Monday, August 15, 2022

Chocolate May Help Keep Brain Healthy

Drinking two cups of hot chocolate a day may help older people keep their brains healthy and their thinking skills sharp, according to a...

Electric Lights Alter Daily Sleeping Patterns Rhythms

Humans’ circadian clocks become skewed when they are exposed to electric lights but revert to a schedule more in tune with the sun when...

Vitamin B: Choline Intake Improves Memory and Attention-Holding Capacity

An experimental study in rats has shown that consuming choline, a vitamin B group nutrient found in foodstuffs like eggs and chicken or beef...

Gut Microbes for Life

Most strains of gut microbes stay with us for decades, which may prove useful for tracking our health. By Ed Yong | The Scientist | July 4, 2013 We all...

The Downside of Antibiotics?

Bacteria-killing antibiotics might also damage a person’s tissues. In addition to the growing threat of antibiotic-resistant bugs, there may be another reason doctors should refrain...

Supreme Court rules Drug Companies exempt from Lawsuits

July 7, 2013. Washington. In case readers missed it with all the coverage of the Trayvon Martin murder trial and the Supreme Court’s rulings...

Supreme Court blocks generic drug liability suits

The 5-4 ruling shields manufacturers from liability for the low-cost versions of brand-name prescription medicines. The nation's most widely used medications, generic drugs, now carry...