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Medicine

Infamous 'hunger Hormone' Linked To Memory Deficits In Alzheimer’s Disease

Posted in Medicine on 5th Sep, 2019
by Alex Muller

If validated by future work, however, this mechanism could be effectively targeted to slow, or even stop, some cognitive decline associated with not just Alzheimer’s disease, but aging on general.

Can Low Gravity Kill Cancer? Scientists Prepare To Study Cells In Space

Posted in Medicine, Science on 5th Sep, 2019
by Alex Muller

Early indications that space can kill off the majority of cancer cells without the need for drugs.

Juvenescence Raises $100 Million With Goal Of Increasing Human Lifespan To 150 Years

Posted in Business, Medicine on 29th Aug, 2019
by Alex Muller

The Juvenescence teams believes within five to seven years at least four anti-aging products will be on the market from their portfoilo of about one dozen antiaging companies.

World-first Trial Investigating Psilocybin Psychotherapy For Anorexia Commencing In US

Posted in Medicine, Science on 28th Aug, 2019
by Alex Muller

The new trial adds to a growing body of evidence finding psychedelic psychotherapy effective for depression, addiction and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Humm Unveils Wearable That Stimulates Your Brain To Improve Memory

Posted in Hardware, Medicine on 22nd Aug, 2019
by Alex Muller

The Berkeley, California-based company said it measured a 20% improvement in working memory and a rate of learning that was 120 times faster than a placebo after a 15-minute session with the wearable patch.