‘Parasite’ Actor Lee Sun-kyun Found Dead Amid Drug Probe
Lee Sun-kyun, the South Korean actor who starred in Bong Joon-ho’s Oscar-winning film Parasite and also featured in the Apple TV+ series Dr. Brain, has died of an apparent suicide. He was 48. South Korean news agency Yonhap reports that Lee was found dead inside a car at a park in Seoul on…#leesunkyun #southkorean #bongjoonho #parasite #apple #seoul #gangnam (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Our favorite online news stories of 2023
A mad scientist. A mysterious sea creature. A sunken warship. That’s not the setup for the next Hollywood blockbuster—it’s a sampling of some of our favorite science news stories of this year. These articles don’t concern studies that are going to change the world; for that, see our Breakthrough of the Year coverage. Rather, they’re fun, enlightening, and often exclusive items that were treasured by our readers and staff alike. Happy holidays, and—more importantly—happy reading! Skip slideshow Two forms of a parasite cooperate to make this ...
Source: ScienceNOW - December 20, 2023 Category: Science Source Type: news

9 Tips To Boost Your Immune System Naturally
A strong immune system can fight everything from the common cold to harmful parasites and cancer cells. It's a powerful ally. Here are key ways for optimal performance. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 10, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole F. Roberts, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma standard Source Type: news

A Journey With Metabolism, Parasites, and Cancer
Piet Borst led stellar work on cell organelles, trypanosomes, and cancer drug resistance during the golden age of biology. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - December 5, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Profile Magazine Issue Source Type: news

New study suggests having a pet cat increases the risk of schizophrenia - experts say it could be due to toxic parasites that pets carry
A new review of 17 studies suggests having a pet cat can double the risk of developing serious mental illness in early adulthood. The scientists behind the research say a parasite could be to blame (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 4, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Saltburn is a ‘lick the rich, suck the rich’ movie, says Emerald Fennell
As the environmental, political, and above all, economic tension between the ultra-rich and the rest of the world continues to grow, it’s a topic that keeps driving dark, memorable movies — from Bong Joon-ho’s Oscar-winner Parasite to 2022’s The Menu, Pig, and Triangle of Sadness to a sub-track at…#bongjoonho #menu #triangleofsadness #fantasticfest #nickstahl #whatyouwishfor #brazilian #oxford #barrykeoghan #felixcatton (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Migration a Tool of the Consumptive Class?
An unfortunate consequence of increased wealth is the growth of the parasitic consumptive class of political and cultural elites. Labor migrations often follow in the wake of damage that elites do. Original Article: Is Migration a Tool of the… (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 750,000 Britons guilty of shower practice which could cause sight loss, expert warns
A common shower habit could increase your risk of a parasitic infection, commonly known as Acanthamoeba Keratitis, putting your vision at risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Africa: The Silent Killer That Leads to 5 Million Deaths a Year
[The Conversation Africa] Microbes such as bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi form part of our everyday lives - they live in us, on us and around us. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 19, 2023 Category: African Health Tags: Africa Health and Medicine Source Type: news

Africa: The Silent Killer That Leads to 5 Million Deaths a Year.
[The Conversation Africa] Microbes such as bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi form part of our everyday lives - they live in us, on us and around us. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 19, 2023 Category: African Health Tags: Africa Health and Medicine Source Type: news

Now Asia Is Facing a Bedbug Crisis
They’re a global nightmare. First they haunted Paris last month, before panic over potential outbreaks gripped Europe and the U.S. Now, bedbugs are terrifying a number of countries in Asia, where surges in infestations of the pest are fueling fresh anxieties among the public and stirring governments to action. Read More: Bed Bugs Aren’t Just a Problem in Paris. Here’s Why [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Since the start of November, South Korea has embarked on a fierce campaign against the bloodsucking critters. Bedbugs had been largely eradicated there during a national extermination d...
Source: TIME: Health - November 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Koh Ewe Tags: Uncategorized News Desk Source Type: news

Parasitic worms highjack their hosts' free will, and scientists finally think they know how
In a fight between this measly worm and majestic mantis, who do you think would win? You might be surprised. TBD Horsehair worms can control a host's brain and steer it to water, where it drowns. Scientists have studied the worms' mind-controlling power for years. But what's really going on? New…#hairworms #trojan #currentbiology #chordodes #tappeimishina (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 11, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Having a cat could make you frail in older age - researchers explain why
If you have a cat, the feline could carry the Toxoplasma gondii parasite that might end up in you. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Having a CAT could make you frail in old age, researchers warn
Researchers in the US and Spain took blood samples from 600 over-65s and found two-thirds showed signs of previously being infected by a parasite spread by cats. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 8, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malone: PsyWar & Washington DC's Bureaucracy
Malone: PsyWar & Washington DC's Bureaucracy Authored by Dr. Robert Malone via Substack, Lack of market force corrections combined with PsyWar propaganda yields unstoppable parasitic growth... My Dearest American Friends and Colleagues: Just in case you didn’t notice, since the 1980s we have…#psywarwashingtondc #bureaucracyauthored #robertmalone #substack #federalreservebank #federalreserve #modernmonetarytheory #mmt #judicial #supremecourt (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 8, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news