Twitter Data Could be Used to Prevent HIV? (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Twitter and other social media which provide real-time data could be used to identify and target potential outbreaks of HIV, according to a new study from UCLA.
Scientists Find Potential Key to Prolonging Life (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Researchers at the National Institute of Health discovered that activating a protein called sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) extends lifespan, delays age-related metabolic diseases, and improves health in mice. The findings could lead to drugs that help people become healthier and live longer.
Scientists Now Know Why Dark Chocolate Helps Heart (Ivanhoe Newswire) – New research suggests dark chocolate helps restore flexibility to arteries and prevents white blood cells from sticking to blood vessel walls. Arterial stiffness and white blood cell adhesion are known factors that play an important role in atherosclerosis.