• Father's nicotine use can cause cognitive problems in children and grandchildren

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    A father's exposure to nicotine may cause cognitive deficits in his children and even grandchildren, according to a new study. The effect, which was not caused by direct secondhand exposure, may be due to epigenetic changes in key genes in the father's sperm.
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  • New hope for spinal cord injuries: Silk from moths can be used to stabilize the injury and promote repair, according to experts

    New hope for spinal cord injuries: Silk from moths can be used to stabilize the injury and promote repair, according to experts

    1 month ago - By Natural News

    British scientists have discovered a novel method of treating spinal cord injuries: modified silk from the Chinese Oak Silkmoth. By cleaning and sterilizing the silk produced by the larvae of this species, the researchers claim that this material could support nerve cell growth throughout affected areas of the spine. As of...
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