According to a survey conducted by Ipsos Mori, the majority of the population of the 20 richest countries in the world is concerned about global warming and is ready for personal efforts to save the planet. According to a report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, July 2021 was the warmest in 142 years of observations. Columbia University scientists have applied a new method of analyzing annual tree rings and have shown that the temperature in Central Asia has been rising since the 1990s.
American scientists have found out that the tuberculosis vaccine, commonly known by the abbreviation BCG, can be useful in the treatment and prevention of coronavirus infection. However, not everyone agrees with this.
One of the useful skills of working in information security is the ability to distinguish between the model of the intruder and the image of the enemy. The first term means a fairly specific description of the contingent of citizens who are able to realize the threat; the accuracy of such models is checked by penetration tests. And the image of the enemy is something that is replicated in the media and often resembles forms of collective insanity.
In 2020, the popularity of distance medicine has increased significantly. In order not to stand in queues of polyclinics, Russians began to apply for online consultations more and more. Most often, the help of a therapist was required, but consultations of neurologists, gynecologists and gastroenterologists were also in demand.
Scientists from the University of Southern California have found a peptide that protects against type 1 diabetes. Researchers at the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology explained the mechanism of SARS-CoV-2 exposure in patients with type 2 diabetes. Scientists at Seoul University have shown that a side effect of diabetes medication is the mitigation of Alzheimer's disease.
Spanish scientists have found out that diabetics are much more susceptible to the severe course of COVID-19 – and explained why this happens.
A peptide called MOTS-c has shown itself to be a promising tool for preventing type 1 diabetes in both experimental animals and humans.
Researchers from the HSE and the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences have demonstrated the ability of T-cell immunity to resist the 11 most common variants of SARS-CoV-2. Scientists at Northwestern University, USA have developed a method of fighting tumors using NK cells of innate immunity. Brown University scientists have shown that self-isolation negatively affects the intellectual development of children born during the pandemic.
A Serbian hermit who lived in a small mountain cave for more than 20 years found out about the pandemic and decided to take action.
The statement that all diseases are from the head is not too far from the truth. But it would be more accurate to say that there is a very specific place in the head — the oral cavity, on the condition of which the health of different systems and departments of the body directly depends. Problems with teeth and gums can cause disorders in the heart, lungs, nervous system, reproductive organs, reduce overall immunity. Why is this happening and how to recognize signals that something is wrong with the body?