Thursday, February 2, 2023
Foods that commonly use nitrite preservatives include processed meats such as bacon, ham, hot dogs, sausages, corned beef, and cured meats. Additionally, some cheeses, smoked fish, and pickled products may also contain nitrite preservatives.A new study has found a...
Summary: Greater exposure to screen time during infancy was linked to poor self-regulation and brain immaturity at age eight.Source: Agency for Science, Technology, and ResearchMore children are now exposed to mobile digital devices at a young age as an...
Summary: Tuning into a person’s brain wave cycle before they perform a learning task can dramatically improve the speed at which cognitive skills improve.Source: University of CambridgeScientists have shown for the first time that briefly tuning into a person’s...
Beta blockers slow down your heart rate. Doctors prescribe them to patients dealing with cardiovascular issues like high blood pressure, or even to treat mental health issues like anxiety. They’re so effective at calming people down that they’re even...
The alarm goes off. You get dressed, grab your coffee, and head to work. But by lunchtime, you start to feel disorganized. You reread emails because you lack focus and mental clarity.There's nothing worse than brain fog. In addition...
Comment on this storyCommentResearch has long suggested a link between our diet and our mental health. The gut microbiome — the collective genome of trillions of bacteria that live in the intestinal tract that are created largely by what...
When the immune system goes awry, it’s bad news. A wonky immune system might mean that you’re more likely to catch colds and flus, or be infected by other...
Get the free Morning Headlines email for news from our reporters across the worldSign up to our free Morning Headlines emailKawasaki disease is one of the leading causes of heart failure for children under the age of five, and...
Monthly number of deaths in the US of children and young people (aged 0-19), where COVID-19 was listed as the cause of death on the death certificate. Credit: Flaxman et al. JAMA Network Open.Between August 2021 and July 2022,...

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