25 May 2020
WATCH | Could researchers have found a potential cure for OCD?
Researchers recently stumbled across the protein responsible for anxiety while investigating autoimmune diseases, which could provide insight into the mental illness.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) affects millions of people worldwide, but a new study may offer hope for sufferers.
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E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places.
A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.