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Older adults with more natural teeth are better able to perform everyday tasks

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Older adults with more natural teeth are better able to perform everyday tasks such as cooking a meal, making a telephone call or going shopping, according to researchers from UCL and the Tokyo Medical...

COVID-19: il microbiota intestinale degli individui è un fattore cruciale nell’influenzare la risposta immunitaria...

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La variazione della risposta immunitaria alle vaccinazioni potrebbe essere contrastata con interventi mirati al microbiota che aiutino i neonati, gli anziani e altri a trarre pieno vantaggio dai vantaggi di vaccini efficaci, affermano esperti australiani e statunitensi. Una revisione...

COVID-19: individuals’ gut microbiota are crucial factors in affecting immune responses to vaccinations

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Varying immune response to vaccinations could be countered with microbiota-targeted interventions helping infants, older people and others to take full advantage of the benefits of effective vaccines, Australian and US experts say. A comprehensive review...

Scientists uncover a new subset of immune system’s dendritic cells

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When pathogens invade or tumor cells emerge, the immune system is alerted by danger signals that summon a key battalion of first responders, the unsung heroes of the immune system - a population of...

Wnt4 protein plays a vital role in muscle regeneration

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One of the many effects of aging is loss of muscle mass, which contributes to disability in older people. To counter this loss, scientists at the Salk Institute are studying ways to accelerate the...

Sleep deprivation: caffeine have little effect on performance

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Rough night of sleep? Relying on caffeine to get you through the day isn't always the answer, says a new study from Michigan State University. Researchers from MSU's Sleep and Learning Lab, led by psychology...

Bambini prematuri: il contatto continuo pelle a pelle può ridurre la mortalità del 25%

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Il continuo contatto pelle a pelle che inizia immediatamente dopo il parto, anche prima che il bambino si sia stabilizzato, può ridurre la mortalità del 25% nei neonati con un peso alla nascita molto basso. Questo secondo...

Pre-term babies: Continuous skin-to-skin contact can reduce mortality by 25 percent

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Continuous skin-to-skin contact starting immediately after delivery, even before the baby has been stabilized, can reduce mortality by 25 percent in infants with a very low birth weight. This according to a study in...

Glucosamine is a major component of brain glycogen

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Using novel imaging methods for studying brain metabolism, University of Kentucky researchers have identified the reservoir for a necessary sugar in the brain. Glycogen serves as a storage depot for the sugar glucose. The laboratories...

Chi è molto sensibile al gusto amaro ha meno probabilità di contrarre COVID-19

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Se non sopporti i broccoli, il sedano o il cavolo nero, potresti essere un super degustatore e potrebbe proteggerti da COVID-19. I Supertaster sono persone molto sensibili all'amarezza. Non solo hanno meno probabilità di contrarre il COVID-19...

Who are highly sensitive to bitterness are less likely to get COVID-19

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If you can't stand broccoli, celery or kale, you may be a supertaster, and it just might protect you from COVID-19. Supertasters are folks who are highly sensitive to bitterness. They're not only less likely...

How do kidney stones form and can they be prevented ?

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Advanced microscope technology and cutting-edge geological science are giving new perspectives to an old medical mystery: How do kidney stones form, why are some people more susceptible to them and can they be prevented? In...

Un basso livello di testosterone significa alto rischio di COVID-19 grave

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Durante la pandemia, i medici hanno visto prove che gli uomini con COVID-19 se la passano peggio , in media, rispetto alle donne con l'infezione. Una teoria è che le differenze ormonali tra uomini e donne possono...

Low testosterone means high risk of severe COVID-19

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Throughout the pandemic, doctors have seen evidence that men with COVID-19 fare worse, on average, than women with the infection. One theory is that hormonal differences between men and women may make men more...

I ricercatori hanno trovato associazioni tra invecchiamento e perdita della capacità di riprendersi dallo...

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Il team di ricerca di Gero, una società biotecnologica con sede a Singapore in collaborazione con il Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center di Buffalo NY, ha presentato uno studio su Nature Communications sulle associazioni tra...