Complementary and conventional providers in cancer care: experience of communication with patients and steps to improve communication with other providers

Trine Stub, Sara A. Quandt, Thomas A. Arcury, Joanne C. Sandbergand Agnete E. Kristoffersen BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:301 DOI: 10.1186/s12906-017-1814-0 ©  The Author(s). 2017 Received: 21 February 2017 Accepted: 31 May 2017 Published: 8 June 2017 Abstract Background Effective interdisciplinary communication is important to achieve better quality in health care. The aims of this study were to compare conventional and complementary providers’ experience of communication about complementary therapies…

Predicting autism: Study links infant brain connections to diagnoses at age two

Predicting autism: Study links infant brain connections to diagnoses at age two In previous studies, researchers linked infant brain anatomy differences to autism diagnoses at age two. Now they show differences in functional connections between brain regions at 6 months to predict autism at age two. Predicting autism: Study links infant brain connections to diagnoses…

Same genes, same environment, different personality: Is individuality unavoidable?

Same genes, same environment, different personality: Is individuality unavoidable? Genetically identical Amazon mollies raised individually and under identical environmental conditions, nevertheless develop different personality types. Additionally, increasing the opportunity for social interactions early in life appears to have no influence of the magnitude of personality variation. These results of a recent study shed a new…