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01-19-2022
Retinal health is a good predictor of mortality
A new longitudinal study published in the British Journal of Ophtalmology has found that the difference between the biological age of the retina (the sensory membrane at the back of the eyeball responsible for vision) and a person’s chronological age is linked to their risk of death. This “retinal age gap” could thus be used as a screening tool for early diagnosis and treatment of various life-threatening diseases. Damage to the blood vessels in the retina can be early signs of several health problems, such as high...
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01-07-2022
Global dementia cases may triple by 2050
A new study published in the journal The Lancet Public...
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01-06-2022
Limb development genes connected to fingerprints
A new study has found that genes which control limb...
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01-06-2022
Animal diversity can be monitored through DNA in the air
In an unprecedented move, two independent teams of scientists that...
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01-06-2022
Can a goldfish drive a car on land?
New research from Ben-Gurion University published in the journal Behavioural...
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01-06-2022
KFC is launching a plant-based chicken product
On Monday, January 10, 2022, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) restaurants...
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01-05-2022
Were there "whiffs" of oxygen on early Earth?
Although the exact composition of the Earth’s earliest atmosphere is...
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01-05-2022
"Superbug" arose in hedgehogs long before antibiotics
Antibiotics have been mass produced since the 1940s and have...
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01-05-2022
Skateboarding alleviates depression and increases well-being
A new study led by the University of Exeter has...
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01-04-2022
All living things are affected by gravitational tides
The rhythms of activity in all living things are known...
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01-04-2022
Psilocybin can safely treat mental health disorders
A new study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology has...
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01-04-2022
Wild bears that eat human food lack gut diversity
Research has shown that changing the diet of humans, mice...
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01-03-2022
Action needed to expose the dangers of ultra-processed foods
Ultra-processed foods are those that have been chemically or physically...
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