The Best Skin Care Sets You Truly Can’t Go Wrong With

The holidays are fast-approaching, and between scheduling travel and nailing down gifts for friends, family, colleagues, and pets—clear complexions run the risk of being totally out of whack by the time the ball drops. Once reserved for hormonal, acne-prone teens or those seeking solutions for fine lines and wrinkles, detailed skin care routines are the now […]

IIT Hyderabad Scientists Find Cheap & ‘Blue’ Way to 3D-Print Stem Cells With Eel Skin!

You might think it’s your skeleton that holds your body together, but in actuality, it’s collagen—well, at least at the cellular level! Collagen is the protein that keeps your skin taut and teeth strong by filling the gaps between cells, like cement between bricks. Without the structural support of collagen, cells would not be able […]

Student borrowers with cancer can now pause their payments

Nearly a year ago, Congress passed a law allowing people with cancer to press pause on their student loan payments. Yet borrowers haven’t been able to access the so-called cancer deferment because the U.S. Education Department didn’t provide the companies that administer its federal student loan programs with an official application. Now that form is available and eligible […]

New patient network to support people with obesity

DUBAI: A new patient network to support people living with obesity, backed by clinicians across the Gulf and Lebanon, is being launched by the World Obesity Federation. Designed to raise awareness of the multiple causes of obesity and provide access to information about healthier lifestyle choices, treatment options and ongoing management, the programme marks World […]

Common skin bacterium raises risk of food allergy in kids with severe eczema

Washington D.C.: Researchers at King’s College London have found that young kids with serious eczema infected with Staphylococcus aureus (SA) bacterium are at an increased risk of developing a food allergy. Staphylococcus aureus (SA) is a bacterium that can be found in the nose and the skin of healthy individuals. However, SA is more common in patients of eczema, […]

Propranolol Associated With Decreased Headache Frequency

Propranolol reduces the frequency, severity, and duration of headaches in patients with episodic migraine and tension-type headaches, according to a study published in PLoS One. In this systematic review and meta-analysis, researchers sought to assess the efficacy of β-blockers in preventing migraine and tension-type headache. A literature search including 3513 studies through August 21, 2018, was […]

Pune’s EKansh Trust to conduct contest in designing clothing for people with disabilities

Having run contests for students of architecture, Anita Iyer Narayan, founder and managing trustee, EKansh Trust has now announced in designing adaptive clothing for people with disabilities. On the concept, Anita shared, “We had run contests for students of architecture earlier. Design impacts our lives. Everything that is not natural is designed by us, and […]