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Medical workers claim police officers are targeting them

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images) Frontline medical workers are now being overwhelmed on two fronts – the coronavirus and now the police,  who they accuse of targeting them during the George Floyd protests. READ MORE: Voice is heard saying ‘shoot those motherf**kers’ on NYPD radio The Daily Beast reported that medical workers are being targeted… Read More »

Heart attack: Noticing this sign on ankles after taking off your socks is an early warning

Heart attacks are serious medical emergencies which require immediate attention from medical experts. A lesser-known warning sign of the condition is noticing your skin looking like this after taking off your socks. Many people associate heart attacks with obvious symptoms including chest pain. However, there are some lesser-known warning signs which include bleeding gums or… Read More »

Miracle or mirage, one politicized COVID-19 medicine sows discord – Herald-Mail Media

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Miracle or mirage, one politicized COVID-19 medicine sows discord  Herald-Mail Media Lancet Hydroxychloroquine Paper Scandal Illustrates Scientific Bias, Not Only in Medicine  Discovery Institute Hydroxychloroquine: Dangerous Medicine? | Field Notes  North Coast Journal Hydroxychloroquine study retraction shows the problems of speedy science  The Verge Coronavirus: Trump’s favourite COVID-19 medicine hydroxychloroquine back in contention, as… Read More »

Researchers find a new plasticity mechanism in neural connections

Recerca Neurons are able to detect the loss of autaptic synapsis -established by themselves- and recover the reduction of nervous neurotransmission through the formation and promotion of new connections. This is the main conclusion of the new article published in the journal Communications Biology, by researchers Artur Llobet and Cecília Velasco, members of the Faculty of Medicine… Read More »