Pickled Capers Boost Brain and Heart Activity

Pickled capers contain many phytonutrients, antioxidants, and vitamins essential for optimum health. A new study conducted by researchers from the School of Medicine at the University of California, Irvine, shows that a compound frequently found in pickled capers can activate…
Where Does Carbon Come From?

In the course of their lives, like celestial chemical factories, stars are fusing hydrogen and helium atoms to form progressively heavier elements, including carbon. In death, extremely massive stars explode. Near the end of its nuclear explosion, stars expel most of its outer…
Healthy Aging Through Plant-Based Diets

You must know already that a healthy diet means a healthy lifestyle. Aging is a natural process every one of us experiences. With aging, the metabolism is progressively altered and physiological changes occur in all organ systems, so there is…
Can a Pregnant Woman Pass The Coronavirus To Her Fetus?

Ever since the pandemic burst, doctors have wondered whether in-the-womb infection could occur. As other viruses can infect a fetus this way, the possibility that coronavirus might too was something that had to be confirmed. A study was conducted in…
Gender Plays a Significant Role in the Course of COVID-19

From risk of exposure and biological susceptibility to infection, it appears that pandemics and outbreaks have differential impacts on women and men.  Couple infected with the COVID-19 faced a somewhat surprising course of the disease. The wife was expected to…
Blood Types at Risk for COVID-19

Right from the beginning, COVID-19 struck unevenly across population, and scientists have been trying to understand the reasons. Why are some individuals more vulnerable than others and why are some relatively protected? New research suggests that blood types could play…