Thursday, February 22, 2018

How ‘geotags’ could track developing world science

Online tools reveal a lot about world science — except location. 'Geotags' can fill a knowledge gap and throw up surprises, says Nigel Pitman. Anyone...




October is breast cancer awareness month

October is breast cancer awareness month

WorldNgayon — In 2017, the American Cancer Society estimates more than 250,000 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in the United States,...

Stress diminishes our ability to sense dangers

WorldNgayon — Stress diminishes our abilities to predict new dangers, a new study finds. Unlike the conventional belief, stress sharpens our ability to detect and...
Pinggang Pinoy

Pinggang Pinoy: Healthy food plate for Filipino adults launched

The Food and Nutrition Research Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (FNRI-DOST) launched Pinggang Pinoy today. Pinggang Pinoy is a new, easy to understand food guide that...




PNHRS advocates research translation, launches first Lancet South Southeast Asia Series

The Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) week celebration became the launch pad of the Lancet Southeast Asia series. The event was held last...

Isobutanol a promising alternative to gasoline, now produced in yeast

In the search for renewable alternatives to gasoline, Isobutanol is a promising candidate. Scientist now found ways to mass produce Isobutanol in yeast. Isobutanol contains...

Childhood distress linked to heart risk in later life

This article was first published on BBC News   Emotional behaviour in childhood may be linked with heart disease in middle age, especially in women, research...


Stressed proteins can cause blood clots for hours

Physicists probe stress-induced changes in clot-forming protein HOUSTON — (March 5, 2013) — New research from Rice University, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) and...

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