Monday, July 6, 2020
Tags Medicine/health

Tag: medicine/health

Asthma and allergies more common in teens who stay up late

Teenagers who prefer to stay up late and wake later in the morning are more likely to suffer with asthma and allergies compared to...

Seeing is believing: Effectiveness of facemasks

Currently, there are no specific guidelines on the most effective materials and designs for facemasks to minimize the spread of droplets from...

New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome

CLEVELAND, Ohio (July 1, 2020)--Perimenopause is a time when women become more vulnerable to a number of health problems. A new study based on...

Declining eyesight improved by looking at deep red light

Staring at a deep red light for three minutes a day can significantly improve declining eyesight, finds a new UCL-led study, the...

Excessive sugar intake linked with unhealthy fat deposits

Sophia Antipolis, 29 June 2020: Sugar consumption is linked with larger fat deposits around the heart and in the abdomen, which are risky for...

MRI scan used for heart disease could also pick out aggressive...

A type of smart MRI scan used in people with heart disease could help assess whether children's cancers are especially aggressive and spot early...

One-time treatment generates new neurons, eliminates Parkinson’s disease in mice

Xiang-Dong Fu, PhD, has never been more excited about something in his entire career. He has long studied the basic biology of...

Use of continuous combined oral contraceptives demonstrates bone health benefits

CLEVELAND, Ohio (June 24, 2020)--Women with premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) become estrogen deficient at an early age, which makes them more vulnerable to the...

Shining light on a malignant lung cancer

Treating a rare type of malignant lung cancer could improve, thanks to near-infrared irradiation and a cancer-targeting compound. Nagoya University oncologist Kazuhide...

How EU safety legislation has affected UK vapers

Vapers have been largely reassured by recent EU safety regulations, but some have been pushed to the black market for stronger hits - according...