Angie Mahecha

Electronic gadgets promote behavioral problems in children

Preschool children without significant media consumption have comparatively less emotional problems than their peers who have frequent access to…

Taking antibiotics increases the risk of developing kidney stones

US pediatric researchers found that children and adults treated with certain antibiotics had a greater risk of developing kidney…

The loss of a spouse can lead to a heart attack

The death of the beloved is one of the most painful moments that a person must face, and being…

Pregnant Woman

Taking antidepressants during pregnancy makes kids smarter

While taking antidepressant medication during pregnancy is usually strongly discouraged by health professionals, a new study presented at the…

Your smartphone might be giving you acne

Acne, clogged pores, aging skin … Dermatologists talk about the problems that can be caused by our smartphones. We know,…

Higher body fat makes women look more dominant

Much is written on our faces, our countenance reflects features such as physical strength and size, hormone levels and…

A diet rich in fish and legumes would naturally delay menopause

According to a new British study, a diet rich in fish and legumes would delay natural menopause. In contrast,…

Newly discovered beetle species named after Leonardo Dicaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio achieved recognition within his profession with an Oscar for the best actor in 2015 for “The Revenant”,…

General anesthesia in childhood hinders academic performance

Infants who have undergone general anesthesia in surgical operations have poorer academic results, Australian researchers warn, without calling into…

Sugar consumption

Sugar consumption during pregnancy hinders brain development of children

Eating too much sugar during pregnancy can damage the brain of unborn children by decreasing cognitive abilities related to…

Researchers may have finally developed a male contraceptive pill

Researchers believe they have succeeded in developing a male contraceptive pill, after achieving “unprecedented” evidence in a clinical trial…

Exercise and Depression

Physical activity reduces the risk of depression

An international team of researchers has discovered that physical activity can protect against depression, regardless of age and geographic…

This is how the brain reacts to unexpected change

When the human brain receives unexpected information, it releases dopamine to get used to the change and update the…

Pollution promotes rheumatoid arthritis

A study in mice showed that air pollution is a risk factor for rheumatoid arthritis. Air pollution is an aggravating…

Lack of sleep again associated with increased risk of childhood obesity

Several studies in the past have found a link between obesity and a lack of sleep in children. Now,…

Women who use feminine hygiene products more likely to have a vaginal infection

A Canadian study states that women who use feminine hygiene products are three times more likely to have a…