Cancer greater cause for concern than COVID for those over 50, reports find

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the University of Stirling found chronic health conditions are a greater cause for concern than COVID-19 and that older people feel safer from catching COVID-19 in health care settings than in other places in the community. The findings of two reports, which inform a…

Five precepts of Buddhism may be linked to lower depression risk

A new study suggests that people with high levels of neuroticism and stress may be at greater risk for depressive symptoms, but those links could be buffered for people who observe the five precepts of Buddhism—a fundamental system of ethics for the religion’s followers. Nahathai Wongpakaran of Chiang Mai University,…

Man, 24, hit with cancer after his friend spotted sign in his eyes

NHS doctor explains the different treatments for lymphoma We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Scott Fryatt,…

Late-Stage CRC Spiked in Second Year of Pandemic

Diagnoses of late-stage colorectal cancer (CRC) increased substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a review of almost 18,000 patients at 81 medical centers in Italy. There was an increase in locally advanced cancers during the first year of the pandemic in 2020, but this was followed by “a more…

The effects of mechanical forces on musculoskeletal cells and tissues

Thought LeadersDr. Marina DanalacheLab LeaderUniversity of Tübingen In this interview, Dr. Marina Danalache, Lab leader at the Laboratory of Cell Biology, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Tübingen, talks to News-Medical Life Sciences about the ongoing research on the effects of mechanical forces on musculoskeletal cells and tissues, as well as how these…

Pensioner who turns 102 says key to long life is to simply carry on

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info A bubbly pensioner who has turned 102 says the key to…