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Brain expanding Q-collar protects brain from head impacts in soccer players

Brain expanding Q-collar protects brain from head impacts in soccer players

A new study carried by the Cincinnati Medical centre have found that Q-collar (neck device) indeed protects the players from injuries during competitive soccer season. The device was found to protect players from small hits as well as from large ones. The sports are the prime reason for concussions that arise

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A novel gas-sensing smart capsule is 3000 times more accurate than breath tests for diagnosis of gut disorders

A novel gas-sensing smart capsule is 3000 times more accurate than breath tests for diagnosis of gut disorders

Melbourne based startup Atmo Biosciences and RMIT University (Australia) has signed a commercial license agreement that paves the way for technology enhancements and final human trials. The measurement of gaseous byproducts of the gut is critical for the diagnosis of various gut disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and ulcerative

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Paintable chemotherapy for skin cancer on the cards; shrinks tumours in mice

Paintable chemotherapy for skin cancer on the cards! shrinks tumours in mice

Cancer originates due to the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the body. Among all the cancers, Skin cancer appears as the easiest to deal with, but that is not the case! Skin acts as an effective barrier for the entry of pathogens to ward off any infections. At the

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A molecule produced during fasting has anti-ageing effects on vascular system

A molecule produced during fasting has anti-ageing effects on vascular system

A research study carried out by the researchers of the Georgia University have found a molecule produced during fasting or severe calorie restriction has anti-ageing effects on the vascular system. As people become older, they are very much susceptible to age-related diseases like Cancer, Alzheimer's and cardiovascular diseases. The most

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Hormone link between Diabetes and hypertension discovered

Hormone link between Diabetes and hypertension discovered

Physician-researchers at the Ohio State University College of Medicine have discovered that persons with higher levels of aldosterone associated with hypertension play an important role in the development of diabetes.  This effect is very prominent in particular ethnic groups when compared to others. The finding is a major step forward

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Scariest Superbug spreading rapidly in hospitals across the world

Scariest Superbug spreading rapidly in hospitals across the world

Scientists at the University of Melbourne in Australia have found a new scariest superbug that is rapidly spreading in hospitals across the world and known to cause infection and even death. They discovered three strains of Bacteria in the samples from ten countries, but the most alarming thing is that

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A novel anti-obesity drug discovered unexpectedly while targeting Insulin resistance

A novel anti-obesity drug discovered unexpectedly while targeting Insulin resistance

 Australian researchers discovered a novel anti-obesity drug PO53 unexpectedly when they are working on a drug to prevent Insulin resistance. The new drug is touted to be the major step in the fight against obesity and other associated metabolic diseases. The drug is an outcome of a long-term association between

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Combination therapy to combat Superbugs: Research

Combination therapy to combat Superbugs: Research

New research carried out by the researchers at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centr (BIDMC) have found that combination therapy or synergy restores resistance against Superbugs. In simple words, the drugs that are individually ineffective retained their effectiveness when combined. This is rather breakthrough research to combat drug-resistant bacteria. With

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Keto diet linked to increased Type-2 Diabetes risk in mice

Keto diet linked to increased Type-2 Diabetes risk in mice

Researchers at ETH Zurich in Switzerland, have found that keto diet has been linked to the increased risk of Type-2 diabetes in mice. One of the most trending and popular weight loss diet these days is the keto diet. Many people tend to follow the Keto diet owing to the

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Your memory improves five fold if you nap for 90 minutes during the day

Your memory improves fivefold if you nap for 90 minutes during the day

Having a good sound sleep is very critical not only in the early phases of development in children but it is also important in adults. But nowadays due to the hectic schedule, having a good sound sleep for 8 hours has become a distant dream. Anxiety and depression were the

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