Does grilling meat really cause cancer? Be still our hearts if this is true.
Smoky meats from the grill may be tender and tasty, but they probably also increase your risk of cancer. That's because the muscle meats contain compounds called Heterocyclic amines (HCAs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs).
NPR and ProPublica have reported American mothers die in childbirth at a higher rate than mothers in all other developed countries. And for every woman who dies, 70 women reach the brink of death.
(NPR Audio) Major psychiatric disorders like autism, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder appear to have more in common than scientists thought they did. A new study finds that they have important similarities at a molecular level.
And understanding the molecular basis of those disorders could help in developing better treatments.
These psychiatric disorders are diagnosed by how a patient behaves. There are no clear signs on a brain "that you can see with your eyes or most microscopic techniques," says Dan Geschwind, a professor of neurogenetics at the University of California, Los Angeles. His team's findings were published in Science this week.
(NPR Video) When she woke up from surgery, Karen thought she was doing great. But then something very alarming started to happen and her doctors had a new diagnosis: Alien Hand Syndrome.
Aloe Vera has some amazing health benefits.