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Frankenstein’s Stem Cells

September 18, 2020

Frankenstein’s Stem Cells      Embryonic stem cells are simply incredible. Their pluripotency allows them to split infinitely and differentiate into every type of human cell. However, research into them has long been limited by the myriad of ethical concerns … Continued

A Cup of Coffee a Day Keeps the Alzheimer’s Away?

September 16, 2020

In the field of public health, it is a well-established fact that Alzheimer’s is developing into a health crisis for the elderly in the US. An estimate of over 5 million people in the US are currently victims of this … Continued

Mind and Mechanical Body: Can They be Connected?

September 16, 2020

The unnatural juxtaposition of plastic limbs and human flesh is a hard sight to grasp at first glance. This is exactly what prosthetics were trying to avoid for many years, but the importance has shifted from the aesthetic to the … Continued

Exercise Your Body, Improve Your Mind

September 16, 2020

A recent study suggests that daily aerobic exercise can be linked to an increase in overall health and well-being. The study was conducted by German researchers and sought to achieve two major objectives: examine the mental health and well-being of … Continued

When can the world plan to see the end of COVID-19?

September 16, 2020

During the early months of 2020, a new virus called SARS-CoV-2 or the coronavirus began infecting individuals in China’s Wuhan region. The new virus quickly turned into a silent but deadly force that quickly swept across the globe and began … Continued

The Dangerous Unknowns of Vaping

September 16, 2020

In recent times, vaping and the use of E-Cigarettes have become mildly popular especially among young adults. Whether it is used as an alternative to quit other methods of smoking or because of social pressure, the use of these products … Continued

The Future of Vision: Retinal Prosthesis

September 16, 2020

Did you know that blind people can actually see? If your answer was no, then I have a surprise for you! Using certain mechanisms implanted into the eye, people with almost to no vision can have their sight restored. A … Continued