New data on the dangers of shift work to health

In recent years, research on the health effects of work on a rolling basis, found many previously unknown harmful effects. It was revealed that shift work is associated with risk of very bad strokes. Over the past 5-6 years in the scientific literature, several publications have appeared in which the authors reported they found various […]

Tarantula venom will help get rid of chronic pain in the gut

Irritable bowel syndrome is still largely unknown disease. And scientists from the U.S. and Australia established a framework for the development of severe pain characteristic of the disease, studying the components of the venom of tarantulas. Such functional bowel disease as the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is extremely common. Meanwhile, scientists still don’t know the […]

The latest method of treatment of multiple sclerosis is effective but requires caution

Existing methods of therapy of multiple sclerosis is mainly aimed at reducing the activity of the immune system of patients, and the scientists of Canada have successfully treated these patients using a combined method, which, however, is not devoid of side effects. The staff of the canadian University of Ottawa (University of Ottawa in Canada) […]