The Scientist - 2017-08-26 21:15:36 +0000 - Reading time 1 mins - Share : Four years after taking a probiotic and peanut protein for 18 months, two-thirds of children in a small clinical trial can eat peanuts with no health issues.
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Medical Xpress - 2017-08-24 08:29:00 +0000 - Reading time 3 mins - Share : (Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers from several institutions in Denmark has found what appears to be a link between the amount of lithium naturally present in tap water and dementia in the people that drink it. In their paper published in JAMA Psychiatry, the group describes how they tested...
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Futurity / Milenko Martinovich-Stanford - 2017-08-23 14:23:39 +0000 - Reading time 3 mins - Share : Despite recognizing that smoking can lead to life-threatening diseases, many Americans still underestimate the risks.
“Smoking is outlawed in public places in the US, and the number of people smoking has declined over decades,” says lead author Jon Krosnick, a professor of communication and ...
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The Guardian / Nicola Davis - 2017-08-23 01:22:09 +0000 - Reading time 3 mins - Share : Ads from Inoreader • Remove
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New Scientist - 2017-08-22 07:56:18 +0000 - Reading time 4 mins - Share : Can neuroforecasting predict the next election result or market crash? Analysing activity in a part of our brain can predict things that haven’t happened yet
New Scientist - 2017-08-21 12:43:00 +0000 - Reading time 2 mins - Share : Viruses are not like other organisms and nobody is quite sure where they originated, but a newly discovered single-celled organism seems to offer a clue
Medical Xpress - 2017-08-18 10:23:26 +0000 - Reading time 3 mins - Share : A drug that is blocked by the EU regulatory system has now been found to improve the quality of life of people with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
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Naturalnews.com / Jhoanna Robinson - 2017-08-17 01:14:50 +0000 - Reading time 2 mins - Share : (Natural News) A complaint of depression to your general practitioner would likely result in you getting a prescription for an antidepressant. This doesn’t take into consideration the fact that there has been evidence that showed that around 30 to 40 percent of people with depression also had...
Naturalnews.com / Jhoanna Robinson - 2017-08-17 01:14:50 +0000 - Reading time 4 mins - Share : (Natural News) There is another supervitamin that slips by even the most health-conscious of people, vitamin B complex. According to Rob Hobson, registered nutritionist and head of nutrition at Britain-based health supplement supplier Healthspan, they comprise of the following: thiamin (vitamin B...
Live Science - 2017-08-15 17:22:57 +0000 - Reading time < 1 mins - Share : A 25-year-old woman in Australia died after consuming too much protein, in the form of shakes, supplements and protein-packed foods, the New York Post reported yesterday.
ScienceDaily - 2017-08-15 15:44:47 +0000 - Reading time < 1 mins - Share : There is a rising risk of human and domestic animal exposure to deadly Hendra virus (HeV) carried by fruit bats in Eastern Australia due to human intrusion into their habitats, human proximity to woodlands and vegetation loss, a new study reveals.
ScienceDaily - 2017-08-15 11:15:09 +0000 - Reading time < 1 mins - Share : Myxoma virus -- introduced to control the rabbit population in Australia in 1950 -- has developed a deadly ability to suppress the immune response in host rabbits. This example of an evolutionary arms race highlights the potential for escalating virus virulence and host resistance to produce more...
NPR / Allison Aubrey - 2017-08-14 05:03:58 +0000 - Reading time 3 mins - Share : Your diet can influence your appearance. You knew that. But did you know that what you eat can also affect your body odor and your attractiveness to the opposite sex?(Image credit: Lilli Carré for NPR)
Live Science - 2017-08-07 19:11:37 +0000 - Reading time < 1 mins - Share : A woman in Australia had a dental wire in her digestive system for 10 years before doctors discovered it tearing through her abdomen.
Live Science - 2017-08-03 07:19:57 +0000 - Reading time < 1 mins - Share : A medical school in Queensland, Australia, was the recent recipient of a big donation: a diseased liver that weighed more than 26 lbs.