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Japanese health supplement could help tackle Covid-19 in people with comorbid conditions

Jun 18 2020 A unique Beta 1,3-1,6 Glucan based Japanese health supplement, produced by black yeast, Aureobasidium Pullulans, could strategically

Loulou Foundation and IFCR release ‘CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder Voice of the Patient Report’

Jun 18 2020 Understanding the patient voice is fundamental for therapy development. Companies need to ensure that what matters most to patients is

Parents report increase in child’s emotional difficulties during COVID-19 lockdown

Jun 18 2020 Parents/carers of children aged 4-10 years of age reported that over a one-month period in lockdown, they saw increases in their

Scientists use CRISPR tool to make rapid, precise cuts in genomic material

Reviewed by James Ives, M.Psych. (Editor)Jun 18 2020 In a series of experiments using human cancer cell lines, scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine

Inhaled steroids reduce ACE2 expression in COPD lungs

By Dr. Liji Thomas, MDJun 15 2020 As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across the world, its primary manifestation in severe or critical disease remains

COVID-19 could trigger diabetes in healthy people

By Angela Betsaida B. Laguipo, BSNJun 18 2020 The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) causes severe illness in people with underlying health conditions,

Helicopter parenting creates social and educational problems later in life

By Angela Betsaida B. Laguipo, BSNJun 18 2020 Overly strict parents undermine the autonomy of their children which can lead to less favorable

Scientists develop peptides that restore balance in gut bacteria and reverse atherosclerosis

By Angela Betsaida B. Laguipo, BSNJun 18 2020 Researchers continue to explore the role of gut bacteria on health, including its link to depression,

COVID-19 and blood group in aortic valve replacement

By Dr. Liji Thomas, MDJun 18 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has been found to cause disproportionate harm in patients with cardiovascular disease,

Thin adhesive film upgrades consumer smartwatch into a powerful health-monitoring system

Reviewed by James Ives, M.Psych. (Editor)Jun 18 2020 UCLA engineers have designed a thin adhesive film that could upgrade a consumer smartwatch into