Tuesday, April 7, 2020

On Average Only 6% of Actual COVID-19 Infections Detected Worldwide

The number of confirmed cases for the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19 officially issued by countries and widely commented on by national and international media...

New Blood Test Detects Over 50 Types of Cancer, Some Before...

In a study involving thousands of participants, a new blood test detected more than 50 types of cancer as well as their location within...

COVID-19 Coronavirus Epidemic Source Confirmed as Natural, Not Man Made

The novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus that emerged in the city of Wuhan, China, last year and has since caused a large scale COVID-19 epidemic and...

Coronavirus Can Live on Plastic and Stainless Steel For 3 Days

Scanning electron microscope image of caronavirus COVID19 (yellow) emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink). The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for...

Magnolia Bark Compound May Help Treat Drug-Resistant Epilepsy

In patients with epilepsy, normal neurological activity becomes disrupted, causing debilitating seizures. Now, researchers report in ACS Chemical Neuroscience that they have found a...

New Fix Heals Herniated Discs “Like Patching a Flat Tire”

A new two-step technique to repair herniated discs uses hyaluronic acid gel to re-inflate the disc and collagen gel to seal the hole, essentially...

Caloric Restriction Reduces Inflammation, Prevents Negative Effects of Aging in Cells

If you want to reduce inflammation throughout your body, delay the onset of age-related diseases, and live longer, you have to eat less food....

Reducing Intake of Sulfur Amino Acids Cuts Risk of Heart Disease

A plant-based diet may be key to lowering risk for heart disease. Penn State researchers determined that diets with reduced sulfur amino acids –...

Fat Cells Sense Sunlight, And Too Little Increases Your Risk of...

We all know that daily exposure to sunlight aids the immune system by increasing vitamin D serum levels. Now a new study has discovered yet...

Novel “Trojan Horse” Nanoparticle Devours Plaque That Causes Heart Attacks

Michigan State University and Stanford University scientists have invented a nanoparticle that eats away – from the inside out – portions of plaques that...

British Scientists Accidentally Discover New Type of Immune Cell That Kills...

In a finding that could herald a major breakthrough in cancer treatment British scientists have accidentally discovered a new type of immune cell that kills most...

Study Links Dopamine and Biological Clock to Snacking, Overeating and Obesity

Between 1976 and 1980, about 15% of U.S. adults were obese. Today, about 40% of adults are obese, and another 33% are overweight, driving...