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Ketamine Can Ease Suicidal Thoughts Within Hours, Study Shows

This is amazing.<p>A dose of ketamine can be far more effective than a traditional sedative at easing suicidal thoughts, according to new research. This …

New trials show cancer immunotherapy can be incredibly effective—and incredibly dangerous

CAR T continues to show promise for otherwise incurable cancers.<p>In the past decade, immunotherapies have become an increasingly promising way of combatting cancer. Most of them work by hijacking the body’s immune system and employing it to fight disease. But one treatment has arguably shown the …

Immunotherapy

Opening Windows, Doors Could Help You Sleep Better

Researchers say ventilation in a room can reduce carbon dioxide levels and help you sleep more soundly. It might be as important as room …

How a single bout of exercise instantly protects the heart

A new review of existing studies examines the evidence behind the idea that an acute bout of exercise is able to offer immediate protection for the …

Scientists Solve a Dengue Mystery: Why Second Infection Is Worse Than First

For decades there has been a counterintuitive and hotly debated theory about dengue infections: that antibodies generated by a previous bout of …

Got an allergy You should choose to take it seriously

<b>Air quality</b><br>As air pollution takes a dip following Diwali, the air quality in Mumbai is forecast as 'moderate' for the next two days, according to the …

These Simple, Science-Backed Exercises You Can Do at Home Have Huge Health Benefits

No need for gym!<p>Most of us probably know exercising is associated with a smaller risk of premature death, but a new study has found that doesn't have …

What You Need to Know About Biomes

How All of Living Organisms in the World Live With One Another<p>If you want to learn about ecology, the first thing you need to understand is how all …

Survive a heart attack if one strikes while you're alone

- Every four seconds, someone in the U.S. has a heart attack.<p>Some do not even know it's happening while others develop rhythm problems, leading to …

Can High-Protein Diets Damage Your Kidneys?

Here’s a quote that’s been floating around the Internet: “When life gives you lemons, you ask for something higher in protein.”<p>While it’s not clear who originated the quote (probably not a pasta maker or a bread baker), the quote certainly highlights the recent popularity of high-protein diets such …

This is the only investment “rule” you really need to get richer

With stock indices way up for the year, including the Dow Jones Industrial Average — which topped 23,000 in mid-October 18 and seems to be chugging …

DNA replication caught on film for the first time undermines textbooks

The image you see here isn’t of the USS Enterprise in warp, it’s an image of DNA replication captured for the first time. The interesting part is …

Science Confirms: Mindfulness Meditation Can Improve Physical and Mental Health

The practice of meditation appeared way before modern medicine and scientists began to show interest in meditation as a form of healthcare. In more recent years, neuroscience researchers and neurophysiologists have gained interest in the practice as a means of healing. Now, meditation is not soely …

Mindfulness

Here’s why you ache more two days after an intense workout than you do the day after

Have you ever done an intense workout, woken up the next day to find that your body feels completely fine…and then felt like the tin man the day …

Controlling Cancer Cell Fate Using Localized Biocatalytic Self-Assembly of an Aromatic Carbohydrate Amphiphile

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja5111893<p>Controlling Cancer Cell Fate Using Localized Biocatalytic Self-Assembly of an Aromatic Carbohydrate …

Cancer

Probiotics Prevent Respiratory Infection in Children

Because upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) cost $40 billion annually in the United States, even a small reduction in incidence would have …

Mini-stroke dismissed as 'funny turn'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1073000/1073086_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533649448_32b0d550c7bd2a72cc5dd2480fce6bf6<p><b>Those who ignore symptoms of a TIA (transient ischaemic attack) or mini-stroke are running the risk of having a major stroke, the Stroke Association</b> …

Medical Research

Colin Pillinger dies after brain haemorrhage

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1075000/1075177_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533238913_1cb6fa3b55b721b999d195b8d1c3416d<p><b>British planetary scientist Colin Pillinger, best known for his 2003 attempt to land a spacecraft on Mars, has died aged 70, his family have said.</b><p>Prof …

19th Century