Monday, October 14, 2019

12 Things You Do Everyday That Could Probably Kill You

We have all heard the saying “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” but what if the seemingly harmless, ordinary activities and things we...

The Magic of Meditation: How Meditation Can Change Your Brain

Aren’t we all in the constant need to keep up with the 21st-century pace of life? And sometimes, we also do this quite literally...

First baby from a uterus transplant in the US born in Dallas

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer The first birth as a result of a womb transplant in the United States has occurred in Texas, a...

Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850K

By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A first-of-its kind genetic treatment for blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, making it one of...

Boy with rare disease gets brand new skin with gene therapy

By MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — Doctors treating a critically ill boy with a devastating skin disease used experimental gene therapy to create...

Frizzy-haired, smaller-headed orangutan may be new great ape

By STEPHEN WRIGHT and ANDI JATMIKO, Associated Press JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A remote population of frizzy-haired orangutans on the Indonesian island of Sumatra seems to...

New Large ‘Wandering’ Spider Discovered with Red Fangs

Scared of spiders? You're going to love (or hate) the discovery of a new LARGE SPIDER the size of a softball. Seemingly straight out...

Queen of the Night: The Flower That Only Blooms ONE Night A Year

She blooms in full and her beauty is only witnessed by the night sky and, by dawn, she wilts even before the sun’s first...

Scientific Technique to Induce Lucid Dreaming and Stop Nightmares

Australian scientists discovered a method to help people to control their dreams. Besides making nap time cooler than the latest 8K Virtual Reality, this...

2 Kiwi Birds Removed from Endangered Species List Thanks to New Zealand Predator Police

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — Two types of New Zealand kiwi birds are a rare bright spot in a mostly grim assessment...