UPMC Looking For Participants For Depression, Dementia StudyBecause depression can foreshadow dementia, researchers at UPMC are looking for 300 participants willing to make a two-year commitment to a study on brain structure and function along with blood tests and physical and mental challenges
Volunteers Needed For Massive Health StudyMedical researchers need your help with one of the biggest health studies ever conducted.
Study Suggests Being Optimistic Could Lead To Longer LifeA new study suggests being optimistic could help people live longer.
Study Finds High Number Of Deaths Linked To Excessive DrinkingA new study from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) finds excessive drinking accounts for nearly 1 in 10 deaths.
Large Fear Center In Brain May Affect Anxiety In ChildrenNew research is showing the brains of anxious kids might actually be different than those of other kids.
Is Sitting For Long Hours At Work The New Smoking?The average worker spends over five hours and 40 minutes sitting at their job every day and a new study says it’s bad for your health, with some claiming the long-term effects of sitting can be as bad as smoking. Dr. Michael Jensen from the Mayo Clinic joined Larry and John to talk about a study they conducted.
New Device Could Help With Sleep Apnea There is potential for a new device that is similar to a pace maker that would help people with sleep apnea.
Common Virus Linked To Type-2 DiabetesResearchers say they've found a link between a type of Herpes virus and Type-2 diabetes. They say as many as 80 percent of adults over age 40 have the virus and most don't know it.