4 Common Medicines Have Reversed Alzheimer’s in Mice

A study has managed to reverse the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in mice by administering drugs currently used to treat hypertension and inflammation in humans. In this study, scientists at IRB Barcelona led by Dr. Aloy have characterized three stages of Alzheimer’s disease, namely initial, intermediate, and advanced. For each of these stages, they have […]


Joey Barton apologises for comparing Bristol Rovers displays to Holocaust

Joey Barton has apologised for comments he made comparing poor Bristol Rovers performances to the Holocaust. The manager made the analogy after his side’s defeat at home against Newport last Saturday. Barton said after the 3-1 loss: “Someone gets in and does well but then gets suspended or injured. Someone gets in for a game, […]


Smartphone app could improve aspirin use for healthy pregnancies

Low-dose aspirin during pregnancy can help prevent preeclampsia, a serious, yet common, hypertension disorder—but it is underused among high-risk pregnant patients, potentially due to a communication gap with providers, according to a new study published today in JAMA Network Open. The study evaluated preeclampsia risk and a patient’s adherence to aspirin recommendations by comparing medical […]


Amazon discloses 20% stake in EV maker Rivian Inc (AMZN.O), an early backer of Rivian Automotive, now owns about a fifth of the electric-truck maker, the e-commerce giant disclosed in a quarterly filing on Friday. Ford Motor Co (F.N), which has a strategic relationship with Rivian, removed a representative from the startup’s board earlier this month. At the end of the third […]


Samsung’s unique Frame TV is $500 off

Samsung’s The Frame doubles as both wall art and an HDR-compatible QLED TV. The television offers a decor-friendly design while also displaying customizable images when somebody’s in the room. When turned on, however, it transforms into a smart 4K TV with Alexa built in that boasts a 120Hz refresh rate to display content smoothly. Right […]


My daughter hates her name and I do too – I can’t see why I shouldn’t tell her’

A man landed himself in hot water after telling his six-year-old daughter that he hated her name, adding that he was ‘shot down’ when he protested at her birth A man divided his own family when he tried to comfort his daughter who was being bullied because of her name – as he said that […]