Some advocates of alternative medicine simply swear by remedies, while others will show you the science behind why it works. Here, we’ll show you the studies and explain the science.
Health News from ScienceDaily
- Ingestible medical devices can be broken down with light on January 17, 2020 at 9:27 pm
Engineers have developed a light-sensitive material that allows gastrointestinal devices to be triggered to break down inside the body when they are exposed to light from an ingestible LED.
- Human fetal lungs harbor a microbiome signature on January 17, 2020 at 5:39 pm
The lungs and placentas of fetuses in the womb — as young as 11 weeks after conception — already show a bacterial microbiome signature, which suggests that bacteria may colonize the lungs well before birth. This first-time finding deepens the mystery of how the microbes or microbial products reach those organs before birth and what role they play in normal lung and immune system development.
- Neuron found in mice could have implications for effective diet drugs on January 17, 2020 at 5:21 pm
A CALCR cell found in mice may stop feeding without subsequential nauseating effects, as well as influence the long term intake of food.
- Acid reflux drugs may have negative side effects for breast cancer survivors on January 17, 2020 at 4:08 pm
Acid reflux drugs that are sometimes recommended to ease stomach problems during cancer treatment may have an unintended side effect: impairment of breast cancer survivors’ memory and concentration.
- Real risks associated with cannabis exposure during pregnancy on January 17, 2020 at 3:47 pm
A new study has definitively shown that regular exposure to THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, during pregnancy has significant impact on placental and fetal development.