Can Air Pollution Stunt Childhood Brain Development?

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It is a known fact that pollution can be a major cause of several health related issues. And considering the ease with which gaseous particles can disperse and spread, air pollution is easily one of the scariest forms of pollution. With millions of pollutants infecting the air around us, it is easy to see why […]

Regrowing Damaged Nerves Using Polymers and Proteins

Damaged Nerves

It is a known fact that once damaged, not all the components in our body have the ability to regrow. We are not reptiles, regenerating limbs and the nerves associated with them is just not within our power. Such feats may have been shown in a countless number of sci-fi movies, but the dream of […]

Suppressing Cancer Causing Inflammation Using Yogurt

Suppressing Cancer Causing Inflammation Using Yogurt

Cancer in all its forms has and continues to cause considerable damage to many individuals from around the world. And amongst the multiple variations of this dangerous disease, breast cancer has been one of the most common types. With females being the most affected part of the populous, the disease has effectively shut down the […]

Copper Oxide Nanomaterial: A Cancer Killer?

A Cancer Killer

Cancer has undoubtedly been one of our hottest topics of discussion. And this is of course is for good reason. The dreaded disease has been a plague upon our species for a long time. And sometimes even when our greatest minds find fixes for certain cases, most cancers somehow seem to find a way to […]

A New Protein that Aids Muscle Regeneration?

A New Protein that Aids Muscle Regeneration

The human body is a complex construction of several different components. From our bones to the tiniest of blood cells, each of these components have specific roles to play in the body’s functioning. One such component that also has specific purposes to fulfill like holding the bones in place and enabling the body to perform […]

The Gene that Causes Male Infertility

The Gene that Causes Male Infertility

Reproduction is a primal instinct. The need to procreate has been ingrained in us ever since the birth of our species. And although our bodies are primed to efficiently create offspring, over time, due to several factors, there have been many cases where individuals have lost the ability to do the same. Barring the fact […]

Can Obesity Affect Our Legacy?

Can Obesity Affect Our Legacy

It is a well known fact that obesity, a topic that we’ve discussed extensively in the past, is a common condition that can lead to a multitude of health issues. From heart failure to joint weakening, the drawbacks of having excessive fat reserves in the body is alarmingly high. This disease is undoubtedly very detrimental […]

The Neuron that is Responsible for Sugar Regulation

The Neuron that is Responsible for Sugar Regulation

Diabetes has been a long standing disease that has posed several problems for mankind. Till this day, we haven’t been able to find a complete cure for this disease. But, researchers from all around the world have been hard at work. And they made certain findings that could potentially help us solve the problem of […]

Collecting Data to Prevent Problems Caused by Air Pollution

Collecting Data to Prevent Problems Caused by Air Pollution

The onset of the industrialization era was the catalyst to a wide variety of changes. Mankind grew by leaps and bounds in several areas. From inventing new technology to modern infrastructure, our society continued its forward march holistically. And it is no doubt that this upward trajectory in advancement will continue to improve with each […]