Weight loss through an injection? A new development could make it easier for many overweight people to lose weight and thus protect them from diabetes. This is a simple injection that, in tests, caused patients to lose about 10 pounds (4.5 kg) in just four weeks.
New hope for people with macular degeneration Around seven million people in Germany suffer from age-related macular degeneration. This degenerative disease of the eye is by far the most common cause of blindness and a common reason why we can see less and less with age.
School children rarely had breakfast on school days, they achieved lower results on important final exams, according to a recent study, and the University of Leeds' recent study found that child meal waivers were negative Can have an impact on school grades.
With intestinal inflammation such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, positive stress protects the intestine. A new study has now found that the same signals that damage the intestinal wall can also protect it. This means: Inflammatory bowel diseases develop when the balance tilts. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis Chronic inflammatory bowel diseases increase.
How to recognize your chances when choosing a partner based on the voice As can be seen in singing, people are easily able to manipulate and vary their vocal tract and voice position. A European research team recently conducted a study to investigate whether this ability is used in a targeted manner in the search for partners.
Surprises influence learning in babies How learning processes take place in the brain is a phenomenon that has been widely studied, but most research is limited to adults. In a current study, researchers from the Institute of Applied Psychology at the University of Vienna, the Free University of Berlin and the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences have now investigated which processes in the brains of babies are activated during learning processes.