Heart attacks are acute events that are rarely preceded by obvious warning signs, but symptoms may sometimes strike hours or weeks before the cardiac event. The majority of health bodies
What is the ‘zombie virus’ found in Russia – and should we be worried?What is the ‘zombie virus’ found in Russia – and should we be worried?
The words “zombie virus discovered in Russian ice” sounds like something straight out of a horror film ― although after the pandemic, it’s pretty difficult to shock any of us.
New Radioactive Tumor Implant Obliterates Pancreatic CancerNew Radioactive Tumor Implant Obliterates Pancreatic Cancer
The novel approach combines traditional chemotherapy drugs with a new method of tumor irradiation. A combination of internal radiation and chemotherapy dissolves tumors in 80% of mice across multiple models.
Fearlessness Can Be Learned – Neuroscience NewsFearlessness Can Be Learned – Neuroscience News
Summary: Mice lacking a specific serotonin receptor unlearn fear faster than those with the receptor. The findings open the door to the development of new treatments for PTSD and other
RSV is peaking but flu hospitalizations highest in a decade, CDC saysRSV is peaking but flu hospitalizations highest in a decade, CDC says
The spread of RSV appears to be slowing, though Covid cases have risen since Thanksgiving and flu hospitalizations remain at a decade high, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Monday.
Can a Playlist Be Your Therapist? Balancing Emotions Through MusicCan a Playlist Be Your Therapist? Balancing Emotions Through Music
Summary: A new musical app takes listeners on an emotional “rollercoaster ride”, leaving them in a more positive emotional and focused state than when they first started listening to the
Paying obese people cash to lose weight doubles their rate of fat loss, study showsPaying obese people cash to lose weight doubles their rate of fat loss, study shows
Paying obese people to lose weight doubles their rate of fat loss, a study has found. Researchers tasked 668 morbidly obese adults in New York City and Los Angeles with
Severe COVID could cause markers of old age in the brainSevere COVID could cause markers of old age in the brain
The cerebral cortex of a human brain (artificially colored). The brains of people with severe COVID-19 have patterns of gene expression similar to those found in older people.Credit: KH Fung/Science
4 Common Medications That Spike Your Dementia Risk, According to a Pharmacist — Best Life4 Common Medications That Spike Your Dementia Risk, According to a Pharmacist — Best Life
Memory loss may be a natural part of aging—but simple forgetfulness is not the same as the cognitive decline caused by diseases like Alzheimer’s. There is a link between aging
Syphilis on the rise again in Sonoma County after taking dip during pandemicSyphilis on the rise again in Sonoma County after taking dip during pandemic
Dr. Sundari Mase, the county’s health officer, said syphilis can be best treated through early detection, and anyone who is at risk of infection should be screened and tested. In