• By ScienceDaily   -   May 28, 2020

    EXPOSURE TO 'GOOD BACTERIA' DURING PREGNANCY BUFFERS RISK OF AUTISM-LIKE SYNDROME

    Giving beneficial bacteria to stressed mothers during the equivalent of the third trimester of pregnancy prevents an autism-like disorder...

    Stress, Pregnancy
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 28, 2020

    NEW LINGUISTIC FINDINGS ON THE PREVALENCE OF 'LOL'

    A new study involving a scientific analysis of the prevalence of 'LOL' in students' text messages demonstrates important potential...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 28, 2020

    NEW UNDERSTANDING OF RNA MOVEMENTS CAN BE USED TO TREAT CANCER

    New research shows that an RNA molecule involved in preventing tumor formation can change its structure and thereby control protein...

    Tumors, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    HOW DO WE DISCONNECT FROM THE ENVIRONMENT DURING SLEEP AND UNDER ANESTHESIA?

    A series of new studies finds, among other important discoveries, that noradrenaline, a neurotransmitter secreted in response to stress,...

    Stress, Sleep
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    WHERE STRESS LIVES

    Researchers have found a neural home of the feeling of stress people experience, an insight that may help people deal with the debilitating...

    Stress
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    OPTIMAL TIME TO TREAT HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE IDENTIFIED

    The earliest brain changes due to Huntington's disease can be detected 24 years before clinical symptoms show, according to a new study.

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    EAR INFECTIONS DISCOVERED IN REMAINS OF HUMANS LIVING IN LEVANT 15,000 YEARS AGO

    Researchers have discovered evidence of ear infections in the skull remains of humans living in the Levant some 15,000 years ago.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    DESIGNING TECHNOLOGIES THAT INTERPRET YOUR MOOD FROM YOUR SKIN

    An international team of researchers have developed an innovative way of interpreting biological signals produced by the conductance...

    Skin
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    MORE EFFECTIVE HUMAN ANTIBODIES POSSIBLE WITH CHICKEN CELLS

    Antibodies for potential use as medicines can be made rapidly in chicken cells grown in laboratories. Researchers refer to their technique...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    FEMALE GULF WAR COMBAT VETERANS HAVE PERSISTENT SYMPTOMS MORE THAN 25 YEARS LATER

    More than a quarter century after the Gulf War, female veterans who saw combat have nearly a twofold risk of reporting more than 20...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    CHILDREN MAY NOT ALWAYS GROW OUT OF BEING PICKY EATERS

    By age four, children could be established picky eaters, a new study suggests. And the more parents try to control and restrict children's...

    Diet
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    AI MANAGEMENT CAN BENEFIT THE GROWING ONLINE WORKFORCE

    New research shows that gig workers and others in the new crowd-work economy need more autonomy and clear purpose in online tasks to...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    GENOMIC ANALYSIS IN SAMPLES OF NEANDERTHALS AND MODERN HUMANS SHOWS A DECREASE IN ADHD-ASSOCIATED GENETIC VARIANTS

    The frequency of genetic variants associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder has decreased progressively in the evolutionary...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    SURGEONS STUDY GUIDELINES FOR TREATING CANCER PATIENTS DURING PANDEMIC

    New research provides guidance on clinical decision-making in regards to treating pancreatic cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Regard, Cancer
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    CLUES TO COVID-19 IN THE BRAIN UNCOVERED IN NEW STUDY

    A study reviewing neuroimaging and neurological symptoms in patients with COVID-19 may shed light on the virus's impact on the central...

    Neurology, Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    SIMPLE AND READILY AVAILABLE SALINE SOLUTION CAN RELIABLY TRANSPORT COVID-19 SAMPLES TO TESTING LABS

    In the face of dwindling supplies of virus transport media, cheap and readily available phosphate buffered saline can be used to safely...

    Face
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    MOUSE MODEL MIMICS SARS-COV-2 INFECTION IN HUMANS

    A mouse model of infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 reproduces features observed in human patients, researchers...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    TAKING INVENTORY OF WHICH DRUGS THE WORLD IS USING TO TREAT COVID-19

    New research catalogued every COVID treatment documented in medical literature so far and found physicians have reported on the use...

    Drugs
  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    PUBLIC PARKS GUARANTEEING SUSTAINABLE WELL-BEING

    Researchers have ascertained how green spaces contribute to the well-being of city-dwellers. The research shows that parks play an...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   May 27, 2020

    CHILDREN'S TEMPERAMENT TRAITS AFFECT THEIR MOTOR SKILLS

    A recent study among 3- to 7-year-old children showed that children's motor skills benefitted if a child was older and participated...

    Sport, Child