Thursday, November 23, 2017

The ‘conspiracy’ of sugar and soda producers is disclosed

Documents confirming the fact that as early as the end of 1960 sugar and sweet drink producers were aware of the harmful properties of sugar, American scientists discovered. From the public, they concealed that the consequence of the consumption of sugar can be atherosclerosis and...

What is dangerous is total vegetarianism

In the US, the National Academy has conducted a study on what will happen if suddenly all people become vegetarians. It turned out that switching to vegetable food could provoke an epidemic of nutritional deficiencies and banal malnutrition. A number of important nutrients will become...

Beer kills the liver: study

Most beer lovers think it is a light alcoholic drink that does not pose a health hazard. The results of a study conducted by the College of Medicine at the University of Indiana, Indiana, that a small amount of beer cause damage may be serious...

How did sugar-makers try to deceive humans for half a century

About 50 years ago, the sugar industry stopped financing research that began to reveal facts that you want to hide, including that the intake of sugar is linked to heart disease. A new study reveals the efforts made by the sugar industry decades ago, to...

WHO warns of three types of flu this winter

The World Health Organization (WHO) said it expects to spread three types of influenza in the winter of 2017-2018. The expected species are avian influenza A / H3N2 and type B. The new type III is called Michigan, which is considered the most dangerous, because...

For the first time — Chinese robot passes exam for medical practice

Robot "Xiao I" for the first time in the history of China successfully passed the state examination in order to obtain a license to conduct medical practice. As reported by Central Television of China, the test is given for 10 hours, but the robot coped...

Scientists warned about the accident due to experiments with GMOs

The alleged tests of the gene drive method are of concern to genetic scientists. They believe that this can be a threat to the biological diversity on the planet. According to the portal Gizmodo, researchers warn that humanity is not ready for this technology either...

Sea cucumber will help to defeat cancer

A research team from the Far Eastern Federal University, together with colleagues from Switzerland and Germany, discovered that the eel-eating eel-skinned cucumeria, which belongs to the class of sea cucumbers, contains a substance capable of killing tumor cells. Scientific researcher of the Pacific Institute of...

A cup of coffee a week reduces the risk of stroke

Coffee lovers can celebrate - the results of the next study show that only one cup of coffee a week helps reduce the risk of stroke and heart failure. During the study, the authors observed for 27 years 2750 participants. The scientists collected data on...

Sleep helps the skin regenerate: scientists

Physical and emotional stress, as well as poor nutrition, weaken the immune system. In previously published scientific articles, scientists suggested that dietary supplements - vitamins and amino acids - reduce the level of inflammation and reduce the recovery time after surgical interventions. Researchers from the...

Bacteria know how to touch

Bacteria do not have a nervous system in the form in which we represent it, however, according to the data obtained in a recent study, they still know how to feel. It turns out that microorganisms react not only to chemical, but also to...

Vitamin D protects children from diabetes

Over the past few years, scientists have not been able to come to a consensus on whether the amount of vitamin D in the body affects the risk of type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease in which the human immune system attacks insulin-producing cells. Genetic...

Gene that slows down aging found

A research team from Northwestern University has discovered a gene whose mutation can slow the aging process. The authors, led by Douglas Vaughan, studied the Amish community living in Indiana. They drew attention to the gene SERPINE1, a mutation in which is associated with a...

Scientists have grown rats with a human mini-brain

Researchers from the Allen Institute for Brain Science conducted an experiment to grow a human mini-brain in the body of rats and mice. Christof Koch (Christof Koch) and his colleagues worked out a technique for creating such organelles from stem cells. Mini-brain is a miniature...

Scientists have found a life-like atmosphere in a super-earth

Having studied the composition of the atmosphere of 55 Cancer e (Janssen), scientists from NASA came to the conclusion that life on super surface surface can exist. Data for analysis and search for life forms specialists were obtained with the help of the Spitzer spacecraft,...

First successful human head transplant carried out in China

The well-known Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero announced the first successful experience of transplanting a person's head. This is reported by The Telegraph. The operation was conducted on a corpse in China and lasted 18 hours. In particular, during the procedure it was possible to restore the...

‘Planet-diamond’ in the constellation of Cancer has an atmosphere: scientists

The bizarre "planet-diamond" 55 Cnc e in the constellation of Cancer has some kind of atmosphere, despite the fact that its surface is incandescent by several thousand degrees Celsius, according to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. "We argued long ago about whether this "planet-diamond" is similar...

Discovery of an ancient royal cemetery is not human!

Researchers discovered a 2400-year-old pit containing remains of horses and remains of vehicles believed to belong to a member of an ancient royal family in China. The pit is one of a group of tombs believed to contain the remains of the noble family in...

Scientists declare a supramarginal outburst in a nearby galaxy

The international group of astronomers announced the most powerful cosmic outburst in the history of observations in the galaxy, which was removed by 2.6 billion light years from Earth. According to the researchers, it was caused by the explosion of a large star. This is...

A 1000-year-old box tells the story of Buddha’s remains

About 1,000 years ago, the monks of Yongjiang and Chimeng of the Manjuri Temple spent two decades assembling the remains of Buddha bones distributed across India and other countries for burial in a box in a Chinese temple, reports Daily Mail. The human remains that...

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