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Captures the world epidemic of chronic fatigue

Captures the world epidemic of chronic fatigue

Physicians state: spreading rapidly throughout a strange disease, diagnosed by the people suffering from it. Its main symptom – persistent fatigue, says The Daily Mail. Yet, in practice, only one in five has a real disease, provoking fatigue. I must say, many celebrities have already said they are suffering from fatigue. For example, actress Gwyneth Paltrow and designer Donna Karan are trying, in their words, to "increase the alkalinity of the blood" in order to deal with a...

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Modern super-heroes have a negative impact on the mental health of boys

Modern super-heroes have a negative impact on the mental health of boys

Modern super-heroes promote macho image, actively use violence, sure, American psychologists from the American Psychological Association. According to them, the heroes of today are radically different from heroes of days gone by. Old super-heroes were vulnerable side, says BBC. Also now increasingly popular image of a slacker gets completely ignores the responsibility. Professor Sharon Lamb studied 674 boys aged 4 to 18 years. During the research she was interested in what they read, they...

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Popular chemical linked to heart disease, established inspection

Popular chemical linked to heart disease, established inspection

Compound known as perfluorooctanoic acid, is found in many items used by people every day (lubricants, paints, paper, textile coatings, food packaging, and fire-retardant foam). Meanwhile, the acid, according Anuup Shankar associated with the development of heart disease, stroke and peripheral arterial disease, says WebMD. Shankar stresses that even small enough concentration of the compound was made to a negative effect. Effect of acid studied by the example of more than 1,200 people. As a...

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A large number of moles ensures good health and long life

A large number of moles ensures good health and long life

Scientists from Kings College London have found out that a mole – a sign of longevity. It turns out that the people on the body which can count more than 100 moles, have stronger bones that protect them from osteoporosis. They also have less wrinkles, which makes them look an average of seven years younger than the actual age, says The Daily Mail, with reference to The Sunday Times. Among other benefits – muscle development, healthy eyes and heart. All this, according to...

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Alexander Baranov: flu vaccine is harmless, and parents who do not vaccinate children should be punished

Alexander Baranov: flu vaccine is harmless, and parents who do not vaccinate children should be punished

Chief pediatrician Health Minister, Director of the Research Center of Childrens Health Academician Alexander Baranov assured: the children who were vaccinated against the flu, can not die from complications associated with the virus. Meanwhile, a recent study of Finnish researchers have shown that the vaccine itself is a threat to children, causing a risk of narcolepsy. Meanwhile, the Rams sure: this vaccine along with quarantine measures yield positive results in the fight against...

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The survey showed that a person do not have time to eat properly

The survey showed that a person do not have time to eat properly

Used to have an average person leaving an hour for lunch. Now the pressure at work and at home is so high that people spend only 39 minutes a day on food, the study found. Thus, although the work is time break, people usually eat a sandwich quickly on the job. To this they take an average of 12 minutes and 49 seconds, writes The Daily Mail. Breakfast is also a more rapid affair. It lasts only 7 minutes and 20 seconds and usually is one piece of toast. For lunch usually takes 19 minutes. The...

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The study of the transition of the brain in "power save" mode to help in the fight against stroke

The study of the transition of the brain in "power save" mode to help in the fight against stroke

Brain cells with a lack of energy goes into "power save" mode, and the chemical "switch" serves the same compound as in muscle cells, according to the authors of an article published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, as quoted by RIA "News". Most of the energy is constantly necessary brain, is spent on the creation of small electrical discharges of excitation waves passing through the cell membrane in the transmission of nerve...

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Rare disease grow old young woman just days

Rare disease grow old young woman just days

Medical community unravels the mystery of twenty Vietnamese Nguyen Thi Phuong, who only a few days turned into an old woman. Experts do not rule out that the reason an acute allergic to seafood, writes The Daily Mail. According to the most affected, with the skin metamorphosis began to take place in 2008. Thats when her face was puffy, but only now doctors agreed to help her. First, they doubted the veracity of the stories, but the patients husband, confirmed that it was his wife. That same...

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2012 – year of rare diseases, the scientists agreed

2012 – year of rare diseases, the scientists agreed

In Amsterdam hosted a forum dedicated to rare, orphan, diseases. It was organized by the Global Fund for the fight with the disease, and the Canadian Society of patients with multiple myeloma. The forum this year was named the year is of such diseases. According to participants, orphan disease can not be cured, but to improve the quality of life is realistic, says, "Rossiyskaya Gazeta". Professor Xavier Leleu commented: "Scientists are developing, doctors treat the disease....

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Billionaires asked to invest in research immortality

Billionaires asked to invest in research immortality

Last February, Dmitry Itskov with leading Russian scientists created the project "2045". Its main task – the extension of human life through cybernetic technologies, including robotics, says "Pravda.ru". Under the proposed strategy, to have eternal life can be in four stages. First, in 2015-2020 will be created, in theory Itskova, an artificial copy of the human body, controlled by thoughts. In the period from 2020 to 2025, the light will be a copy of the body,...

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