|Obesity is shifting cancer to young adults|
Added: 24.04.2018 2:09 | 8 views | 0 comments
Researchers have compiled evidence from more than 100 publications to show how obesity increases risk of 13 different cancers in young adults. The meta-analysis describes how obesity has shifted certain cancers to younger age groups, and intensified cellular mechanisms promoting the diseases.
|One bad night’s sleep may increase levels of Alzheimer’s protein|
Added: 24.04.2018 1:57 | 22 views | 0 comments
A bad night’s sleep may lead to a protein linked to Alzheimer’s building up in the brain, but whether this raises the risk of the condition is unclear
|Middle East: The rise of local brands is transforming the beauty market|
Added: 24.04.2018 1:16 | 24 views | 0 comments
In a difficult economic background, the beauty market in the Gulf countries is undergoing a complete transformation. For a long time international brands, which have had the upper hand on the market, are now being challenged by local players and emerging brands targeting a new, highly connected generation of consumers. These developments are at the heart of the 6th issue of the Chalhoub Group's White Papers presented last week in Paris. The end of a cycle The beauty industry in the Middle (...)
|How coffee changed the course of civilization|
Added: 23.04.2018 22:16 | 27 views | 0 comments
Did the arrival of coffee cause the rise of the Enlightenment?
|Promise for safer opioid pain reliever|
Added: 23.04.2018 21:47 | 15 views | 0 comments
Researchers have engineered a new compound that animal tests suggest could offer the pain-relieving properties of opioids such as morphine and oxycodone without the risk of addiction.
|Animal images used in marketing may skew public perception about their survival risks|
Added: 23.04.2018 19:19 | 6 views | 0 comments
Many of the world's most charismatic animal species -- those that attract the largest interest and deepest empathy from the public -- are at high risk of extinction in part because many people believe their iconic stature guarantees their survival.