First-ever global study finds massive health care inequity

First-ever global study finds massive health care inequity..

Ella Flores 20-May, 21:36 30 ScienceDaily

A first-ever global study finds massive inequity of access to and quality of health care among and within countries, and concludes people...


Lithium oxide on tokamak walls can improve plasma performance, physicists discover

Lithium oxide on tokamak walls can improve plasma performance,..

Andrew Martin 20-May, 11:17 29 ScienceDaily

Lithium compounds improve plasma performance in fusion devices just as well as pure lithium does, a team of physicists at the U.S....


Can omega-3 help prevent Alzheimer's disease? Brain SPECT imaging shows possible link

Can omega-3 help prevent Alzheimer's disease? Brain SPECT..

Sophia Bell 20-May, 11:17 28 ScienceDaily

The incidence of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is expected to triple in the coming decades and no cure has been found. Recently, interest in...


Flies the key to studying the causes of dementia

Flies the key to studying the causes of dementia..

Mia Mason 19-May, 15:25 22 ScienceDaily

A research team from the University of Plymouth, University of Southampton and the Alexander Fleming Biomedical Sciences Research Center,...


A creepy solution

A creepy solution..

Michael Adamson 19-May, 14:56 32 BBC

I was born in India and, as a young child, I developed a serious gut infection that would have killed me if it hadn't been for antibiotics....


Even short-term opioid use can set people up for addiction risks

Even short-term opioid use can set people up for addiction risks..

Mary Paterson 19-May, 10:24 12 ScienceNews

Even though a sprained ankle rarely needs an opioid, a new study of emergency room patients found that about 7 percent of patients got sent...


Quantum tractor beam could tug atoms, molecules

Quantum tractor beam could tug atoms, molecules..

Wyatt Waller 19-May, 08:32 30 ScienceNews

The wavelike properties of quantum matter could lead to a scaled-down version of Star Trek technology. A new kind of tractor beam could use...


Greece battles locust plague on Agios Efstratios island

Greece battles locust plague on Agios Efstratios island..

Antonio Roberts 19-May, 08:08 17 BBC

Villagers on a tiny Greek Aegean island, Agios Efstratios, are battling a plague of locusts and a state of emergency has been declared...


UN looks to protect birds from green energy threats

UN looks to protect birds from green energy threats..

Diego Ross 19-May, 08:08 31 BBC

The global boom in renewable energy is posing new threats to birds say experts. At the UN climate conference in Bonn, researchers said...


Global access to quality health care has improved in the last two decades

Global access to quality health care has improved in the last..

Olivia Rogers 18-May, 19:24 34 ScienceNews

Health care quality and availability improved globally from 1990 to 2015, but the gap between the haves and the have-nots widened in those...


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