Amanda Cantrell

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The Ethics of Hunting Down ‘Patient Zero’

The alleged “Patient Zero” of the American AIDS epidemic — a French Canadian flight attendant named Gaétan Dugas, who died of AIDS in 1984 — was exonerated last week.<p>Genetic sequencing of blood samples stored since the 1970s showed that the strain infecting him had circulated among gay men in New …

German Scientists Found a New Antibiotic—and It's In Your Nose

German researchers have found a bacteria that produces an antibiotic able to combat the often-resistant pathogen <i>Staphylococcus</i> <i>aureus</i>, and it’s in the …

New Pain-Killing Gel Could Help With Limb Transplants

The gel can differentiate between healthy and inflamed flesh.<p>A new gel could revolutionize pain treatment by going where it needs to go when it needs to be there and leaving everywhere else alone. The gel, developed by Jeff Karp at the Laboratory for Accelerated Medical Innovation at the Brigham …

Pain

Eight Reasons You Need To Become A Good Fat Burner | Poliquin Article

Becoming metabolically flexible so that your body is easily able to burn body fat is one of the most important things you can do if you want to …

Scientists Now Say Alcohol Is a Direct Cause of Seven Forms of Cancer

Analysis of reviews from several international cancer research bodies has found alcohol to be a direct cause of oropharynx, larynx, oesophagus, liver, colon, rectum, and breast cancer.<p>We're all aware of the risks associated with certain day-to-day activities. Walking and attempting to compose …

Could We One Day Heal The Mind By Taking Control Of Our Dreams?

About 50 per cent of us will at some point in our lives experience “waking up” and being conscious while still in a dream – possibly, we may even be …

Scientists Zone In on Treatment for Chronic Migraines and Headaches

Those who get migraines know how painful and debilitating they can be. In extreme cases, they can take you out of commission for days. One in seven …

New Exciting Research of Bipolar Brain

<b>Research May Lead to Better Treatment With Less Side Effects</b><p>Are we getting closer to a cure for Bipolar Disorder and other mental illness? Research …

The Brain

Parkinson's May Begin in Gut and Spread to the Brain Via the Vagus Nerve

<b>A major epidemiological registry-based study from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital indicates that Parkinson’s disease begins in the</b> …

Neuroscience