• Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 week, 6 days ago

    Japan Scientists, In August 2018, Are Moving On To Human Trial Phase After A Treatment, Using Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells, Was Found To Be Effective In Improving Parkinson’s Disease Conditions In Monkeys. The iPS Cells Have The Potential To Develop Into Any Cell In The Body, With Potential For Treating Diseases Like Heart Failure.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 weeks, 6 days ago

    The Mortality Rate, Between 2010-2016, Due To Liver Cancer, In USA, Went Up By 43% In Adults 25 Yrs And Older Even With The Decline In Deaths From Other Cancers During The Same Period. The Increase, Which Was Speculated To Be Due To Obesity, Hepatitis C Virus And Opioid, Cuts Across all Ethnicity Except For Asian And Pacific Islanders.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 1 month, 1 week ago

    A New Drug, Developed At John Hopkins, Could Be The First To Slow The Progression Of Parkinson’s Disease. The Drug, NLY01, Similar To A Group Of Drugs Used In Managing Type 2 Diabetes, Was Found To Be Effective In Stopping The Disease Progression In Mice. Hoping For The Best In Human Trials!

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    The Remote Island Of Brazil, Fernando de Noronha, Enforces A Strict Population Control In Other To Preserve Their Wildlife Reserves. The Island, Known For Some Of The Best Beaches In The World, Did This By Banning Child Birth. But Recently, The First Child, After 12 Years, Has Been Born There In An ‘Unexpected” Birth.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of VehicleVehicle 3 months ago

    Self Driving Vehicles Do Have Major Limitations. They Cannot Drive On Roads That Are Not Well Paved And 3-D Mapped. Well, MIT To The Rescue: They Have Developed A System Called MapLite, Which Could Allow Autonomous Vehicles Drive, Using Adapting Sensors And GPS, On Unpaved/UnMapped 3-D Roads. Looking Forward To It!

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 3 months, 2 weeks ago

    The World’s First Complete Penile Surgery, At Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Was Just Carried Out On A Wounded Soldier To Help Regain Urinary And Sexual Functions. The Surgery Comprise The Transplant Of The Penis, Scrotum, And Abdominal Wall. The Transplant Of The Testicles Was Avoided Because It Contains The Sperm Of The Donor. Cool!

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    Population Of Early Humans, Compared To Today’s Population, Were Insignificant During Their Expansion In The Late Quartenary, But We Are Told That They Are To Blame For The Decline In Huge Mammal Population. Imagine What Can Happen With About A 7 Billion Human Population? Hopefully, Remaining Endangered Animals Are Not Sent To Extinction.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of AppApp 4 months, 4 weeks ago

    People Over 40 Yrs May Want To Check Out The “Relative More Accurate” Online Skin Cancer, Melanoma, Prediction Tool, QIMR. The Tool Is Said To Use Variables Like Sex, Treated Skin Lesions, Hair Color, Sex, Mole Count At Age 21, And Sunscreen Use To Predict One’s Vulnerability In The Next 3.5 Yrs.

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  • Ismael Shapiro posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 6 months ago

    An eSkin That Is Self Healing And Recyclable Has Been Developed By Scientists. The eSkin Is Capable Of Detecting Temperature, Pressure And Vibration. This Implies That A Robot, Wearing The Skin, Can Determine How Hot Or Cold Or The Amount Of Pressure Needed At Any Point In Time When Dealing With Humans.

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