Human-approved medication brings back ‘lost’ memories in mice

Human-approved medication brings back ‘lost’ memories in mice

Overview: Roflumilast, a drug commonly prescribed to treat COPD and asthma, helps retrieve learning memories after a period of sleep deprivation in mice. Source: University of Groningen Students sometimes pull up all night to prepare for an exam. However, research has shown that sleep deprivation is bad for your memory. Now, neuroscientist Robbert Havekes of … Read more

Pediatricians now recommend drugs and surgery for obese children

Pediatricians now recommend drugs and surgery for obese children

Obese children as young as 12 should now consider taking weight-loss medications, and those who are severely obese as young as 13 should consider metabolic or bariatric surgery, according to aggressive new guidelines released Monday by the American Academy of Pediatrics. The new guideline marks the first time the AAP has recommended weight loss medications … Read more

Measles Outbreak In Ohio Has Health Officials Worried

Measles Outbreak In Ohio Has Health Officials Worried

A measles outbreak among dozens of unvaccinated children in Ohio has local health officials concerned about a deepening distrust of vaccines among some parents. With vaccination rates slipping around the country, more Americans are beginning to question the value of vaccine requirements for kids ― putting at risk a growing group of young children with … Read more

Found a vaccine against COVID-19 to protect against infection and brain damage caused by the virus

Found a vaccine against COVID-19 to protect against infection and brain damage caused by the virus

Overview: A new COVID-19 vaccine developed by researchers at the CNB-CSIC appears to protect against infection of the brain and neurological symptoms associated with the coronavirus. Source: University of Seville While respiratory system pathology is the main impact of COVID-19, many patients also present with major neurological symptoms, such as loss of smell (anosmia), headache, … Read more

Avoid These 5 Foods For A Healthier 2023 – Newsmax

Avoid these 5 foods for a healthier 2023news max The top 5 diets for faster weight loss in 2023, revealedYahoo life This viral tweet could motivate you to follow a healthy diet in 2023NDTV food Wellness trends you should abandon in 2023Townsville Bulletin See full coverage on Google News

Robotic scans that can detect colon cancer are missing people

Robotic scans that can detect colon cancer are missing people

Robot scans that can spot colon cancer miss people: Scientists hope integrating AI technology into existing colonoscopy equipment could help save more lives By Adrian Monti for the Daily Mail published: 9 January 2023 – 22:30 GMT | Updated: January 9, 2023 – 22:45 GMT Artificial intelligence may be more effective than the human eye … Read more

Could Psilocybin Mushrooms Treat Eating Disorders?

Could Psilocybin Mushrooms Treat Eating Disorders?

Photo-Illustration: The Cut; Photo: Getty This article was featured in One Great Story, New York’s reading recommendation newsletter. Sign up here to get it nightly. The first time Sophia Anderson tripped on psychedelic mushrooms, she was 16 years old. It happened in late 2020, in the coastal jungle near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, and the whole … Read more

Updated guidelines for childhood obesity treatment include medications, surgery for some young people

Updated guidelines for childhood obesity treatment include medications, surgery for some young people

CNN — Updated guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics for the treatment of obesity urge prompt use of behavioral therapy and lifestyle changes, and say surgery and medications should be used for some young people. The guidelines, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics, are the first comprehensive update to the academy’s obesity treatment guidelines … Read more