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    Sweeteners are harmful to gut bacteria and liver function – IN MICE

    In an attempt to establish the safety of zero-calorie sweeteners, researchers from the US National Institutes of Health fed them to pregnant and lactating mice. They were given sucralose and acesulfame-K, a common formulation in sugar-free...

    Researchers create 'ibuprofen gel' that can be absorbed through the skin

    Chemical engineers at MIT have devised a new way to create very tiny droplets of one liquid suspended within another...
    20 Jun 2019

    Researchers develop cardiac arrest detection for smart speakers

    Tens of thousands of people die every year from cardiac arrest, when the heart suddenly stops beating. People experiencing cardiac...
    17 Jun 2019

    Linguistic analysis can accurately predict psychosis

    A machine-learning method discovered a hidden clue in people's language predictive of the later emergence of psychosis – the frequent...
    14 Jun 2019

    Sweeteners are harmful to gut bacteria and liver function – IN MICE

    In an attempt to establish the safety of zero-calorie sweeteners, researchers from the US National Institutes of Health fed them...
    26 Jun 2019

    Researchers create 'ibuprofen gel' that can be absorbed through the skin

    Chemical engineers at MIT have devised a new way to create very tiny droplets of one liquid suspended within another...
    20 Jun 2019

    Do fasting diets really help with weight loss?

    The Fast 800 diet is one step on from the 5:2 diet and uses intermittent fasting to aid rapid weight loss but does it work?
    10 Jun 2019

    The best ways to try CBD

    From chocolates to shaving cream, the new cannabis-derivative comes in all kinds of guises
    7 Jun 2019

    Transgender dogma is naive and incompatible with Freud

    Although partisans of LGBT+ like to dismiss psychoanalysis as out of date, many of them fully participate in the ongoing...
    30 May 2019

    New therapeutic target for depression identified

    Depression is one of the most widespread disorders that affects society, according to the World Health Organization. In fact, it...