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T-cells: the superheroes in the battle against omicron

Omicron is spreading rapidly throughout the world, with experts claiming that 40% of the global population will be infected within the next two months. This...

Suffering from surge stress? 9 things to do right now

You’ve got your masks. You’ve got your vaccines and your boosters. You’re being careful, doing everything right, trying to keep yourself and your family...

A possible vaccine to prevent skin cancer

In a new study from Oregon State University, researchers found that a vaccine stimulating the production of a protein critical to the skin's antioxidant...

Scientists find antibodies that can neutralize Omicron

In a new study from the University of Washington, researchers have identified antibodies that neutralize omicron and other SARS-CoV-2 variants. These antibodies target areas of...

People with COVID-19 infections may age much faster

In a new study from Baylor College of Medicine, researchers found compared to healthy people, patients hospitalized with COVID-19 had strongly increased levels of...

A common risk factor for Alzheimer’s may also increase severe COVID-19 risk

In a new study from the University of Helsinki, researchers found that the APOE4 allele may also increase brain damage related to COVID-19 and...

Scientists develop new device to detect skin cancer

In the United States alone, about 3.3 million people are diagnosed with basal and squamous cell cancers (skin cancers) per year. Skin cancer is still...

A high-fiber diet may benefit people with skin cancer

In a new study from the National Cancer Institute, researchers found a diet rich in fiber may help some people being treated for melanoma...

Why sunscreen is a must before and after water fun

Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays is the cause of most skin cancers. Artificial sources of UV radiation include tanning beds; sun lamps and sunbeds; lasers;...

Skin cancer awareness: When should you see a dermatologist?

While it is the least common of the main types of skin cancer, melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. The sooner it...