Tag Archives: what

What Are the Best Treatments For Aging Skin?

At different points in your life you will require different skincare treatments for the type of skin that you have. While you may have battled oily skin when you were younger, you will notice as you age your skin begins to be dryer and more prone to other problems. Finding the best treatments for aging…

Read more

‘FishTaco’ sorts out who is doing what in your microbiome

  • Written by:

How much do different bacterial species contribute to disease-associated imbalances in the human microbiome? A new computational method, dubbed FishTaco, is helping find out. The method looks at which microbes are present and what they are doing. Understanding imbalances in say, the human gut microbiome, might eventually suggest new ways to manage obesity, type 2…

Read more

What causes sleepiness when sickness strikes

It’s well known that humans and other animals are fatigued and sleepy when sick, but it’s a microscopic roundworm that’s providing an explanation of how that occurs, according to a study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. A study published this week in eLife reveals the mechanism for…

Read more