Researchers at McMaster University have established a connection between a person’s ability to maintain a firm grip and having the self-control to finish their schoolwork.
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Mating Behaviour in the Natural World Contradicts Darwin’s Idea That Females Make the Decisions, Researchers Find
A provocative study by evolutionary biologists at McMaster University takes on one of Charles Darwin’s central ideas: that males adapt and compete for the attention of females because it is the females who ultimately choose their mates and the...
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Losing Fat While Gaining Muscle: Scientists Use Protein to Close in on the ‘Holy Grail’ of Diet and Exercise
Researchers at McMaster University have uncovered significant new evidence in the quest for the elusive goal of gaining muscle and losing fat, an oft-debated problem for those trying to manage their weight, control their calories and balance their...
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Descendants of Black Death Confirmed as Source of Repeated European Plague Outbreaks That Would Fade and Roar Back Over Centuries: Research
An international team of researchers has uncovered new information about the Black Death in Europe and its descendants, suggesting it persisted on the continent over four centuries, re-emerging to kill hundreds of thousands in Europe in separate,...
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Mothers of teens with food allergies are more likely than the kids themselves to report that the youth have emotional and behavioural problems.
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Research indicates anti-bacterial strategies need to be tailored to the age of the patient. Aging is accompanied by a chronic state of low-level inflammation -- sometimes called ‘inflamm-aging’
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A multi-disciplinary team of researchers has developed a new diagnostic test that makes it possible for patients to quickly determine if they are infected with an illness, using a simple paper test sensitive enough to detect markers of various...
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Researchers detail how they have been able to fingerprint myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), a state for blood cells that turns into acute myeloid leukemia (AML) cancer in approximately 30% of patients
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Low-production costs, need for revenue keep oil producers pumping, even in saturated market: economist
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By redirecting resources and streamlining the processes that govern refugee admissions to Canada, the federal government can and should dramatically increase the number of refugees admitted, says a McMaster University expert.
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