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Medicine

Restoring Brain Plasticity May Hold Key To Reversing Age-related Cognitive Decline

Posted in Medicine on 21st Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

Evidence suggests age-related cognitive decline is not caused by brain cells dying but rather a simple reduction in plasticity.

Psychedelics Are Showing Real Promise For Treating Mental Disorders

Posted in Medicine on 16th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

These substances are making their way into the heart of the psychology establishment.

Failed Antibiotics Can Be Team Up To Fight Against Superbugs

Posted in Medicine on 14th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

Researchers have found that combining two antibiotics that no longer work can create a treatment that's once again effective against antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

MIT Research Points To Autoimmune Disease As The Cause Of Glaucoma

Posted in Medicine on 13th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

The study found an unusually high number of T-cells present in the retinas of those suffering, suggesting the condition may have a previously undetected autoimmune cause.

80 Year Old Billionaires Are Injecting Placental Stem Cells To Boost Lifespan And Health

Posted in Medicine on 7th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

Injecting Placental stem cells into old mice at the end of their lives can boost longevity by 50%. It extends the life of 2-year-old mice to three years.