Debunking Myths about Dental Implants
If you're missing teeth or dealing with decay or similar concerns, you and your dentist or oral surgeon may be discussing your options. Dental implants offer an alternative to dentures or dental bridges, but many people misunderstand the implant procedure.
Discovery of Deleted COVID-19 Sequences Raises Suspicions About China's Secrecy
A Seattle researcher recently discovered deleted COVID-19 sequences after rummaging through Google Cloud's storage. The discovery provides new insights to the origin of the coronavirus but falls short of conclusively determining the time and place.
6 Common Misconceptions About PTSD in Veterans
Like many things related to mental health and well-being, misconceptions and myths abound when talking about PTSD. These misconceptions can be hurtful and perplexing to those living with post-traumatic stress disorder and should be countered with facts and understanding when necessary.
South America Flesh Eating Parasites Reported in the US, Researchers Say It Can Infect Many By 2080 as Another Epidemic
Flesh-eating parasites from South America were reported in the US. These parasites hitch on sandflies, which can bite humans to infect them.
Older Volcanoes That Erupt Less Often Produce More Dangerous Explosions, New Research Reveals
A new research concluded that older volcanoes that do not erupt as often could produce more hazardous explosions.
Oxford University Scientists to Give Ivermectin Drug to COVID-19 Patients, Exploring If It Can Help Them Recover at Home
Oxford University will start giving antiparasitic drug Ivermectin to COVID-19 patients to determine if it may help in treating infected people at home.
COVID-19 Delta Variant: It Is the Fastest and Is More Lethal, WHO Says
According to the World Health Organization, Delta is the quickest and most efficient COVID-19 variant. It will 'pick off' the most susceptible individuals.
Earth Has a Mysterious Heartbeat of Geologic Changes Every 27.5 Million Years That Baffles Scientists
Scientists have discovered that the Earth possesses a mysterious heartbeat of geologic changes every 27.5 million years, which causes changes on the planet. It is unknown what causes this mysterious pattern in our world.
Scientists Say Aging Is Inescapable Despite Greater Life Expectancy
Scientists presented findings that prove aging is inevitable.
American Red Cross Encourages People to Donate Amid National Blood Shortage That Could Delay Life-Saving Transplants
The American Red Cross urging people to donate blood as the nation experiences severe shortages that would risk the lives of cancer, transplant patients.
COVID-19 Affects Human Brain, Causes 'Brain Fog' Resulting to Seizures, Depression, and Other Conditions
A new UK study was the first to discovered a potential link betwee delibitating brain effects and the coronavirus disease. Researchers observed MRI brain scans from nearly a decade ago and compared them to the most recent scans and found deterioration in some areas of the brain.
CDC, FDA Investigate Massive Tuberculosis Outbreak Linked to Contaminated Bone Repair Product Used in Over 100 Patients
Us officials are investigating outbreaks of rare Tuberculosis infection caused by contaminated bone repair product to patients who underwent surgery.
Parents Submit Face Masks for Lab Testing; Harmful Pathogens Found on Children's Face Masks
Masks worn by children were submitted for lab testing. The results showed several pathogens.
The Russians Once Covered up a Deadly Lab Leak, Scientist Says Investigating the Origins of COVID-19 is 'Critical'
Dozens of people from Sverdlovsk got sick in 1979. It was later confirmed to be Anthrax from a lab leak. Could history be repeating itself?
'Black Fungus' Epidemic Plagues India Amid COVID-19 Emergency
A new disease called the "black fungus" is spreading through India, causing officials to struggle to save lives amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The infection causes blackening around the affected areas and is known to be fatal to hosts.