Why YOU should pick your nose and eat the bogies
Scientists from Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found that nasal mucus' rich reservoir of 'good' bacteria prevents cavity-causing bacteria from...
14 hours ago - Daily Mail
Genetics, environment combine to give everyone a unique sense of smell
Receptors in the noses of mice exposed to certain smells during life are different to genetically similar mice that lived without those smells, new research shows. The study...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Combination of genetics and experience gives each individual a unique sense of smell, study finds
Researchers from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators have shown that receptors in the noses of mice exposed to certain smells during life are different...
1 day ago - News Medical - 3 articles
DR MARTIN SCURR: How CAN I banish my embarrassing rosacea
Mrs M North from Dronfield, Derbyshire, suffers from rosacea, a common skin condition that mainly affects the cheeks and nose. We don't know exactly what causes rosacea.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
You Can Probably Credit Your Genes for These Facial Features
Twins study found DNA most at play for nose's tip, area around lips, cheekbones Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy
2 days ago - MedlinePlus
When to Pick the Nose in A Medical Emergency
Instead of shots, some ERs are giving patients medicine through the nostrils, researchers say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Emergency Medical Services , Medicines
2 days ago - MedlinePlus
Sunscreen: Targeted Sun Protection
Eau Thermale Avène Hydrating Sunscreen Balm SPF 50+ provides broad spectrum sun protection without irritation for sensitive areas, including the nose, lips, ears and eye area...
5 days ago - Surgical Aesthetics Magazine
Congressman Toasts Deportation of DREAMer In A Disgusting Tweet
“Border Patrol, this one's for you,” tweets congressman There aren't many things that are more disgusting than a baby with a blow out diaper, or a small child puking from the...
6 days ago - Scary Mommy
Twin research reveals which facial features are most controlled by genetics
New research uses computer image and statistical shape analysis to shed light on which parts of the face are most likely to be inherited. The study examined 3-D face models of...
7 days ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
"Pick the Nose" Emergency Departments Prefer Administering Medicines Through Nose
Emergency departments prefer administering medicines through the nasal route compared to IV injections, because of its convenience.
7 days ago - Medindia Health
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Mom And 6 Sons Grow Hair Out, Donate 17 Feet Of It To Kids In Need
Phoebe Kannisto and her six sons made their latest haircuts a true family affair after deciding to grow their hair out together and donate it. Kannisto's oldest son, Andre, is...
New Genetic Variants Associated With Extreme Old Age Identified
Researchers have identified new genetic variants associated with reduced risks for cardiovascular and Alzheimer's disease.
Sleeping pills double the risk of a broken hip in 14 days
Taking benzodiazepines and so-called 'z-drugs' increases the risk of a fracture by 53 per cent after 15 to 30 days, according to researchers at Cardiff University and King's...
New technology aims to improve ease, accuracy of toric IOL surgery planning
A forthcoming innovation for a proprietary cataract/refractive surgical suite will make toric IOL selection simpler, more robust, and also enable surgeons to provide patients...
Do ‘Early Birds' Get the Healthier Worm?
Investigators in Finland found that morning people tend to eat better and earlier in the day than late-to-bed types. The result: a higher risk of obesity for the night owls...
Illegal pot use increased MORE in states with medical laws
The research, published by JAMA on Wednesday, is the first to do a deep review of data from before laws came in. They also found a spike in cannabis-related disorders in...
Scientists create 'artificial womb' for premature babies still
Working brain circuitry grown in a lab dish for first time
Researchers at Stanford University in California stimulated two different types of neuron to join up and work together as they would do in a real human forebrain.