Monthly Archives: February 2020

Some facts to know about Coronaviruses

Coronaviruses are types of viruses that typically affect the respiratory tract of mammals, including humans. They are associated with the common cold, pneumonia, and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and can also affect the gut. A coronavirus was first isolated in 1937 from an infectious bronchitis virus in birds that has the ability to seriously […]

Why taller men have lower risk of dementia?

A new longitudinal study that analyzed data from hundreds of thousands of men found a link between height and the likelihood of developing dementia. Dementia — an umbrella term that encompasses various conditions involving cognitive impairment, the most common of which is Alzheimer’s — affects around 50 million people worldwide, according to data from the […]

How to avoid neuro damage from neurological diseases?

Neuroprotection refers to mechanisms and strategies that aim to protect the nervous system from injury and damage, especially in people who sustain an injury or develop a health condition that has neurological effects. Researchers are looking for ways to protect the body after acute events, such as a stroke or nervous system injury, and to […]

New cases of novel Coronavirus reported in US

Recently, reports of a coronavirus outbreak in the city of Wuhan in China’s Hubei Province have flooded the world’s news. The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) causes respiratory illness of varying severity. Initially, the authorities believed that viral transmission was occurring solely from animal-to-human at a particular animal market in the region. However, in many later […]

Histamine: A protection against heart and kidney damage…

Histamine is a blessing complex of organic nitrogenous involved in local impervious responses, as well as regulating physiological function in the gut alongwith acting as brain’s neurotransmitter, uterus and spinal cord. It is also involved in inflammatory response having important function as a mediator of itching. Cognitive heart failure, or heart failure affects more than […]