Sarah Ali

The world’s oldest orangutan dies in an Australian zoo

The oldest Sumatran orangutan in the world, a female with 11 pups and 54 offspring scattered around the world,…

One-third of Americans take drugs that can cause depression

One-third of Americans are taking prescription and non-prescription medications that could increase their risk of depression, warns a study…

Chemotherapy is not needed in 70% of cases of breast cancer

According to a new US study, after the tumor has been removed from the breast, chemotherapy would only be…

Scientists have found the Oldest Tree in Europe

Scientists have discovered the oldest tree in Europe, which is more than 1,200 years. The finding occurred in the…

Staying too long in a car can cause phlebitis or pulmonary embolism

Long journeys by plane are often implicated, but staying too long in a car would be a risk factor…

US and UK launch massive program to study the Thwaites Glacier

The United Kingdom and the United States on Monday launched a vast scientific program to determine how fast the…

This is why women are more sensitive to cold than men

This is a major point of contention in male-female couples: the setting of the thermostat. While mister prefers to…

Caffeine consumption during pregnancy increases the risk of overweight in children

Caffeine consumption during pregnancy can promote weight gain in children and overweight in early childhood, warns a study published…

30 genetic mutations related to depression discovered

Thirty new genetic variants of depression have just been discovered. This brings to 44 the number of genetic risk…

1 in 8 bird species is threatened with extinction

According to a report by the NGO Birdlife International, many bird species are in decline and 1 out of…

Planet X does not exist

The end of the world was predicted (for the umpteenth time) by conspiracy theorists for the end of April…

Kangaroo killed by stone-throwing visitors at a Chinese zoo

A kangaroo was killed in a zoo in southeastern China after being stoned by visitors who wanted to make…

Melanoma: Immunotherapy reduces the risk of relapse

A new study shows that immunotherapy reduces the risk of relapse by 43% in patients with stage 3 melanoma…

Menopause: the severity of symptoms increases the risk of cardiovascular disease

Menopausal women may see their risk of cardiovascular disease increase with the frequency and severity of their symptoms, according…

Measles is making a comeback in Latin America

Latin America was declared free of measles two years ago. Now the disease is back. One reason: in Venezuela,…

Smokers consume more calories than nonsmokers

Smokers would have an unbalanced diet and consume 200 more calories a day than nonsmokers. According to a study…