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Clinical Prediction Score & Diagnosis of Acute Pancreatitis | OAEM

Association of Sleep, Body Weight and Physical Exercise with Plasma BD | IJGM

Introduction The brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is a small dimeric protein and a member of the neurotrophin family of growth factors.1 It is one of the neurotrophins family that plays a critical role in survival and differentiation of neurons throughout their development.2 Another main function of BDNF is to sustain high levels of repair in …

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Being more physically active does not help girls lose body fat, study says

Being more physically active does not help girls lose body fat, study says

TRONDHEIM, Norway — Girls do not shed pounds from being more physically active, according to new research. A team in Norway says their figures are not controlled by how much time they spend running, walking, or in the gym. While exercise has major health benefits, the effects differ between the sexes. Boys lose body fat …

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MIT Engineers Develop Ultrasound Stickers That Can See Inside the Body

MIT Engineers Develop Ultrasound Stickers That Can See Inside the Body

MIT engineers designed an adhesive patch that produces ultrasound images of the body. The stamp-sized device sticks to skin and can provide continuous ultrasound imaging of internal organs for 48 hours. Credit: Felice Frankel New stamp-sized ultrasound adhesives deliver clear images of the heart, lungs, and other internal organs. When clinicians need live images of …

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Effects of inulin supplementation on body composition and metabolic outcomes in children with obesity – Scientific Reports

Subjects This was a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled trial conducted from August 2017 to July 2020 at the King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH), Thailand. The study was conducted in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and the Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University approved the study protocol (IRB no. 240/60). The participants signed …

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