Stem Cell Bank to Open in Japan

In Kyoto and Osaka, Japan, there has started a campaign to collect blood from volunteer donors for creating the world's first national stem cell bank of non-embryonic origin. This campaign involves the Japanese Red Cross...

France to Ban Electronic Cigarettes

In the fight against nicotine addiction, the French Ministry of Health has decided to take all the necessary measures. This means that smoking electronic cigarettes in public places will be prohibited, as well as their...

Brain Neurons Do Recover

Until the 1960s it was believed that adult mammals do not recover neurons, and neuronal cell death is compensated for by the redistribution of functions among the rest. In 1962, in the U.S, Joseph...

Music, Exercise & Sleep Keep Your Brain Healthy

Doctors recommend simple ways to maintain brain health - in addition to music, sports and sleep, they advise to use laptop and cell phone rarely. The Causes of Dementia The risk of developing brain diseases is...

January & Fridays Most Dangerous for Heart Patients

American cardiologists have identified the most dangerous days for people who suffer from heart failure. According to a new large-scale study conducted by the staff of the University of Colorado, most deaths from heart failure...

Orange & Cherry May Substitute Drugs

Orange and cherry are able to alleviate inflammation and can possibly replace some of the drugs. An orange has an essentialy high concentration of vitamin C, which – according to modern naturopaths – can prevent...

A Blood Spot Detects the Age

A unique method of identifying a person's age has been invented by the scientists from the University Medical Centre in Rotterdam. The methodology is based on a deep analysis of blood T cells, which are...