Over-eating may be to blame for bulges in Milky Way bar

A new simulation conducted on the world’s most powerful supercomputer dedicated to astronomy has produced a…

Healthy body, happy heart: how to improve your heart health

Every moment of the day, your heart is pumping blood throughout your body. In silent moments,…

Five tips for young people dealing with long COVID

While we might not be hearing the daily COVID numbers anymore, the virus hasn’t gone away.…

Plant-based milk products: what you need to know before making the switch

Over the last decade, the number of people drinking cow’s milk has dropped – with people…

New test can detect COVID-19 infection and severity very fast

Scientists from George Washington University developed a blood test that quickly detects if someone has COVID-19…

How accurate are rapid antigen tests?

As of May 2022, the U.S. is experiencing another uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases.…

Your microbes and you: the good, bad and ugly

Microscopic creatures—including bacteria, fungi and viruses—can make you ill. But what you may not realize is…

COVID-19 treatment evusheld: What you need to know

What is it? Evusheld is a monoclonal antibody, but different than the other medications listed above.…

Seven myths and truths about healthy skin

Skin is our largest organ and something we may take for granted when it’s healthy. As…

Plan your plate: Shifting to a healthy eating style

What’s the eating style that’s best for health? Is it a Mediterranean eating plan? Vegetarian? Low…

How sleep may help you process emotions, reduce PTSD

Scientists from the the University of Bern found how the brain triages emotions during dream sleep…

This study shows the cause of biggest increase in type 2 diabetes risk

Scientists from the University of Cambridge found rare genetic variants that have a larger impact on…

COVID-19 treatments Paxlovid: What you need to know

What is it? Paxlovid is Pfizer’s brand name for an antiviral oral medication (in pill form)…

Amazon, Netflix algorithms can help satellites see the Earth better

Algorithms that help consumers decide what to stream or buy online can do more than predict…

Stanford study confirms this drug can treat sleep loss, insomnia

Scientists from Stanford University found drug daridorexant (50 mg) improves both nighttime symptoms and daytime functioning…