Fiber-optic ultrasonic imaging probe for future nanoscale disease diagnostics — ScienceDaily


[ad_1] Scientists at the University of Nottingham have developed an ultrasonic imaging system, which can be deployed on the tip of a hair-thin optical fibre, and will be insertable into the human body to visualise cell abnormalities in 3D. The new technology produces microscopic and nanoscopic resolution images that will one day help clinicians to […]

Processed diets might promote chronic infections that can lead to disorders such as diabetes — ScienceDaily


[ad_1] Processed diets, which are low in fiber, may initially reduce the incidence of foodborne infectious diseases such as E. coli infections, but might also increase the incidence of diseases characterized by low-grade chronic infection and inflammation such as diabetes, according to researchers in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University. This study […]

Epigenetic regulator HPI1a drives de novo genome reorganization in early Drosophila embryos — ScienceDaily


[ad_1] The DNA molecule is not naked in the nucleus. Instead, it is folded in a very organized way by the help of different proteins to establish a unique spatial organization of the genetic information. This 3D spatial genome organization is fundamental for the regulation of our genes and has to be established de novo […]

Dietary cocoa improves health of obese mice; likely has implications for humans — ScienceDaily


[ad_1] Supplementation of cocoa powder in the diet of high-fat-fed mice with liver disease markedly reduced the severity of their condition, according to a new study by Penn State researchers, who suggest the results have implications for people. Cocoa powder, a popular food ingredient most commonly used in the production of chocolate, is rich in […]

Centrifugal multispun nanofibers put a new spin on COVID-19 masks — ScienceDaily


[ad_1] KAIST researchers have developed a novel nanofiber production technique called ‘centrifugal multispinning’ that will open the door for the safe and cost-effective mass production of high-performance polymer nanofibers. This new technique, which has shown up to a 300 times higher nanofiber production rate per hour than that of the conventional electrospinning method, has many […]

Do bananas help empty bowels?


Do bananas help empty bowels? Green bananas, in particular, have been shown to help with diarrhea. Bananas are also packed with fiber, prebiotics, and probiotics, all of which help with digestion.. For people with digestive conditions like irritable bowel syndrome, eating foods that aid with digestion may be particularly important.

Buka e Bardhë Apo Buka e Zezë – Cilën duhet Të Zgjidhni Për Organizëm Të Fortë


[ad_1] Buka, mund të jetë një produkt i zakonshëm por sipas sipas Raportit Global të Industrisë së Bukës, vazhdon të mbajë vendin e parë në listën e ushqimeve më të konsumuara në botë. <a href=”https://ads.digitalbee.al/www/delivery/ck.php?n=ab8ebf44&cb=INSERT_RANDOM_NUMBER_HERE” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”><img src=”https://ads.digitalbee.al/www/delivery/avw.php?zoneid=122&cb=INSERT_RANDOM_NUMBER_HERE&n=ab8ebf44″ border=”0″ alt=””></a> Ajo daton që në kohët e Egjiptit të Lashtë, duke e kthyer në një produkt […]

AT&T selling a stake in DirecTV ends an infamous saga


[ad_1] The ill-timed deal was doomed from the start. AT&T (T) bought DirecTV just as cord-cutting became the norm. Although the marriage is less than six years old, AT&T (CNN’s parent company) has been trying to unload DirecTV, or at least a portion of it, for quite some time. The “nonsensical” merger will go down […]

Best standing desks of 2021


[ad_1] (CNN) —   For many professionals and students alike, the “new normal” has meant trading in their cushy office space or classroom for a work-from-home space — one that may or may not have existed pre-pandemic. Carving out a comfortable workstation has perhaps required swapping your stiff dining room chair for an ergonomic office […]

Colorful area rugs for your home


[ad_1] (CNN) —   It’s been nearly a year since we all started spending a whole lot more time at home, and if you’re like us, your space is probably due for a refresh. And the quickest way to change the entire look of a room or area in your home is by swapping in […]

Healthy snack ideas for WFH


[ad_1] (CNN) —   For many of us, working from home for the greater part of 2020 hasn’t come without its challenges: Zoom fatigue, barking dogs and not a single ounce of alone time has changed the reality of work as we know it. And whether you were once accustomed to fancy office perks, perhaps […]

Scientists reveal regions of the brain where serotonin promotes patience


[ad_1] Serotonin-releasing neurons (green arrows) from the dorsal raphe nucleus (DRN) penetrate many other areas of the brain, including the nucleus accumbens (NAc), orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) and medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC). Credit: OIST We’ve all been there. Whether we’re stuck in traffic at the end of a long day, or eagerly anticipating the release of […]

Perimet Që Largojnë Fryrjen e Stomakut


[ad_1] Nëse ka këshillë që pranohet  nga të gjithë ekipet e specialistëve është që njeriu duhet të hajë sa më shumë perime. Zakonisht, specialistët janë të ndarë për vlerat dhe kundërvlerat e yndyrnave apo karbohidrateve, por kur vjen puna tek perimet të gjithë bien dakord se ato janë një nga bazat e një regjimi të […]

Talc-based cosmetics test positive for asbestos


[ad_1] Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Laboratory tests of talc-based cosmetics products, commissioned by the Environmental Working Group, found asbestos—a deadly human carcinogen for which there is no safe level of exposure—in almost 15 percent of samples. The analysis, published today in the journal Environmental Health Insights, calls attention to the outdated methods used for screening […]

