FDA Approves 'Belly Balloon' Weight Loss Device

FDA Approves 'Belly Balloon' Weight Loss Device
Inflated with sterile solution and kept in stomach for no more than 6 months, it makes people feel full ...

published in: 2015-08-18 14:09:02

Saudi students prefer science and technology disciplines

Saudi students prefer science and technology disciplines

 A majority of Saudi students prefer engineering specialties to other disciplines in technical and professional training programs, a public opinion poll regarding the preferences of secondary school students in the Kingdom has revealed. 
Female students on the other hand prefer technical disciplines related to computers, as well as beauty and fashion subjects, local media reported on Monday, quoting the findings

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published in: 2015-08-18 14:04:58

Building Self-Confidence Preparing Yourself for Success!

Building Self-Confidence Preparing Yourself for Success!

From the quietly confident doctor whose advice we rely on, to the charismatic confidence of an inspiring speaker, self-confident people have qualities that everyone admires

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published in: 2015-08-18 13:57:05

How energy drinks affect your body within 24 hours

How energy drinks affect your body within 24 hours

Last year, the World Health Organization hailed energy drinks a "danger to public health," after they found consumption of such beverages is on the rise. Now, an infographic created by website Personalise.co.uk claims to show exactly what happens to the body in the 24 hours after consuming an energy drink.

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published in: 2015-08-18 13:49:13

Found where the human brain stores time and place of memories

Found where the human brain stores time and place of memories

For the first time ever, researchers from Ohio State University have discovered where the human brain stores the time and place of memories.

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published in: 2015-08-18 13:42:04

What is yoga? What are the health benefits of yoga?

What is yoga? What are the health benefits of yoga?

Yoga is a mind and body practice with historical origins in ancient Indian philosophy. Various styles of yoga combine physical postures, breathing techniques, and meditation or relaxation.

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published in: 2014-12-13 09:40:49

Injectable 3-D vaccines could fight cancer, infectious diseases

Injectable 3-D vaccines could fight cancer, infectious diseases

A non-surgical injection of programmable biomaterial that spontaneously assembles in vivo into a 3-D structure could fight and even help prevent cancer and also infectious disease such as HIV, scientists have demonstrated. Tiny biodegradable rod-like structures made from silica, known as mesoporous silica rods (MSRs), can be loaded with biological and chemical drug components and then delivered by needle just underneath the skin, they explain.

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published in: 2014-12-13 09:37:51

Improved characterization of nanoparticle clusters for environmental and biosensors research

Improved characterization of nanoparticle clusters for environmental and biosensors research

Researchers have demonstrated a method to measure accurately both the distribution of clusters of nanoparticles in solution and how their light absorption spectrum changes with size. The measurements are important to both medical and environmental research on nanoparticles

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published in: 2014-12-13 09:31:12

Controlling genes with your thoughts

Controlling genes with your thoughts

Researchers have constructed the first gene network that can be controlled by our thoughts. Scientists have developed a novel gene regulation method that enables thought-specific brainwaves to control the conversion of genes into proteins (gene expression). The inspiration was a game that picks up brainwaves in order to guide a ball through an obstacle course.

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published in: 2014-11-13 11:55:20

Eye diseases identified by how we watch TV

Eye diseases identified by how we watch TV

One of the leading causes of blindness worldwide could be detected by how our eyes respond to watching TV according to a new study. With millions of people living with undiagnosed glaucoma, the research could help speed up diagnosis, enabling clinicians to identify the disease earlier and allowing treatment to begin before the onset of permanent damage.

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published in: 2014-11-13 11:51:52