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Stress in early life could extend lifespan: study

December 10, 2019 admin 0

University of Michigan (UM) researchers have discovered that oxidative stress experienced early in life increases subsequent stress resistance later in life. Examining a type of roundworm called C. elegans, UM researchers found that worms that […]

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Playing sports promises healthier brain: study

December 10, 2019 admin 0

A Northwestern University (NU) study showed that in the absence of injury, athletes across a variety of sports, including football, soccer and hockey, have healthier brains than non-athletes. The study examined the brain health of […]

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South African fight against HIV

December 1, 2019 admin 0

On the eve of the World AIDS Day that falls on Sunday, South Africa’s National Department of Health said the country has achieved a lot in fighting against HIV over the past several years. “Some […]

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Death toll in Samoa’s measles rises to 42

November 30, 2019 admin 0

The Samoan government confirmed on Friday that there have been three more deaths in Samoa’s measles epidemic, bringing the death toll to 42 since the measles outbreak started in Mid-October this year. According to a […]