The main symptoms of COPD: signs of exacerbation

The main symptoms of COPD: signs of exacerbation

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a long-term lung disease that affects at least 15 million American adults. It is also the fourth leading cause of death from disease. This makes ongoing treatment and prevention of exacerbations essential. Even if you are already being treated for COPD, you may experience a worsening or acute flare-up …

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Study: Efficacy and Safety of a Recombinant Plant-Based Adjuvanted Covid-19 Vaccine. Image Credit: dewa hartawan/Shutterstock

Evaluation of the results of a phase 3 clinical trial of a plant-based COVID-19 vaccine

recent article in New England Journal of Medicine Provide safety and efficacy profiles for a plant-based coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine in human participants. Study: Efficacy and safety of a recombinant plant-based Covid-19 Adjuvanted vaccine. Image Credit: dewa hartawan / Shutterstock The vaccine consists of plant-derived coronavirus-like particles that expose the pre-fusion-stabilized, full-length spike protein to …

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Hall of Famer Cynthia Cooper-Dyke has been accused by former players of abusive behaviour, using degrading sexual language

Hall of Famer Cynthia Cooper-Dyke has been accused by former players of abusive behaviour, using degrading sexual language

Editor’s note: This story contains descriptions of abuse, language of a sexual nature, and references to suicide. The Athletic reported Thursday that women’s basketball icon and former Texas Southern coach Cynthia Cooper Dyke used abusive and sexual language, endangered players’ physical and mental health with excessive penalties, and avoided a Title IX hearing on retirement …

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Inexpensive Wi-Fi 6: Motorola MH7603 Network Router to Win |  ZDNet

Inexpensive Wi-Fi 6: Motorola MH7603 Network Router to Win | ZDNet

A friend of mine recently told me that while he appreciated that I could use the incredible speed of the Netgear Orbi Wi-Fi 6E, he could never justify buying it. I got it. The high-end Orbi (see my review) is for people who should have the fastest Wi-Fi possible. For everyone else, there’s the affordable …

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Cryptocurrency Warnings Cause Mortgage Crash in US and 2008 Financial Crisis

Cryptocurrency Warnings Cause Mortgage Crash in US and 2008 Financial Crisis

Regulators comparing the crypto-craze to mortgage bankruptcies in the US in the 2000s may seem like causing a panic, but the more crypto-currency integrates with investment and traditional markets, the more aware these warnings become. The size of the cryptocurrency markets in relation to the world of financial assets is still small, but it is …

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Scientists have identified brain cells that die in Parkinson's disease

Scientists have identified brain cells that die in Parkinson’s disease

Scientists have identified the specific brain cells that die in Parkinson’s disease and discovered what makes them so weak. The team, led by neurobiologists Tushar Kamath and Abdul-Raouf Abdul-Rauf of the Broad Institute, studied brain cells from individuals who died of either Parkinson’s disease or dementia, compared to people unaffected by either disorder. What they …

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Researchers adapt social network analysis to model virus evolution

Researchers adapt social network analysis to model virus evolution

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Western University researchers may have discovered a new meaning for the social media phrase, “viral spread.” New research from Western University indicates that some viruses evolve much like a dynamic social network – rather than a rigid tree, as previously thought – combining with one another to create a network of …

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Sunsweet Supports Building Better Bones in May in Honor of National Osteoporosis Month

Dr. says. Shireen HochmandPhD, RD, Professor of Nutrition in the College of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State University. “Small changes in diet and exercise, for example, can be beneficial in strengthening bones.” In fact, prunes specifically have been studied extensively over the past 10 years and are emerging as an easy and …

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Sunsweet Supports Building Better Bones in May in Honor of National Osteoporosis Month

Dr. says. Shireen HochmandPhD, RD, Professor of Nutrition in the College of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State University. “Small changes in diet and exercise, for example, can be beneficial in strengthening bones.” In fact, prunes specifically have been studied extensively over the past 10 years and are emerging as an easy and …

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