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  Life   Health  05 Aug 2018

Life, Health, 05 Aug 2018

Bacteria can sense amino acids

A bacterial pathogen can 'taste' the same amino acids that humans can.

05 Aug 2018 7:07 PM

Change in posture may help you score better in math

Slumping over is a defensive posture that can trigger old negative memories in the body and brain.

05 Aug 2018 6:59 PM

Hookahs more harmful than traditional cigarettes: Study

Stiffening of arteries and the aorta are important signs of progression of hypertension, which raises the risk of heart attacks, stroke.

05 Aug 2018 6:40 PM

'Acting' may help you remember things: Study

A failing prospective memory - not remembering to take an action one had planned - can be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease.

05 Aug 2018 6:34 PM

Smoking ban in public housing might make quitting easier

Smoke-free housing alone may not be enough to help many people quit.

05 Aug 2018 6:28 PM


Not suicidal, but one in four US girls may want to harm themselves

Boys may be more likely to do other types of self-injury, like hitting or punching themselves or getting into fights.

05 Aug 2018 2:11 PM

Electronic skin tattoos could monitor health

The electronic skin exhibits high sensitivity and long-term stability.

05 Aug 2018 2:07 PM

How blogger helped bring breastfeeding back to Serbia

Breast milk produced during the early days is especially rich in nutrients and antibodies.

05 Aug 2018 1:36 PM

Viruses can alter human body's response to vaccines, pathogens

Subclinical CMV infection alters the immune system and the gut microbiota.

05 Aug 2018 11:27 AM

Change in posture may help you score better in math

Athletes, musicians and public speakers can all benefit from better posture prior to and during their performance.

05 Aug 2018 10:15 AM


Eating crickets is good for your guts

More than 2 billion people around the world regularly consume insects.

05 Aug 2018 9:56 AM

Imbalance in pH levels may cause Alzheimer's disease

Scientists may have found new evidence of one of the root causes of Alzheimer's disease.

05 Aug 2018 9:45 AM