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Significance: Global vessel traffic is increasing alongside world economic growth. The potential for rising lethal ship strikes on endangered species of marine megafauna, such as the plankton-feeding whale shark, remains poorly understood since areas of hi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news
Heart disease warning: Three ways eating fish can actually 'contribute' to heart disease
HEART disease remains a major cause of death in the UK and worldwide. Eating fish offers protective benefits but certain ways of preparing it are more beneficial than others. In fact, eating fish in three ways may actually 'contribute' to heart disease risk, warns research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Fish Are Chattier Than Previously Thought
Once thought to be silent, fish turn out to produce a range of vocalizations —so polluting the oceans with noise could pose a danger to them. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - May 2, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Notebook Magazine Issue Source Type: news
Diabetes diet: Eat two portions of fish a week - it 'can help protect the heart'
FOR THOSE with diabetes a healthy diet and keeping active will help you to manage your blood sugar levels. Some people may choose to incorporate oily fish into their diets to help protect against high blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Genome Spotlight: Tubifer cardinalfish (Siphamia tubifer)
These tiny reef fish harbor luminous bacteria, and the chromosome-level assembly of the species ’ genome may facilitate the duo’s use as a vertebrate model for symbiosis. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 28, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news
What the Science Says About the Health Benefits of Vitamins and Supplements
From multivitamins and melatonin to fiber and fish oil, Americans who are trying to boost their health and immunity have a plethora of supplements to choose from. An estimated 58% of U.S. adults ages 20 and over take dietary supplements, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the supplement industry is valued at more than $30 billion a year. Supplement use has been growing rapidly over the past few decades along with the wellness industry. “The popular belief is that a supplement is going to be helpful for promoting health,” says Fang Fang Zhang, a professor at Tufts University&rs...
Source: TIME: Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sandeep Ravindran Tags: Uncategorized Diet & Nutrition healthscienceclimate Source Type: news
The New Science of Forgetting
A baby zebrafish is just half the size of a pea. A recent look inside its transparent brain, however, offers clues to the far bigger mystery of how we remember—and how we forget. In an experiment that yielded insights into memory and the brain, a team of researchers at the University of Southern California taught the tiny creature to associate a bright light with a flash of heat, a temperature change the fish responded to by trying to swim away. Using a custom-designed microscope, the team then captured images of the animals’ brains in the moments before and after they learned to associate the light and the hea...
Source: TIME: Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Corinne Purtill Tags: Uncategorized feature healthscienceclimate Neuroscience Source Type: news
Russia's war heats up cooking oil prices in global squeeze
ISTANBUL — For months, Istanbul restaurant Tarihi Balikca tried to absorb the surging cost of the sunflower oil its cooks use to fry fish, squid and mussels. But in early April, with oil prices... #tarihibalikca (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Combining fish oil with blood-thinning supplements could lead to ‘uncontrollable bleeding’
FISH oil supplements are touted for their extensive health benefits, but the supplement isn't without risks. There is evidence that taken alongside blood thinners, cod liver oil could increase the risk of uncontrolled bleeding. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Trojan trout: could turning an invasive fish into a ‘super-male’ save a native species?
In western US waterways, invasive and voracious brook trout are outcompeting native species – but a modified variant could tip the scalesOn a golden morning in early October, two graduate students from New Mexico State University plunge into the icy current of Leandro Creek. The small waterway flows through the 550,000 acre Vermejo park ranch, a reserve in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and the pair are in search of an unusual fish.Kelsie Field, 25, from the Department of Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, wears a pair of worn grey waders and carries two eight-gallon buckets, one full of water, the other, of scientific ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 21, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Jeremy Miller Tags: Fish Environment US news World news Biology Science Conservation Source Type: news
Shingles: Lysine-rich foods such as cheese, fish and eggs and seaweed shown to help
SHINGLES is a condition which causes painful rashes on the body. When it strikes, certain foods can help alleviate symptoms. For some, they could even prevent the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Best supplements: Fish oil shown to have ‘potent anti-inflammatory properties’
SUPPLEMENTS are used for a variety of health ailments or to top up low levels of vitamins and minerals. Some work better than others and when it comes to stiff and failing joints, one proves supreme. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Gold fish crackers' exposed 3 Virginia toddlers to THC, sheriff says
The Stafford County Sheriff said in March three toddlers were taken to a hospital after they showed "lethargic and uncoordinated behavior as well as glassy, bloodshot eyes." #toddlers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Former FDA CDRH Director, Office of Compliance, Joins NDA Partners as...
NDA Partners General Manager, Eric Fish, announced today that Steve Silverman, former Office of Compliance Director in FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), has joined the company...(PRWeb April 13, 2022)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/former_fda_cdrh_director_office_of_compliance_joins_nda_partners_as_expert_consultant/prweb18608388.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
Eat fatty fish, walk more and take breaks to reverse eye damage caused by years of smoking
ACCUMULATIVE research shows that smoking significantly increases the risk of age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, glaucoma and dry eye syndrome. Aside from becoming a non-smoker, there are other ways to improve your sight. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news