Health News on April 8, 2011
Exposure to vehicle pollution causes brain damage in mice
A study has found that mice, which are exposed to short-term vehicle pollution, show significant brain damage, including signs associated with memory loss and Alzheimer's disease. ANI
Caffeine contributes to development, poor control of diabetes?
A study has suggested that caffeine disrupts glucose metabolism and may contribute to the development and poor control of type 2 diabetes, which is a major public health problem. ANI
Men too 'suffer psychological trauma from partner abuse'
Two recent studies have revealed that men who are abused by their female partners can suffer significant psychological trauma, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and suicidal thoughts. ANI
Moms-to-be who exercise help strengthen child's heart health after birth
A study on the benefits of exercising while pregnant has found that moms-to-be, who do so, help their children to have healthy hearts after birth. ANI