Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund research and offer support

Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund scientific research into the disease and offer support Head For Change has enlisted the family of Nobby Stiles to be ambassadors  Three women who have watched relatives live with the illness are behind charity  Fundamental aim is to deliver support to families through … Read more Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund research and offer support

Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund research and offer support

Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund scientific research into the disease and offer support Head For Change has enlisted the family of Nobby Stiles to be ambassadors  Three women who have watched relatives live with the illness are behind charity  Fundamental aim is to deliver support to families through … Read more Families of football and rugby players set up dementia charity to fund research and offer support

Covid research: Convalescent plasma trial paused as results poor

Convalescent plasma has been used to treat infections for at least a century, dating back to the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic.   It was also trialed during the 2009-2010 H1N1 influenza virus pandemic, 2003 SARS epidemic, and the 2012 MERS epidemic.  Convalescent plasma was used as a last resort to improve the survival rate of patients … Read more Covid research: Convalescent plasma trial paused as results poor

Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s, research suggests 

Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s: Wives’ finances plunge by a third after marriage ends, research suggests The Legal & General pension group released the research findings yesterday  It said many women earn less than men and do not insist on taking a share of their former partner’s pension  This decision often … Read more Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s, research suggests 

Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s, research suggests 

Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s: Wives’ finances plunge by a third after marriage ends, research suggests The Legal & General pension group released the research findings yesterday  It said many women earn less than men and do not insist on taking a share of their former partner’s pension  This decision often … Read more Divorce hits women’s income TWICE as hard as men’s, research suggests 

NASA laboratory ‘humanely euthanized’ 27 of its research monkeys in one day due to ‘advancing age’

All the monkeys at a NASA research center were put to death on the same day last year, according to documents obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request. In all, 27 primates at the Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California, were euthanized on February 2, 2019, The Guardian reported. The animals were older, … Read more NASA laboratory ‘humanely euthanized’ 27 of its research monkeys in one day due to ‘advancing age’

Dead Russian scientist ‘was involved in British Covid research’

A leading Russian biologist may have been engaged on Covid-19 vaccine research in Britain when he fell 14 floors to his death, it is claimed. Alexander ‘Sasha’ Kagansky, 45, best known for his work on fighting cancer and who had longstanding links to Edinburgh University, was also reported to have been on ‘sedatives’ when he … Read more Dead Russian scientist ‘was involved in British Covid research’

Man builds a bionic hand using AI after three years of research 

A Texan man has built his own bionic hand using artificial intelligence (AI) after three years of research.  After finding most bionic hands can cost up to $150,000, Ryan Saavedra, 27, set out to create one at a fraction of the cost.  The prosthetic he created, called the Globally Available Robotic Arm (GARA), measures electrical … Read more Man builds a bionic hand using AI after three years of research 

Vatican gives green light to receive Covid vaccines based on research using tissue from abortions

Vatican declares it ‘morally acceptable’ for Catholics to receive Covid vaccines based on research that used tissue from abortions The Vatican said it received several requests for guidance on the Covid vaccines Vaccines have been prepared from cells derived from aborted fetuses The Church said it is ‘morally acceptable’ to receive the Covid vaccines  By … Read more Vatican gives green light to receive Covid vaccines based on research using tissue from abortions

Alcohol-soaked Christmas desserts could impair ability to drive, research suggests

Can boozy puddings push you over the drink limit? Alcohol-soaked Christmas desserts could impair ability to drive Researchers found the alcohol-soaked dessert could push motorists over limit Harrods 12-Months Matured Decadent Christmas Pudding at 30 per cent alcohol Pudding with 30 per cent alcohol is ‘dangerous dessert’ for children and drivers By Kumail Jaffer For … Read more Alcohol-soaked Christmas desserts could impair ability to drive, research suggests