Genetically edited babies might die young
In 2018, He Jiankui, a Chinese scientist, claimed to have created the world's first gene-edited babies. He modified the DNA of human embryos during in vitro fertilization by...
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Demonstration of Technical Feasibility and Viability of Whole Eye Transplantation in a Rodent Model
: Whole eye transplantation holds promise for vision restoration in devastating/disabling visual loss not amenable to surgical or neuroprosthetic treatment options. The eye...
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When I Had Concerns About My Child, My Friends' ‘Encouragement' Was Actually Harmful
Having Adam was the happiest moment of my life. They put him on my chest and I instantly felt a surge of joy I had never experienced before. We looked at our beautiful miracle...
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These 5 Lifestyle Factors Can Prevent 80% of Strokes
Prevention is always the best medicine. Fortunately, many chronic health problems that people deal with as they age are lifestyle related. No doubt, there is a genetic...
1 day ago - Cathe Friedrich
Viral Thread Nails How The Plastic Straw Ban Hurts People with Disabilities
It's really not about plastic straws, but ableism in general In recent years, many companies - including Starbucks - have pledged to eliminate plastic straws in an attempt to...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Low vitamin K may reduce mobility in older adults
Researchers found that older adults with vitamin K deficiency were more likely to develop mobility disability, such as difficulty walking and using stairs.
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It's Perfectly OK To Call A Disabled Person ‘Disabled,' And Here's Why
We've been taught to refer to people with disabilities using person-first language, but that might be doing more harm.
3 days ago - The Huffington Post
The Right to Sexuality
Paul and Hava met at a performing-arts social event for people with intellectual disabilities. With the assistance of their parents, they went on a few successful dates. The...
3 days ago - The Atlantic
These Students Earn P.E. Credit By Doing Yard Work For The Elderly And Disabled
This Iowa school's P.E. program is a major help to the community At an alternative high school in Dubuque, Iowa, students have the opportunity to get outside, get their school...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
New Soft Wearable Rehab Devices may Act as Artificial Muscles
Novel soft, wearable rehabilitative devices act like artificial muscles and can help elderly and disabled people gain mobility with more comfort and safety.
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Your Circle of Friends can Predict Your Health Better Than Fitbit
Circle of Friends Vs. Fitness Trackers: Your friends can predict your overall health and wellbeing much better than a Fitbit.
Farm-like Indoor Microbiota may Protect Kids from Asthma
Farm-like indoor microbiota more likely to protect children from asthma also in urban homes, reveals a new study.
Poor Oral Health Tied to a 75 % Increase in Liver Cancer Risk: Study
Poor oral hygiene or oral health may be more strongly associated with high liver cancer risk, finds a new study.
Why I Started Prioritizing Kid-Free Getaways Over Family Vacations
When we had our daughter 10 years ago, one of the things we promised each other was that we would try to find a way to make time for just us. In our dating years and early...
The Best Plant-Based Sandwiches
Who doesn't love a good old-fashioned sandwich? There's nothing like enjoying a fresh sandwich with a crisp dill pickle and cold glass of iced tea. And who are we kidding?...
Plant-Based White Chili
This plant-based white chili is the definition of cozy. It's great for quick weeknight meals or a chilly winter afternoon! I make tons of chili at my house. At any given time...
Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's
Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility...
Reality shows like Love Island are 'bombarding young people with images of...
Researchers from the University of Nottingham studied more than 2,000 minutes of clips from shows including Love Island, The Only Way is Essex, Geordie Shore and Celebrity Big...
Gina Rodriguez Opens Up About Her Experiences With Anxiety and Suicidal Thoughts
Gina Rodriguez is speaking candidly about her mental health journey. The Jane the Virgin star appeared at the Kennedy Forum in Chicago this weekend where she spoke to NBC's...
Lung damage can now be measured with a sensor almost as thin a human HAIR
The probe, which is just 0.2mm in diameter, contains 19 sensors that pick up on abnormal acidity and oxygen levels deep in the lungs. It was created by scientists at the...