Scientists discover the cause of smell loss from COVID-19
The reason some people fail to recover their sense of smell after COVID-19 is linked to an ongoing immune assault on olfactory nerve cells and an …
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Nearly 40% of dementia cases can be prevented with one small health change
Even with recent medical advancements, there is still no cure for dementia. Doctors point out that there are, however, recent discoveries and new research that can help prevent and delay its progression.
A new flu is spilling over from cows to people in the U.S. How worried should we be?
In 2011, a farmer in Oklahoma had a bunch of sick pigs. The animals had what looked like the flu. "Just like a person with respiratory disease, the pigs had labored breathing, maybe a runny nose, cough and potentially a fever," says virologist Benjamin Hause. At the time, Hause was working at the …
Stanford study warns against charging electric cars at home overnight
A new study from Stanford University has found that the vast majority of electric vehicle (EV) owners are charging their cars at home in the evening …