Sa Feta Bukë Ju Duhen Në Ditë – Cila Bukë Është Më e Mira Për Shëndetin


[ad_1] Të dhënat e Eurostat tregojnë se shpenzimet e shqiptarëve për bukë dhe drithëra janë shumë të larta në raport me të ardhurat e tyre. Sipas këtyre të dhënave, këto shpenzime janë më të larta krahasuar me vende të tjera të Evropës. Buka është kryesore për çdo njeri në këtë vend, aq më tepër kur […]

Si Të Mposhtni Dëshirën Për Të Shkelur Dietën


[ad_1] Në kemi mësuar diçka nga historia e Evës dhe Adamit është se psikologjia e njeriut e bën të ndaluarën më interesante për syrin dhe mendjen. Kjo, sipas psikologëve ka të bëjë me ndjesinë e kuriozitetit që është rrënjosur thellë që në fëmijëri. Në rastin e ushqimit ama, kurioziteti ka të bëjë pak, sidomos kur […]

Referenzzentrum für Thuliumlaser am Uniklinikum Frankfurt


[ad_1] Am Frankfurter Universitätsklinikum entsteht ein nationales Referenzzentrum für den Thuliumfaserlaser in der Therapie urologischer Erkrankungen wie Nierensteinen und Benigner Prostatahyperplasie. Die Mediziner rechnen mit einer klaren Verbesserung in der Patientensicherheit. Das Universitätsklinikum Frankfurt wird als eines von zwei Referenzzentren für den erst in diesem Mai in der Europäischen Union zugelassenen „Soltive Super Pulse Thulium […]

Atrophy can be combated by boosting expression of an enzyme produced in muscles


[ad_1] Credit: FAPESP Researchers at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil have shown for the first time that stimulating expression of a protein naturally produced by the human body can be a strategy to combat loss of skeletal muscle mass, which happens normally with aging but can intensify in cases of neurodegenerative or […]

Vaccine shows promise against herpes virus


[ad_1] A genetically edited form of a herpes simplex virus has outperformed a leading vaccine candidate in a study published Nov. 6. Nebraska researchers Patricia Sollars (left) and Gary Pickard teamed with colleagues from the University of Cincinnati and Northwestern University to develop and test a form of HSV that generates high levels of neutralizing […]

8 Mënyra se Si të Dobësoni Fytyrën Tuaj


[ad_1] Të humbasësh në peshë është gjithnjë një mission i mundimshëm, por jo i pamundur. Ndër pjesët më sfiduese për ta bërë këtë është fytyra për të cilën do të flasim dhe në këtë artikull. Me disa këshilla të thjeshta në vetëm 8 hapa ju do të mund të arrini të humbisni peshë, apo të […]

Avoiding inflammatory foods can lower heart disease, stroke risk


[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Diets high in red and processed meat, refined grains and sugary beverages, which have been associated with increased inflammation in the body, can increase subsequent risk of heart disease and stroke compared to diets filled with anti-inflammatory foods according to a study published today in the Journal of the American […]

Discovery of new cell may be key to treating incurable neurological diseases


[ad_1] Mark and Brenda Zimmer spend time together at their Lewis Center, Ohio home. Mark was diagnosed with ALS two years ago and actively participates in clinical research to find effective treatments for the neurodegenerative disease. Credit: The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center Research led by investigators at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center […]

Persimmons pack plenty of nutritional punch


[ad_1] Ekspansio/E+, Getty Images Persimmons are low in calories and high in fiber—a combination that makes them a good choice for weight control. Their mix of antioxidants and nutrients—including vitamins A and C—makes them ideal for a healthy diet. But for all of the benefits that come in these colorful, somewhat uncommon fruits, it may […]

Skeletal muscle development and regeneration mechanisms vary by gender


[ad_1] ERβ controls muscle growth in young female miceERβ is essential for muscle regeneration in female miceInactivation of ERβ causes an increase in apoptosisERβ is required for satellite cell population expansion Credit: Associate Professor Yusuke Ono Researchers at Kumamoto University, Japan, have generated mice lacking the estrogen receptor beta (ERβ) gene, both fiber-specific and muscle […]

Scientists find neurochemicals have unexpectedly profound roles in the human brain


[ad_1] Virginia Tech researchers with the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Human Neuroscience Research construct carbon fiber microelectrodes for real-time detection of dopamine and serotonin activity in human patients. Credit: Virginia Tech In first-of-their-kind observations in the human brain, an international team of researchers has revealed two well-known neurochemicals—dopamine and serotonin—are at work at […]

Scientists report role for dopamine and serotonin in human perception and decision-making


[ad_1] Ball-and-stick model of the dopamine molecule, a neurotransmitter that affects the brain’s reward and pleasure centers. Credit: Jynto/Wikipedia Scientists at Wake Forest School of Medicine have recorded real time changes in dopamine and serotonin levels in the human brain that are involved with perception and decision-making. These same neurochemicals also are critical to movement […]

More than 40% of women suffer from constipation during pregnancy and right after childbirth


[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Women are 2-3 times more likely to suffer from constipation during pregnancy and right after childbirth than at any other time in their life, a new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows. “However, constipation-related problems subside surprisingly quickly after delivery,” says Moona Kuronen, Lic. Med., the lead author […]

Quinn on Nutrition: ABCs of good-for-you foods


[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain I recently got together with a group of friends (at a socially accepted distance). One of them suggested we go through the alphabet and name all the things for which we are thankful. It did my heart good to hear the array of answers from “apple pie” to “Zoom meetings.” […]