Paige Driessen

Parents Fighting Affect Children

Parental conflict can alter the emotional perception of children

A group of¬†American researchers have shown that children, who are daily affected by parental disputes, find it more difficult…

microscope

Scientists have discovered a new feature of human anatomy

A study published today in the journal Nature reveals a feature of human anatomy, hitherto unknown, that affects the…

Caloric Intake Consequences

Reducing calorie intake could prevent aging

A new study shows that reducing calories by 15% for two years would slow down aging and help protect…

Prehistoric Birds

The first birds were too heavy to incubate their own eggs

Currently, most birds incubate their eggs by sitting on them. In this way they maintain a constant temperature for…

cave fish diabetes

Scientists have discovered a cavefish that could hold a possible cure for diabetes

Scientists have discovered a fish that has very high blood glucose levels , but none of its negative consequences….

Artifical Sweetners

Artificial sweeteners are not as healthy as they claim to be according to new study

Aspartame, Splenda and other sweeteners: these faux-sugars found in thousands of products are not really what they claim to…

Physical Fitness

Physical fitness might reduce the risk of developing dementia

A research published in the journal Neurology revealed that middle-aged women with good physical fitness thanks to exercise,…

Archaeopteryx fossil

Archeopteryx, the feathered dinosaur, could fly but not very well

Archeopteryx, the most iconic feather dinosaur in history, was it a walker, a glider or a bird capable of…

Fidget spinners among the most dangerous toys in 2017

Concerns have been raised due to accidents involving young children having swallowed broken parts of these toys. Toys once again…

Smoking during pregnancy

Smoking during pregnancy leads to severe lesions of the bronchi in babies

A study by American researchers shows that an asthmatic baby exposed to smoking during pregnancy has more significant lung…

Effects of Sleep Deprivation

What happens when you don’t get enough sleep

Sleep deprivation is dangerous, and the effects go far beyond fatigue. A reduced number of hours of sleep, intentionally…

cervical cancer

Australia to become the first country to eradicate cervical cancer

Australia is on the right track to completely eliminate cervical cancer. Since 2007, the country has been vaccinating all…

Pregnant Women

Pregnant women are at a higher risk of catching the HIV virus

According to a new American study, the risk of the probability of HIV transmission can increase fourfold for pregnant…

What happen if you don’t pee for 10 days?

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you hold your pee for a long period of time? Well,…

Holding Hands Pain Relief

Study: holding hands relieves pain in suffering partners

The simply act of holding the hand of a person who is suffering allows you not only to synchronize…

A new species of tardigrade discovered in a Japanese car park

A team of researchers recently reported the discovery in a Japanese car park of a brand new species of…