte-Justine Hospital looked at the physical aggression of twins between the ages of 20 months and about 4 years old. They found that genetic factors account for about 50 percent of the variance in a …Childhood Early Aggression More Related […]

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City Slicker

Check out these conjoined twins images: City Slicker Image by AV Dezign Graffiti mural spotted while waiting for the bus at Cote Vertu station

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Does caregiving cause psychological stress? Study of female twins says it … – Medical Xpress

Does caregiving cause psychological stress? Study of female twins says it …Medical XpressBy examining twin pairs – both monozygotic (identical from same fertilized egg) and dizygotic (fraternal from separate fertilized eggs) – UW researchers assessed the extent psychological distress is related to caregiving, or confounded by common genes …and more » twins research – Google News

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Does caregiving cause psychological stress? UW study of female twins says it … – EurekAlert (press release)

Does caregiving cause psychological stress? UW study of female twins says it …EurekAlert (press release)So he, and other researchers at the UW conducted a study of about 1,228 female twins, some were caregivers, and some were not. The results were somewhat surprising. The study, "Does caregiving cause psychological distress? The case for familial and …Does caregiving […]

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Conjoined twins sharing same liver, belly successfully separated in Jiangxi – Shanghaiist

Conjoined twins sharing same liver, belly successfully separated in JiangxiShanghaiistDoctors have successfully separated a pair of conjoined twins who shared the same liver and belly in Jiangxi Province. The twins were born in November 2013, but weighed only a mere 4.6 kilograms, so doctors waited until they reached 9 kilograms to … conjoined twins – Google […]

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Twin Research: Stop surrendering to genetics – Start controlling bodily health – Houston Chronicle (blog)

Twin Research: Stop surrendering to genetics – Start controlling bodily healthHouston Chronicle (blog)If so, perhaps, you know what I mean when I say that at times, the twin thing can get ridiculous. For example: A woman once asked if my identical twin and I were brothers. We told her, “We're twins.” Then she inquired, “How […]

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Genetics may trump environment in kids’ aggression – Chicago Parent

Chicago Parent Genetics may trump environment in kids' aggressionChicago ParentLacourse and his team of researchers followed 667 pairs of twins, identical and fraternal, for three and a half years. Tendency toward physical aggression "was assessed for each twin as part of a large questionnaire administered to mothers" at key … twins research – Google News

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Twin Brothers Act as Guinea Pigs in Sugar V. Fat Experiment – Yahoo Canada Shine On (blog)

Twin Brothers Act as Guinea Pigs in Sugar V. Fat ExperimentYahoo Canada Shine On (blog)According to some research, the two nutrients operating in tandem trigger brain's pleasure centers much like cocaine and other drugs and also disable the appetite's off switch. Taking the either the sugar or the fat out of ice cream, for example, […]

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‘Dragon boating’ film focuses on cancer fight – Hometownlife.com

'Dragon boating' film focuses on cancer fightHometownlife.comGutay's friend left behind husband Tom Joseph and the couple's twins, who just turned 8. “I'm hoping to raise awareness,” said … A Vancouver, B.C., physician did research showing such exercise benefited cancer patients. “It stimulates the lymphatic … twins research – Google News

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