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Blood reveals death risk

Why die for some people 75 years and others are 100 years old? The answer may lie in the view of an international team of researchers in the blood. The scientists have identified 14 so-called biomarkers, with which the probability can be calculate to die within the next five or ten years, as they report […]

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Uses China were still organs from executed?

Two international medical journals have decided to publications on organ transplant to increase ion in China. As several expert reports in the media, withdrew the Magazine “Transplantation” and “Plos One”, a total of 15 studies, relating presumably to the use of organs of executed prisoners. Background of the research, a team of researchers from the […]

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The surgeon, the walls tear

Anyone who calls this Thursday, the Google home page, among other things, in the UK, Canada and Australia, the looks instead of the usual company logo, the drawing of a serious-looking woman in scrubs. Behind her, all the hand-operation is to recognise Cutlery. With this Doodle, the group celebrates Blake Louisa Aldrich. Today 154 years […]

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Airlines prepared for emergencies with sick children bad

Anyone who flies with children should carry child-friendly medicines, because airlines are not prepared, according to a recent study is often sufficient for young patients. The main problem: First-aid Kits on Board are not always on the necessary treatments for the offspring, the researchers write in a study published in the journal “Annals of Emergency […]

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Jesper Juul is dead

For years, Jesper Juul was not occurred because of a serious illness to the public. Instead, the well-known family therapist, has lived in seclusion in his native Denmark. There he is in the early Morning of the 25th. July to pneumonia and died. He was 71 years old. The Institute Familylab, quoting Juuls adult son […]

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As a bacterium with weight loss could help

Akkermansia muciniphila is a spell? No, behind the cryptic name of a bacterium is in the intestine for the formation of the mucous membrane responsible hides. Scientists suspect already for a Long time, that it has a positive effect on the intestinal immune system. Now, Belgian researchers have found out that A. muciniphila is likely […]