Fatty liver despite a healthy diet: New study with amazing insights

Fatty liver despite a healthy diet New study with amazing

A fatty liver can also lead to liver cancer in the long term. (archive image) © Arne Dedert/dpa Even people with a healthy diet can be diagnosed with fatty liver. Researchers are now investigating what’s behind it. Kassel – Every fourth person over 40 in Germany is affected by non-alcoholic fatty liver. According to the … Read more

Study finds electric vehicles provide lower carbon emissions through additional channels

Journal Reference: Paul Wolfram, Stephanie Weber, Kenneth Gillingham, Edgar G. Hertwich. Pricing indirect emissions accelerates lowcarbon transition of US light vehicle sector. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27247-y But a recent study from the Yale School of the Environment published in Nature Communications found that the total indirect emissions from electric vehicles pale in … Read more

Twenty-year study links childhood depression to disrupted adult health and functioning

Journal Reference: William E. Copeland, Iman Alaie, Ulf Jonsson, Lilly Shanahan. Associations of Childhood and Adolescent Depression With Adult Psychiatric and Functional Outcomes. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 2021; 60 (5): 604 DOI: 10.1016/j.jaac.2020.07.895 The findings are based on the Great Smoky Mountains Study, an ongoing longitudinal community-based project tracking … Read more

Lifting advice doesn’t stand up for everybody, study finds

Journal Reference: Nic Saraceni, Amity Campbell, Peter Kent, Leo Ng, Leon Straker, Peter O’Sullivan. Exploring lumbar and lower limb kinematics and kinetics for evidence that lifting technique is associated with LBP. PLOS ONE, 2021; 16 (7): e0254241 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0254241 The research examined people who had regularly performed manual lifting through their occupation for more than … Read more

Study of Antarctic ice’s deep past shows it could be more vulnerable to warming

Journal Reference: Marschalek, J.W., Zurli, L., Talarico, F. et al. A large West Antarctic Ice Sheet explains early Neogene sea-level amplitude. Nature, 2021 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04148-0 The new study, led by Imperial College London scientists, examined the status of Antarctic ice sheets during the Early Miocene, around 18-16 million years ago, which experienced both warm and … Read more

Study shows brain differences in interpreting physical signals in mental health disorders

Journal Reference: Camilla L. Nord, Rebecca P. Lawson, Tim Dalgleish. Disrupted Dorsal Mid-Insula Activation During Interoception Across Psychiatric Disorders. American Journal of Psychiatry, 2021; appi.ajp.2020.2 DOI: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2020.20091340 The researchers, from the University of Cambridge, found that the part of the brain which interprets physical signals from the body behaves differently in people with a range … Read more

‘The place does it damage?’ predicts chronic pain outcomes, study shows

Journal Reference: Benedict J. Alter, Nathan P. Anderson, Andrea G. Gillman, Qing Yin, Jong-Hyeon Jeong, Ajay D. Wasan. Hierarchical clustering by patient-reported pain distribution alone identifies distinct chronic pain subgroups differing by pain intensity, quality, and clinical outcomes. PLOS ONE, 2021; 16 (8): e0254862 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0254862 In clinical practice, the bodily distribution of chronic pain … Read more

COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds

COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds – NovLink Home Mash C COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds We would like to say thanks to the writer of this short article for this incredible … Read more

Study confirms nutrient’s role in childhood blood cancer

Journal Reference: Palaniraja Thandapani, Andreas Kloetgen, Matthew T. Witkowski, Christina Glytsou, Anna K. Lee, Eric Wang, Jingjing Wang, Sarah E. LeBoeuf, Kleopatra Avrampou, Thales Papagiannakopoulos, Aristotelis Tsirigos, Iannis Aifantis. Valine tRNA levels and availability regulate complex I assembly in leukaemia. Nature, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04244-1 Led by researchers at NYU Langone Health, its Department of Pathology, … Read more

Animal study looks at anxiety differences between females and males

Journal Reference: Thatiane De Oliveira Sergio, Leah Wetherill, Claudina Kwok, Farrah Khoyloo, Frederic W. Hopf. Sex differences in specific aspects of two animal tests of anxiety-like behavior. Psychopharmacology, 2021; DOI: 10.1007/s00213-021-05893-w Researchers from Indiana University School of Medicine recently studied the behaviors associated with anxiety — published in Psychopharmacology — examining how biological factors impact … Read more