Tag archive for ‘Study’
By admin On Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Scientists closer to finding motor neurone disease cure after discovering how to repair damaged nerve cells – study

Researchers in Scotland say they have made a breakthrough in finding potential cures to motor neurone disease (MND) following their work on repairing the nerve damage caused by the degenerative illness. In their More...

By admin On Monday, January 18th, 2021

Mystery of why some people ‘hear the dead’ unraveled by new study

Staggeringly, one in every hundred UK citizens believes they can communicate with the dead. Prominent figures including Celine Dion and Kesha also say they can sense the departed. Now scientists have tried to understand More...

By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2021

Past Covid-19 infection grants some immunity for at least 5 months, but people may still transmit virus – UK study

A study by Public Health England has found that most people who have previously been infected with Covid-19 are protected from catching it again for at least five months. “Naturally acquired immunity as a More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Almost HALF of English hospital staff experiencing anxiety, depression and PTSD in Covid-19-plagued ICUs – study

As hospitals in England face being overwhelmed by Covid-19, 45 percent of medical staff have reported suffering anxiety, depression, problem drinking and PTSD as they struggle with working on coronavirus wards, More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Cambridge Analytica-linked Stanford scientist’s study suggests he can tell by examining your FACE what your politics are

Facial recognition algorithms can be trained to recognize people’s political views, Stanford-affiliated researcher Michal Kosinski claims, stating that his most recent study achieved 72 percent accuracy on liberal More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021

Pfizer study suggests vaccine effective against new coronavirus strains

The Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine appears to be working against the new highly-contagious coronavirus variants detected in Britain and South Africa, according to the early findings of a study by Pfizer. The vaccine More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

New study highlights MAJOR issue in scientific publishing, as old paper continues to be cited… despite being RETRACTED 11 yrs ago

A new study has found that a clinical trial report was still being cited some 11 years after it was retracted, in a worrying trend which pervades scientific publishing and risks eroding public confidence in research. Jodi More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

Britain must ramp up vaccine distribution by TEN TIMES & retain national lockdown to avoid major Covid spike, new study warns

The UK must increase its vaccinations to 2 million doses per week – a tenfold jump – and keep up a national Tier 4 lockdown if it is to curtail a spike in Covid-19 driven by a highly infectious strain, a new More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Gateway to sobriety? Cannabis could reduce fentanyl use and overdose risk, new study finds

New research from British Columbia (BC) in Canada has found that moderate to heavy cannabis use among opioid addiction patients may greatly improve their treatment while limiting their overall opioid exposure.  Published More...

By admin On Sunday, December 20th, 2020

Babies born to Covid-19 patients have antibodies & pregnant women don’t suffer more, Singapore study finds

A new study has found that pregnant women were no more likely to experience worse Covid-19 symptoms and that babies born to mothers infected with the virus have antibodies. The small study of 16 pregnant women, More...