Your hairbrush, the shower drain, that particularly static jacket – it’s completely normal to find strands of your hair coating your surroundings. Over the course of a few years every single one of your approximately 100,000 hair follicles will grow, rest and then fall out. But how much moulting isRead More →

You’ve heard of B2B? Well, how about bee to eye? More, specifically, how about four live bees in your eye? This is what happened to a patient with the last name of He in Taiwan. He is actually a she, a 29-year-old woman, whom the CTS news segment below referred to usingRead More →

Scientists have cracked a cell mechanism that drives tumor formation in most types of cancer. This finding could lead to much-needed new therapies for cancer, including the hard-to-treat triple-negative breast cancer. Scientists have zoomed in on a cellular mechanism that stabilizes a tumor-driving protein. Disrupting it may lead to newRead More →

In a recent study, researchers have compared the effects of a plant-based meal with those of a meal that includes animal-derived products on a person’s health. The study concludes that vegan meals may help a person stay healthy and manage weight gain. New research shows how plant-based meals contribute toRead More →

Analysing the DNA may help predict whether a person will live longer or die sooner than average, according to a study. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh in the UK analysed the combined effect of genetic variations that influence lifespan to produce a scoring system. People who score in theRead More →

Exercise is a vital element of a healthful lifestyle; it helps maintain heart health, improve mood, and fight weight gain. New research also suggests that it can protect a person’s cognitive skills, and a new study uncovers fresh information as to how this can happen. How does exercise help protectRead More →