Doctors Warn There Could Be a Resurgence of Rickets Among Couch Potato Kids

rickets

Rickets had vanished from most parts of the world but could see a resurgence.

Rickets is a disease that had for the most part vanished in most parts of the world, but now doctors are warning that it may be seeing a resurgence within some ethnic groups. The culprit is a lack of Vitamin D, which doctors warn is caused by kids not spending enough time outside.

0

New Hope For Early Diagnosis And Treatment Of Alzheimer’s

New Hope For Early Diagnosis And Treatment Of Alzheimer’s

New discovery could lead to early diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

A discovery made by researchers at McGill University and the affiliated Lady Davis Research Institute for Medical Research at Montreal’s Jewish General Hospital offers new hope for the early diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

Continue reading… “New Hope For Early Diagnosis And Treatment Of Alzheimer’s”

0

Nanoball Batteries Could Recharge Electric Cars In Minutes

Nanoball Batteries Could Recharge Electric Cars In Minutes

 A sample of the new battery material.

Researchers at MIT have designed a new battery that can recharge devices about 100 times faster than conventional lithium ion batteries. The design could lead to electric car batteries that charge in 5 minutes (compared with 8 hours in today’s electric cars) and cell phone batteries that charge in just 10 seconds.

Continue reading… “Nanoball Batteries Could Recharge Electric Cars In Minutes”

0