Childhood obesity rose sharply during pandemic

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Sept. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Childhood obesity was a worrying problem before the pandemic, and now it’s alarmingly worse, new data shows. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found a “strong increase in childhood weight gain” that is “significant and alarming,” Dr. Alyson … Read more

Google warns users of Chrome browsers and asks them to update them immediately

Google has urged its Chrome browser users to update the software without delay. The warning stated that anyone using the “Chrome” browser should ensure that the latest version is used without delay, as it revealed it had started a major update process for its highly popular program in an effort to prevent a security risk … Read more

How do you create a natural skincare routine?

Table of contents[Hide][Show] It seems that (especially for women) switching from mainstream skin care products to natural versions is one of the hardest natural steps to take. It’s hard to break free from the age-defying, wrinkle-reversing, acne-preventing claims of conventional products (but certainly easy to say no to some of the ingredients in them!). Below, … Read more

US buys hundreds of millions of extra doses of Pfizer vaccine to donate to the world

‚ÄúThis meeting is about expanding and strengthening our joint efforts to defeat COVID-19, building on past meetings of world leaders and ministers in forums such as the G7, G20 and Act Accelerator to bring civil society, NGOs, philanthropists and industry together. to bring. with world leaders and align with a common vision to defeat COVID-19 … Read more

Antioxidant trial for Parkinson’s disease yields disappointing results

By Cara MurezHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Sept. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Researchers hoped to show that the natural antioxidant urate could slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease, but a study completed at Massachusetts General Hospital overturned those expectations. The trial involved nearly 300 individuals recently diagnosed with early Parkinson’s disease, which affects the body’s motor … Read more

More than 800 space objects detected outside Neptune

Researchers have unveiled the results of a six-year study to map the outer solar system, the Dark Energy Survey (DES), using a telescope at the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, high in the Chilean Andes. where more than 800 small objects beyond Neptune have been discovered, in a discovery that could help identify our solar system’s … Read more

Former surgeon resigns from National Academies panel on transplant reform

Established by federal law in 1863, the National Academies is considered one of the most prestigious scientific organizations in the United States. “Membership is a widely accepted mark of excellence in science and is considered one of the highest honors a scientist can receive,” the organization writes on its website. Of the current 2,900 members … Read more