Scientists observe whale which is 25 years OLDER than The usa
The whale that is 25 years OLDER than the USA: Scientists discover mammal with the longest lifespan – which could have been swimming around the Arctic for 268 yearsAustralian scientists at CSIRO worked out animals' lifespan using 42 genes The bowhead whale, which is the longest-living mammal, can live for 268 years None that old have been…
Lady’s arthritis causes bones to dissolve in case of ‘telescoping fingers,’ story finds
A woman’s severe rheumatoid arthritis caused her to develop a bizarre condition known as “telescoping fingers,” according to a case report released this week.A 69-year-old woman in Turkey went to a rheumatology clinic for treatment of her “severe joint deformities,” according to a case report published in the New England Journal of Medicine.WOMAN'S 'VELVETY' PALMS…
Anti-Vape Rules Might presumably Earn Extra Harm Than Proper
Since July, a mysterious vaping-related lung illness has swept the country, sickening more than 2,200 people and killing 48. As the illnesses and deaths proliferated, so too did vaping bans. The city of San Francisco had already banned e-cigarette sales, and by September Massachusetts outlawed all e-cigarettes, followed by prohibitions against vaping products in Michigan,…
The War on Polio Bright Entered Its Most Unhealthy Section
This time two years ago, it must have felt as though the long international campaign to eradicate polio—launched in 1988 and decades past its hoped-for end date—was at last nearing its goal. There were only 17 cases of naturally occurring polio in the world in 2017, half the number from the year before and incomprehensibly…
‘Magic mushrooms’ one step closer to approval for treating depression
December 12, 2019 | 1:05pm Looks like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wasn’t tripping when espousing the potential mental health benefits of so-called magic mushrooms. Psilocybin fungi have been deemed worthy of investigation by researchers at King’s College in London who are in the process of determining if and how ‘shrooms could be used as a legitimate…