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      December 1, 2020

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      Drug Reverses Age-Related Mental Decline Within Days, Mouse Study Shows

      Just a few doses of an experimental drug can reverse age-related declines in memory and mental flexibility in mice, according to a new study. The drug, called ISRIB, has already been shown in ...

      Telomere Shortening Protects Against Cancer

      Researchers have found the first evidence that telomere shortening is not just a sign of aging, but a key component of the body's cancer prevention ...

      Scientists Discover Role of Protein in Detecting the Common Cold Virus

      The role of a protein in detecting the common cold virus and kickstarting an immune response to fight infection has been uncovered by a team of ...

      Air Pollution Spikes Linked to Lower Test Scores for Salt Lake County Third Graders

      More frequent exposure to air pollution spikes were associated with reduced test scores for third graders in Salt Lake County. Schools with a higher ...
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      Kids' TV Teaching Children Wrong Lessons About Pain

      New analysis of children's TV and film suggests that too often it portrays pain as something arising only through violent act or injury when instead it could do more to educate young people ...

      COVID-19 May Deepen Depression, Anxiety, and PTSD Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women

      In a new study, researchers surveyed pregnant women and those who had recently given birth, finding concerning rates of depression, generalized anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) ...

      Glucosamine May Reduce Overall Death Rates as Effectively as Regular Exercise, Study Suggests

      Glucosamine supplements may reduce overall mortality about as well as regular exercise does, according to a new epidemiological ...

      How Are Older Adults Coping With the Mental Health Effects of COVID-19?

      Recent studies indicate that older adults may be withstanding the mental health strains of the COVID-19 pandemic better than other age ...

      CRISPR Tagging Improves Accuracy of Model Cells Grown from Stem Cells

      CRISPR tags are being used to identify all of the transcription factors necessary to turn a pluripotent stem cell into a suitable adult cell for research, and possible future cell therapies. An ...

      Why Long-Suffering Hosts Grow a Thick Skin

      Occasionally, following a transplant procedure, the donor's immune cells recognize the recipient's tissues as foreign and trigger a multisystem disorder called graft-versus-host disease ...

      Plants on Aspirin

      For centuries humans were using willow barks to treat a headache or an inflamed tooth. Later, the active ingredient, the plant hormone salicylic acid, was used to develop painkillers like Aspirin. ...

      Meningococcus B Vaccine Prevents Disease With 79 Per Cent Effectiveness in Under-18s

      Meningococcus group B, the most prevalent strain of meningococcal infection, is prevented with 79 per cent effectiveness in children and young adults inoculated with the 4CMenB vaccine, also known as ...

      Post-COVID Pain or Weakness? Request an Ultrasound or MRI

      A new study shows how advanced imaging technology can pinpoint what may have caused patients' nerve damage and help determine the best course of ...

      National Autism Indicators Report: Health and Health Care of Individuals With Autism

      Researchers highlight a holistic picture of what health and health care look like across the life course for people on the autism ...

      Repurposed Mouse Model Sheds Light on Loss of Smell in COVID-19

      A repurposed mouse model can develop symptoms of both severe COVID-19 (lung damage, blood clots, abnormal blood vessels, and death) and also of milder disease, including loss of the sense of smell, ...

      Virus-Like Probes Could Help Make Rapid COVID-19 Testing More Accurate, Reliable

      Nanoengineers have developed new and improved probes, known as positive controls, that could make it easier to validate rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests for COVID-19 across the globe. The ...

      Older Adults in Wealthier Countries Drink More Alcohol

      A new global study finds older people in wealthy countries consume more alcohol than their counterparts in middle-income countries, on average, although a higher cost of alcohol is associated with ...

      Warning Signs Over Effectiveness of HIV 'Wonder Drug' in Sub-Saharan Africa

      Dolutegravir, the current first-line treatment for HIV, may not be as effective as hoped in sub-Saharan Africa, suggests new research published on World AIDS Day. The study finds that this so-called ...

      AI Predicts Which Drug Combinations Kill Cancer Cells

      A machine learning model can help us treat cancer more ...

      New Device Offers Faster Way to Detect Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

      A new device for faster testing of antibiotic-resistant bacteria has been ...

      Lab Results Don't Explain 'Obesity Paradox,' but Bias May

      Results of standard laboratory tests performed on adult outpatients to provide an overall picture of their health are fairly consistent between those with obesity and their leaner counterparts, ...

      'Anti-Antibiotic' Allows for Use of Antibiotics Without Driving Resistance

      An inexpensive, FDA-approved drug -- cholestyramine -- taken in conjunction with an antibiotic prevents the antibiotic from driving antimicrobial resistance, according to new ...

      New Tests Identify Early Changes in Alzheimer’s Disease Before Symptoms Appear

      Researchers have found new forms of tau protein that become abnormal in the very early stages of Alzheimer's disease before cognitive problems develop. The scientists developed new tools to ...

      Link Found Between Drought and HIV Among Women in Less-Developed Countries

      Researchers explored the consequences of drought and lack of environmental resources on women in less-developed countries. The research shows the direct and indirect associations to women's ...

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