Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

December 01, 2002
Ability to cope with stress may play a role in cancer progression
A review of the mind-body connection in breast cancer patients reveals that the stress of the diagnosis may make the disease worse, but also suggests that good coping style may aid treatment and outcome.

Combining key ingredients of vegetarian diet cuts cholesterol significantly, says study
A diet combining a handful of known cholesterol-lowering plant components cut bad cholesterol by close to 30 per cent in a study by researchers at the University of Toronto and St.

Marijuana's distant relative may be the next prozac
Man-made chemicals that are distant relatives of marijuana may eventually become new drugs to combat anxiety and depression, according to a UC Irvine College of Medicine study. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to