Month: June 2022

We Should Be Banking Our Poop for Future Use, Scientists Argue

We Should Be Banking Our Poop for Future Use, Scientists Argue

Image: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Experts at Harvard and elsewhere are proposing a new type of bank be set up nationwide: a poop bank. In a paper this week, they argue that it should be possible for people to deposit a fecal sample relatively early on in life, which can then be stored indefinitely and later used …

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Hamilton ‘incredibly grateful’ for F1 community support in wake of Piquet comments | Formula 1®

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has addressed comments made by three-time champion Nelson Piquet that surfaced ahead of the 2022 British Grand Prix, and said he was “incredibly grateful” for support from the F1 community – as other drivers including Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel weighed in with words of support on Thursday at Silverstone. …

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Sleep Triggered by Stress Can Help Mice Cope With Later Anxiety – Neuroscience News

Summary: Study reveals the how stress can induce sleep in mice, and how this stress-induced sleep can help reduce anxiety the following day. Source: Imperial College London Stress boosts a kind of sleep in mice that subsequently relieves anxiety, according to new research that also pinpoints the mechanism responsible. Since sleep is similar across mammals, …

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Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson runs a play during minicamp at CrossCountry Mortgage Campus.

Deshaun Watson’s 4 active civil lawsuits revealed after 20 settled

Twenty of the 24 women who sued Deshaun Watson filed notices in court to dismiss their lawsuits against the Cleveland Browns quarterback this week, essentially confirming the confidential settlements they reached last week to end their litigation against him. This was an expected formality, but it also revealed exactly which cases are settled and which …

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Things To Know About The Clitoris For People Looking To Maximize Pleasure

Things To Know About The Clitoris For People Looking To Maximize Pleasure

For instance, dolphins, like humans, have sex not just to conceive but also to connect with other dolphins, according to a 2022 study. In these creatures, the clitoris is located near the vaginal opening, which means it’s likely to be stimulated during intercourse. Female bottlenose dolphins have been known to stimulate each other’s clitorises with …

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Team discovers signaling molecule that potently stimulates hair growth

Team discovers signaling molecule that potently stimulates hair growth

Graphical abstract. Credit: Developmental Cell (2022). DOI: 10.1016/j.devcel.2022.06.005 University of California, Irvine-led researchers have discovered that a signaling molecule called SCUBE3 potently stimulates hair growth and may offer a therapeutic treatment for androgenetic alopecia, a common form of hair loss in both women and men. The study, published online today in Developmental Cell, determined the …

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Freddie Freeman And Matt Olson Are Moving On! | Defector

After returning to Atlanta last weekend, crying very hard there and then firing his agent for reportedly mishandling the free agency negotiations that led him to sign with the Dodgers and not his beloved Braves this offseason, Freddie Freeman said Tuesday evening that “there needs to be closure. It’s time. I’m a Dodger.” That sounds …

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New Imaging Technique Starkly Reveals The Source of Long COVID in The Lungs

New Imaging Technique Starkly Reveals The Source of Long COVID in The Lungs

While COVID vaccines have saved millions of lives globally by reducing the overall severity of the disease, nearly one in ten of those recovered are still ending up with ongoing symptoms after the initial illness has passed.   These patients are presenting with a staggering array of over 200 symptoms, including dizziness, diarrhea, breathlessness, fatigue, and …

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‘People should be aware’: eggs of tiny infectious worm found in parks in New York and Europe

Scattered in cat sandboxes and dog runs around the world, there’s a parasite invisible to the naked eye that mostly infects these creatures. It’s a tiny worm that lives in the animals’ muscles and digestive systems, but can spread to others. Sometimes, though, it infects humans. Increasingly researchers are concerned that children are inadvertently consuming …

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