Second US study for COVID-19 vaccine uses skin-deep shots
U.S. researchers have opened another safety test of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine, this one using a skin-deep shot instead of the usual deeper jab
16 hours ago - ABC News - 3 articles
Benzoyl peroxide may reduce presence of C. acnes on the shoulder
Published results showed use of benzoyl peroxide five times on the skin of the shoulder reduced the presence of Cutibacterium acnes and may reduce the risk of postoperative...
17 hours ago - Healio
How to Stop Touching Your Face to Prevent Viruses
Dayna Dye A handshake, a kiss on the cheek, a hug: gestures of greeting and affection we've come to expect from those we know. .. and even strangers. In the era of the novel...
18 hours ago - The Life Extension
Many Dermatology Practices Stay Open, Ignoring Public Health Pleas
Despite guidelines urging telemedicine to slow the spread of coronavirus infections, a number of dermatology offices are promoting in-person visits, including with special...
18 hours ago - NY Times - 3 articles
Vitamin D status and cardiometabolic risk markers in young Swedish children: a double-blind randomized clinical trial comparing different doses of vitamin D supplements
ABSTRACTBackgroundObservational studies have linked low vitamin D status to unfavorable cardiometabolic risk markers, but double-blinded vitamin D intervention studies in...
20 hours ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Large thighs may signal lower hypertension risk in obesity
A larger thigh circumference may be associated with lower blood pressure and a reduced risk for developing cardiovascular disease among people with overweight or obesity...
21 hours ago - Healio - 2 articles
Repairing stroke-damaged rat brains
Researchers have succeeded in restoring mobility and sensation of touch in stroke-afflicted rats by reprogramming human skin cells to become nerve cells, which were then...
22 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Researchers succeed in restoring mobility and sensation of touch in stroke-afflicted rats
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have succeeded in restoring mobility and sensation of touch in stroke-afflicted rats by reprogramming human skin cells to become nerve...
23 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Common Protein in Skin can Activate Allergic Itch
Commonly expressed protein in the skin known as periostin can directly activate itch-associated neurons in the skin, reveals a new study.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Probiotics can Help Treat Acne
Probiotics can help augment the skin's natural defenses against acne. Therefore, the use of probiotics in creams or oral medications can help in treating acne.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
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How to Handle COVID-19 Layoffs with Compassion During Social Distancing?
Millions have lost their jobs, and more are set to sit home without work as the coronavirus pandemic continues to grow. Here are a few tips on managing COVID-19 layoffs with...
Women's Lifestyle Changes, Even in Middle Age, may Decrease Future Stroke Risk
Middle age may not be too late for women to reduce their stroke risk by substantially changing their lifestyle, reports a new study.
Karnataka Registers 6th COVID-19 Death
Coronavirus has yet taken another life in Karnataka. It's the sixth recorded death owing to Covid-19 and positive cases rose by 10 to 191.
New Test may Help Couples Understand Why They Experience Multiple...
New high-resolution melting analysis-based test identifies the most common chromosomal abnormalities in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss. It can be used alone or in...
Dentists warn patients are being left in agony amid coronavirus pandemic
Dental practices across the UK have been closed to patients since March 20 in order to limit the spread of the life-threatening disease, leaving patients with nowhere to go.
Global COVID-19 Cases Exceed 1.5 Million
Global confirmed COVID-19 cases exceeded 1.5 million on Wednesday afternoon local time, reports Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.
Off-the-shelf Artificial Cardiac Patch can Repair Heart Attack Injury in...
New "off-the-shelf" artificial cardiac patch can deliver cardiac cell-derived healing factors directly to the site of heart attack injury and improve recovery.
Some young people may fall severely ill with coronavirus due to their DNA
Dr Jean-Laurent Casanova of Rockefeller University thinks that these rare, young patients who fall so desperately, seemingly at random, may have invisible risk factors, called...
Research studies near-death experiences: Almost 300 participants report...
One in 10 people have reported a near-death experience, or NDE, new research says. The study, conducted by researchers from the University of Copenhagen and other European...
My 4-Year-Old Was Hospitalized With COVID-19
When I started Mighty Littles, I never intended to write about my children being in the hospital. I planned to write about the resiliency I see in parents in the NICU , how...