Breastfeeding may help prevent cognitive decline: Study

A new study led by researchers at UCLA Health has found that women over the age of 50 who breastfed their babies performed better on cognitive tests than women who had never breastfed. The findings, published in the journal Evolution, Medicine and Public Health, suggest that breastfeeding may have a positive effect on postmenopausal women’s …

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Sunscreens with zinc oxide become toxic after a few hours: Study

Sunscreens that include zinc oxide, a common ingredient, lose their effectiveness and become toxic after two hours of exposure to ultraviolet radiation, according to a collaboration involving Oregon State University scientists. The findings were published in the journal ‘Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences’. The toxicity analysis included zebrafish, which share a remarkable similarity to humans at …

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Study says that hot milk makes you sleepy, know why

As advised from time to time, drinking a glass of warm milk at bedtime will promote a good night’s rest. Why over here Milk’s sleep-enhancing properties are usually attributed to tryptophan, but scientists have also discovered a mixture of milk peptides, called casein tryptic hydrolyzate (CTH), which relieves stress and induces sleep. Increases. Now, researchers …

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1 in 10 people experience food-related stomach pain: Study

According to a survey conducted on more than 50,000 people, about 11 percent of the world’s population frequently experiences abdominal pain while eating. The research was presented at UEG Week Virtual 2021. Research has found that eating pain is most common among young people between the ages of 18 and 28, of whom 15 percent …

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Gene therapy restores vision lost after stroke: Study

In collaboration with a team led by Gong Chen at China’s Jinan University, a research team led by Purdue University’s Alexander Chubkin, an associate professor of biological sciences in the College of Science, is working on using gene therapy to turn on glial brain cells. have found a way. in neurons, restoring visual function and …

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