Category: Health

Medicine: Indigenous people vital for understanding environmental change

IMAGE: Maasai communities in Kenya contribute to successful reforestation projects by using their indigenous knowledge. ...

Medicine: UMass Amherst biologists zero in on cells’ environmental sensing mechanism

IMAGE: UMass Amherst biologist Craig Albertson works with a system - cichlid fishes - known as champions...

Medicine: A new cell & gene therapy approach to treat common bleeding disorder

In a new study from the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) researchers have developed an optimized cellular platform for delivering Factor 8 to better treat patients with hemophilia A. Hemophilia A...

Medicine: Injury patterns may help differentiate between accidents and physical abuse in elderly patients, new study finds

WASHINGTON, D.C.--The signs of physical abuse among elderly people can be challenging for health care professionals to recognize, resulting in as few as one in 24 cases being reported to authorities. ...

Medicine: Airplane noise appears to negatively impact fetal health

Prolonged exposure to loud noise is more than annoying?it is bad for human health. Beyond the obvious potential damage to hearing, chronic noise exposure has also been linked to adverse cardiovascular effects,...

Medicine: New theranostic agents show efficacy in prostate cancer treatment in preclinical studies

IMAGE: Panel A shows PET images (coronal slices) of 124I-MSK-PSMA1 in mice bearing PC3-PIP xenografts on the...

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Study: Effectiveness of cloth masks depends on type of covering

Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, wearing a mask while out in public has become the recommended practice. However, many still question the effectiveness of...

Archaeology: Cooling of Earth caused by eruptions, not meteors

IMAGE: Workers excavating Hall's Cave in Central Texas ...

Nanotechnology: Sharing a secret…the quantum way

IMAGE: An artistic impression sharing a secret using structured...