Health Problems

In USA approved drug against sweating

The office for quality control of foodstuffs and medicines USA (FDA) approved the first drug that deliberately reduces sweating. According to statistics, from hyperhidrosis affects up to 5% of the population, and a new tool will help many to cope with this problem. Not only discomfort For a start – some statistics. The researchers interviewed […]

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Neurons that fire together, don’t always wire together: Neuroscientists uncover a new rule of connectivity of neurons in the neocortex

As the adage goes “neurons that fire together, wire together,” but a new paper published today in Neuron demonstrates that, in addition to response similarity, projection target also constrains local connectivity. Researchers from the Sainsbury Wellcome Centre have been looking to elucidate the rules of connectivity of neurons in the neocortex with the long term […]

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The habit of watching TV at night destroys the psyche

Your depression may be to blame for the habit to watch TV at night, said us scientists. The study is published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry. In the experiment, conducted by neuroscientists at Ohio state University, one group of rodents was placed under a standard diurnal cycle (16 hours they were in normal daylight, and […]

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Matter of Moments: Recognizing AFib-Stroke Risk

AFib Fast Facts: Atrial fibrillation, or AFib, is a common type of an irregular heartbeat.2 During AFib, the upper chambers of the heart quiver (fibrillate) and do not pump all of the blood to the lower chambers, causing some blood to pool, potentially causing clots to form.10 If the clot breaks loose it can travel […]