Science X staff
– Jul 24, 10:55 PM
A research team led by Tufts University engineers has developed a 3-D printed pill that samples bacteria found in the gut—known as the microbiome—as it passes through the gastrointestinal tract (GI). The ability to profile bacterial…
FibroFluttersEXCERPT: The pill is more sophisticated than just a sponge. It is manufactured in a 3-D printer with microfluidic channels that can sample different stages of the GI tract.
A greater number of pain sites and comorbid chronic pain conditions in chronic pain were found to be associated with sociodemographic factors including female gender, middle age, education, and disability status, according to study results…
Summary: Hyperscanning reveals the brains of patients and musicians sync during music therapy. Source: Anglia Ruskin University For the first time researchers have been able to demonstrate that the brains of a patient and therapist become…
FibroFluttersSummary: Hyperscanning reveals the brains of patients and musicians sync during music therapy.
FibroFlutters Chronic*Invisible*Rare Illness Support
– Jul 24, 7:03 AM
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The complete collection conference videos from AIMed 2017, including downloadable slides prepared by our esteemed faculty for this world leading event. Also find here full recordings of Dr Anthony Chang and other AIMed speakers sharing their…
FibroFluttersAIMed Resources Update | After feedback from their community last year they began live streaming their events, incl flagship global summit AIMed 18, AIMed Europe 2018 & the 1st instalment of their sub-speciality Radiology & Cardiology clinician series.
Science X staff
– Jul 24, 10:54 PM
As Lyme disease increases, researchers have taken a significant step toward finding new ways to prevent its transmission. The experts, who include a pioneer in Lyme disease discovery, have sequenced the genome of the animal carrying the bacteria…
FibroFluttersEXCERPT: The scientists dedicated four years to decoding the genetic makeup of the white-footed mouse Peromyscus leucopus, which harbors the Lyme disease-causing bacteria.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
– Apr 12, 2017
Psoriasis is a skin disease that causes red, scaly skin that may feel painful, swollen or hot. If you have psoriasis, you are more likely to get some other conditions, including: Psoriatic arthritis, a condition that causes joint pain and swelling.
FibroFluttersWhat is psoriasis?
Psoriasis is a skin disease that causes red, scaly skin that may feel painful, swollen or hot.
In France in the 1860s, a teenage boy took the exam required for receiving his high school diploma. On one question, instead of providing the name of a Greek philosopher, he mistakenly offered the name of a character in a book he'd read. When his…
FibroFluttersThey found ways to develop human intellect, including in students thought to have limited prospects
Six months ago Aisha Okafor (not her real name), in her 30s, was ready to quit her job as a nurse and leave the NHS. “I got to the point where I thought [nursing] wasn't for me anymore, where I forgot what I was doing here – which was…
DASH is a heart healthy approach that has been scientifically proven to lower blood pressure and have other health benefits. With this flexible and balanced eating plan, you can enjoy plenty of fruits and vegetables, fish, poultry, lean meats…