|Excessive Body Fat Linked to Smaller Gray Matter Volume, New Study Says|
Added: 25.04.2019 13:02 | 18 views | 0 comments
A team of researchers in the Netherlands has found that higher levels of body fat are associated with differences in the form and structure of the brain, including smaller volumes of gray matter. “We found that having higher levels of fat distributed over the body is associated with smaller volumes of important structures of the [...]
|Is an itchy scalp linked with hair loss?|
Added: 25.04.2019 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
An itchy scalp links to hair loss in several different ways. In this article, we look at the causes of each of these issues, the links between them, and possible treatments and home remedies.
|Long-Term Use of Antibiotics Tied to Heart Risks|
Added: 25.04.2019 1:17 | 18 views | 0 comments
Taking antibiotics for two months or longer may be linked to an increase in a woman’s risk for cardiovascular disease.
|Major deep carbon sink linked to microbes found near volcano chains|
Added: 24.04.2019 23:18 | 9 views | 0 comments
Up to about 19% more carbon dioxide than previously believed is removed naturally and stored underground between coastal trenches and inland chains of volcanoes, keeping the greenhouse gas from entering the atmosphere, according to a new study.
|Medical marijuana laws linked to health and labor supply benefits in older adults|
Added: 24.04.2019 17:49 | 1 views | 0 comments
A study that examined older Americans' well-being before and after medical marijuana laws were passed in their state found reductions in reported pain and increased hours worked. The study suggests medical marijuana laws could be improving older Americans' health.
|New way of designing systems against correlated disruptions uses negative probability|
Added: 23.04.2019 19:08 | 1 views | 0 comments
Until now, systems engineers have struggled with the problem of planning for disaster impacts that are linked by correlation -- like those of earthquakes and tsunamis -- because of the cumbersome calculations necessary to precisely quantify the probabilities of all possible combinations of disruption occurrences. Now researchers have developed a new method for designing and optimizing systems subject to correlated disruptions.
|A touchy-feely part of the brain helps you enjoy a gentle caress|
Added: 23.04.2019 13:17 | 10 views | 0 comments
A part of the brain involved with self-awareness, called the insular cortex, appears to be linked to why a tender stroke on the skin can feel nice
|Week-long protests at Yale University|
Added: 22.04.2019 0:16 | 2 views | 0 comments
Sunday marks the sixth straight day of peaceful demonstrations since an officer-involved shooting near the Yale campus Tuesday. The surveillance video appears to show the moment police engaged with a car they said fit the description of one linked to a reported armed robbery. Hamden Police Officer Devin Eaton jumped out of his SUV, gun drawn, firing multiple rounds into the car. Mola Lenghi reports.
|Why a Bright Outlook in Life Can Help You Save More Money|
Added: 21.04.2019 23:17 | 4 views | 0 comments
Staying positive has been scientifically linked to greater financial success.
|Nanovaccine boosts immunity in sufferers of metabolic syndrome|
Added: 21.04.2019 17:45 | 6 views | 0 comments
A new class of biomaterial developed by researchers for an infectious disease nanovaccine effectively boosted immunity in mice with metabolic disorders linked to gut bacteria -- a population that shows resistance to traditional flu and polio vaccines.