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A developer test protects women from cervical cancer

Researchers have developed a new cervical cancer screening test, which could double the rate of early diagnosis. The ZedScan, developed by an expert British doctor, found that it caused minor changes in the cells of the uterus before it became cancerous. This means that women can...

Was Zika an American trick?

Americans have yet to prove that the Zika virus causes brain or brain hemorrhage in infants whose mothers have contracted the virus during pregnancy, experts said. US scientists have been unable to prove the risk of the Zika virus on pregnant women and their offspring....

A way to curb the early aging of the brain discovered

A breakthrough in studying the process of early brain aging has been done by specialists at Stanford University in the United States. Researchers at Stanford University, California, have conducted a series of experiments involving blood transfusion in rodents, which have allowed them to better understand...

Here is a simple and effective way to live longer

Physical activity helps combat the aging of the cardiovascular system by lowering the risk of early death, say specialists at the South West Medical School of the University of Texas. Living longer is quite possible when doing regular physical activities that prove to be effective...

Scientists have explained the high life expectancy of women

A group of researchers from Germany and Denmark came to the conclusion that women live longer than men due to biological characteristics. This is stated in an article published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, reports Phys.org. Scientists have concluded that...

Not just a dream: scientists unraveled the riddle of the action of anesthesia on the brain

Despite the widespread use of general anesthetics, specialists still do not know exactly how they work. The reason why researchers completely do not understand the mechanism of their impact is that they do not know how the human mind works. A new work by scientists...

US student finds a way to fight cancer

The cure for cancer, the scourge of the 21st century, may be simpler than we think. In any case, this is what an American schoolboy has proved during his experiments as part of a school science exhibition So, green tea would be able to fight...

Coping with cancer: 10 foods resolved to defeat a possible tumor

Horror stories surround more and more substances and products that can potentially cause cancer, but on the other hand, there are also multiple foods that can prevent or contain the growth of cancer cells. Are the products on the list on your table? Charcuterie, red meat,...

Viruses that help the immune system defeat cancer

Using viruses to destroy cancer cells is an old idea, but an international team of researchers has presented data likely to turn a new page in the fight against tumors. Some viruses "in collaboration" with the immune system will be able to defeat cancer, say...

Apple will give parents more control over the smartphones of children

Apple responded to the demands of investors who had previously expressed concerns about the impact of iPhones on children's health, and agreed to add more opportunities for parental control to the iOS operating system. "Apple has always cared about children, and we are working hard...

A virus is found that attacks brain cancer and invokes the immune system

The use of harmless for human viruses to help in the treatment of serious diseases can be called a promising medical technology. For example, adeno-associated viruses are used in gene therapy, which can insert their genome into the host genome. But in the treatment...

Scientists told about the loss of taste among smokers

British scientists came to the conclusion that smoking people do not fully feel the taste of food. The study results lead publication Daily Mail. According to Dr. Suresh Bagga, smoking suppresses taste buds and reduces appetite. Also, tobacco speeds up the metabolism of a person, which often makes...

The future without meat – will we eat insects instead of animals?

Will we renounce meat in the future and will the insect protein become the new standard of gastronomy? It is these issues that today are set the global market for meat products, estimated at $ 90 billion. With the advent of meat grown in the...

Sleep less than 8 hours at night leads to more anxiety and frustration: study

People who sleep less than eight hours a night are more likely to be frustrated and anxious, according to a new study. The study, conducted by researchers at Binghamton University in New York and published in ScienceDirect recently, compared the time and duration of sleep...

Scientists discover the cause of addiction to smoking

Scientists have identified brain cells responsible for nicotine addiction, which can help smokers quit smoking forever. In a study of two interconnected regions of the brain, known as medial habenula and interjecteduncular nucleus (IPN), scientists found that changes in a particular group of neurons in...

How to prevent the disappearance of chocolate

Scientists from the University of California, USA, led by the director of the plant genomics department, Mayo-Je Cho, presented a method of "editing" the DNA structure of cocoa beans, which will help to adapt the chocolate tree to global warming. This is written by...

Scientists have come up with a way to lose weight without sports and diets

Diet cures disease, not drugs - another study confirms
Scientists from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have developed a way to lose up to 30% of weight without resorting to proper nutrition and exercise. The study they published in the journal Small Methods. The report says that scientists have developed a special patch with microneedles,...

The first universal DNA vaccine was created from all strains of the influenza virus

Physicians, biologists and pharmacists have long been trying to create a universal vaccine against influenza. To do this is not so easy, because strains of viruses are constantly mutating, and, therefore, without genetics this can not be avoided. The team, led by Professor Deborah Fuller...

California preparing to legislate the use of marijuana from the beginning of 2018

California is preparing to legislate the use of marijuana for entertainment from the beginning of the new year. The state hopes to make huge gains from the marijuana trade, nicknamed "green gold". As of January 1, 2018, the use of cannabis for recreational purposes is legal...

Scientists have revealed the dangerous effect of alcoholic intoxication

Drunk people are more susceptible to homophobia and racist prejudices. To this conclusion came a group of researchers led by Professor Jonathan Shepherd of Cardiff University in the United Kingdom, reports NDTV with reference to the journal Criminal Behavior and Mental Health. Experts conducted a...

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