Sleep time linked to diabetes complications

Getting optimal sleep could reduce the risk of diabetic complications. DALL-E – By Paul McClure 2024 Jul 14 – Not getting the optimal amount of sleep increases the risk of damage to small blood vessels in the eyes and kidneys of type 2 diabetics, …

Engineered mRNA turns your body into a drug-making biofactory

Engineered mRNA has caused cells to produce their own therapeutic proteins.  Depositphotos – By Paul McClure 2024 Jul 05 – Engineered mRNA has turned cells into tiny biofactories, producing medications to successfully treat an inflammatory skin condition and two types of cancer, according to …

Toxic arsenic and lead found to be common in tampons

Different tampon brands contain detectable concentrations of potentially dangerous metals. Depositphotos – By Paul McClure 2024 Jul 04 – The first study to measure the concentration of metals in tampons has found that several brands contain concerning amounts of lead, arsenic and cadmium. More …

New technique gives robotic faces living human skin

Smile, new robotics technology is on its way! ©2024 Takeuchi et al. CC-BY-ND – By Ben Coxworth 2024 Jun 26 – In a breakthrough that isn’t at all creepy, scientists have devised a method of anchoring living human skin to robots’ faces. The technology …

Classic Puns

  How does an attorney sleep?  First, he lies on one side. Then he lies on the other side.   I have a few jokes about unemployed people, but none of them work. – How do you make holy water?  You take some regular water …

Sleep time linked to diabetes complications

Getting optimal sleep could reduce the risk of diabetic complications. DALL-E – By Paul McClure 2024 Jul 14 – Not getting the optimal amount of sleep increases the risk of damage to small blood vessels in the eyes and kidneys of type 2 diabetics, …