BABY BOTTLES SHED MICROPLASTICS WHEN HEATED: STUDY

Thu 22 October 2020: A new study warns that feeding bottles release high levels of microplastic particles when they are exposed to high temperatures. Scientists examined 10 types of baby bottles and measured levels of microplastics released when they were used to prepare infant formula, according to the study published in the Nature Medicine journal. The study […]

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VACCINE ‘UNLIKELY TO ERADICATE COVID-19’: UK’S TOP SCIENTIST VALLANCE TELLS MPS

Wed 21 October 2020: A coronavirus vaccine is “unlikely” to ever completely eradicate the virus, and the disease may never disappear, the British government’s chief scientific adviser has warned. “I think it’s unlikely that we’ll end up with a truly sterilising vaccine that completely stops infection. It’s likely that this disease will circulate and be […]

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LINK BETWEEN SLEEP APNEA AND ALZHEIMER’S CONFIRMED

Fri 02 October 2020: New research has confirmed link between sleep apnea and Alzheimer’s disease, after uncovering identical signs of brain damage in both conditions. The results of the clinical study carried out by Australian and Icelandic researchers, and led by RMIT University, has been published in the journal Sleep. It has widespread implications with […]

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ANTIBIOTICS MAY NEGATIVELY AFFECT MOTHER’S MILK: STUDY

Fri 11 September 2020: TRENTON, Canada- A small dose of some antibiotics can negatively alter mother’s milk, potentially having a detrimental effect on premature babies, Canadian researchers have found. The study is the largest to date of breast milk microbiota — bacteria and viruses in the human gastrointestinal system — and is also the first […]

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