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straitstimes.com — The World Health Organisation has for the first time recognised "burn-out" in its International Classification of Diseases (ICD), which is widely used as a benchmark for diagnosis and health insurers. The decision, reached during the World Health Assembly in Geneva, which wraps up on Tuesday (May 2…
28.05.2019 0 comments From Alex
ushealthglobal.com — Coca-Cola is in talks with hashish manufacturer Aurora Cannabis to make marijuana-infused drinks, Canadian information carrier BNN Bloomberg reported on Monday. The corporations would most likely increase health-focused drinks that can ease irritation, ache and cramping, the file stated, mentioning…
05.05.2019 0 comments From Alex
theengineer.co.uk — An unmanned aerial system (UAS) has delivered a kidney to a transplant patient in what is claimed to be the first drone operation of its kind. Developed by the University of Maryland (UMD) and University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), the custom-built drone featured specially designed equi…
04.05.2019 0 comments From Alex
bloomberg.com — Experts found that people following a Japanese or Asian-style diet based on rice were less likely to be obese than those living in countries where rice consumption was low. Researchers said low-carbohydrate diets – which limit rice – are a popular weight-loss strategy in developed countries but the…
02.05.2019 0 comments From Alex
techcrunch.com — In a feat that could eventually unlock the possibility of speech for people with severe medical conditions, scientists have successfully recreated the speech of healthy subjects by tapping directly into their brains. The technology is a long, long way from practical application but the science is re…
25.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
slate.com — It’s based on stoner logic, not science. You might have heard of Jean Baptiste Lamarck in an intro biology class. He proposed a version of evolution that, in hindsight, seems like the sort of thing a stoned teen would come up with. In the Lamarckian theory of evolution, changes in species occur not…
21.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
engadget.com — Researchers at Tel Aviv University managed to successfully print the first ever 3D heart that uses cells and biological materials from a patient. The medical breakthrough, which was published today in Advanced Science, managed to produce an entire heart, complete with cells, blood vessels, ventric…
15.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
nytimes.com —  The rise of Candida auris embodies a serious and growing public health threat: drug-resistant germs. Last May, an elderly man was admitted to the Brooklyn branch of Mount Sinai Hospital for abdominal surgery. A blood test revealed that he was infected with a newly discovered germ as deadly as it …
07.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
medicalnewstoday.com — The best full-body exercises include squats, burpees, lunges, and cycling. People can do these to exercise several muscles at once. Learn more about how to do these exercises. People may describe muscle-strengthening exercises as being upper body, lower body, or core exercises. However, there are a…
06.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
sciencealert.com — Scientists have found mounting evidence that Parkinson's could start in the gut before spreading to the brain, with one study in 2017 observing lower rates of the disease in patients who had undergone a procedure called a truncal vagotomy. The operation removes sections of the vagus nerve - which l…
17.03.2019 0 comments From Alex