Blood


The Fountain of Youth? Teenage Blood

The Fountain of Youth? Teenage Blood

It might sound a little creepy, but scientists have found evidence that injecting blood from teenagers into older bodies seems...

Nov 16 2016, 5:51pm CST

More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

The prevalence of high blood pressure has dropped sharply in high-income countries while a rise has been observed in many low a...

Nov 16 2016, 11:31am CST

Next-Generation Gene-Editing Technology Successfully Cures a Genetic Blood Disorder

Next-Generation Gene-Editing Technology Successfully Cures a Genetic Blood Disorder

It seems that something beyond CRISPR gene editing technology is able to alleviate a hereditary blood disease in rodents....

Oct 27 2016, 11:59am CDT

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

It seems that air pollution may be bad for the cardiovascular system. Both the heart and blood vessels may be harmed thanks to...

Oct 27 2016, 11:52am CDT

Optical Sensor Detects Vitamin B12 in Blood

Optical Sensor Detects Vitamin B12 in Blood

Researchers from University of Adelaide have developed a world's first optical sensor that can detect vitamin B12 in diluted h...

Oct 18 2016, 3:13am CDT

This Laser is for Busting Blood Clots

This Laser is for Busting Blood Clots

Indian researchers have developed a novel therapy to bust blood clots using laser, which they say can be combined with low conc...

Oct 8 2016, 9:30am CDT

More Than Eight Dental Fillings Could Increase Mercury Levels in Your Blood

More Than Eight Dental Fillings Could Increase Mercury Levels in Your Blood

It has been found that having too many dental fillings at the dentist’s office could actually cause mercury levels to increase...

Sep 28 2016, 12:01pm CDT

Removing Carotid Is A Key to Treat High Blood Pressure

Removing Carotid Is A Key to Treat High Blood Pressure

Removing one carotid body from some patients with high blood pressure can provide immediate and sustained fall in blood pressu...

Sep 18 2016, 1:55am CDT

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

The medical doctors have warned that very low diastolic blood pressure has been shown to cause heart problems in patients....

Sep 2 2016, 10:08am CDT

Smarter and More Intelligent Brains Need More Blood

Smarter and More Intelligent Brains Need More Blood

It is clear now that more intelligent brains required an excessive blood supply. Throughout our entire evolutionary history thi...

Sep 1 2016, 11:38am CDT

Intelligent Human Brains Need More Blood

Intelligent Human Brains Need More Blood

Evolution has not only made human brains larger, but has also increased the supply of blood to the brain, a new study has found...

Aug 31 2016, 8:54am CDT

Resident Evil 7 Gameplay Trailer: Blood, Gore and Gruesome Environment

Resident Evil 7 Gameplay Trailer: Blood, Gore and Gruesome Environment

Resident Evil VII gameplay demo has been released and it’s nothing short of horrific....

Aug 18 2016, 8:01am CDT

Iran’s Lake Urmia has Suddenly Turned Blood Red

Iran’s Lake Urmia has Suddenly Turned Blood Red

Iran's famous lake has completely transformed from bright green to blood red color in almost no time....

Aug 6 2016, 11:12am CDT

Binge-Watching TV May Lead to Blood Clotting and Even Death, Study Finds

Binge-Watching TV May Lead to Blood Clot and Even Death, Study Finds

Spending many hours in front of the TV may increase the risk of dying from a blood clot in the lungs....

Jul 27 2016, 11:45am CDT

Mineral Magnesium Helps Control Blood Pressure

Mineral Magnesium Helps Control Blood Pressure

It has been found that the mineral magnesium may play a crucial role in decreasing hypertension....

Jul 13 2016, 9:38am CDT

Dogs Can Detect Low Blood Sugar in Patients with Diabetes

Dogs Can Detect Low Blood Sugar in Patients with Diabetes

It has been found that certain canine species can actually smell the scent of diabetes in patients. This fact may have several...

Jun 28 2016, 3:47am CDT

Google Doodle Honors Discoverer of Blood Groups Karl Landsteiner

Google Doodle Honors Discoverer of Blood Groups Karl Landsteiner

On what would be his 148th birthday, Google has honored Nobel Laureate Karl Landsteiner, the discoverer of blood groups -- key...

Jun 14 2016, 2:31am CDT

Blood test that detects early Alzheimer's disease developed

Blood test that detects early Alzheimer's disease developed

New York, June 9 (IANS) Researchers have developed a blood test that leverages the body's immune response system to detect an e...

Jun 9 2016, 1:09pm CDT

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Researchers have successfully identified the four keys that unlock the genetic code of skin cells and reprogram them to start p...

Jun 6 2016, 6:00am CDT

Cancer Blood Test to Change Tumor Diagnosis

Cancer Blood Test to Change Tumor Diagnosis

New large-scale study shows that blood tests can be used to diagnose cancer....

Jun 5 2016, 4:38am CDT

Blood, Urine, Saliva Samples back on Earth from ISS

Blood, Urine, Saliva Samples back on Earth from ISS

Signaling an exciting next step for the scientists, more than 1,000 tubes of blood, urine and saliva have come back on the Eart...

May 24 2016, 2:56am CDT

Blood Pressure Fluctuations May Be Bad For Your Brain

Blood Pressure Fluctuations May Be Bad For Your Brain

Higher long-term fluctuations in blood pressure readings may be linked to faster declines in brain and cognitive function among...

May 24 2016, 12:59am CDT

AI Computer Can Tell Your Age by Testing Your Blood

AI Computer Can Tell Your Age by Testing Your Blood

Simple blood tests could tell the age of the blood donor in a jiffy. Deep Neural Network is the name of the game....

May 21 2016, 7:26am CDT

Potatoes Increase Risk of High Blood Pressure

Potatoes Increase Risk of High Blood Pressure

It has been found that the greater intake of potatoes increases the chances of hypertension in individuals....

May 18 2016, 6:28am CDT

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

A lab study has shown that a popular heartburn medicine may harm arteries....

May 11 2016, 8:30am CDT

Silk Stabilizes Blood Samples for Months without Refrigeration

Silk Stabilizes Blood Samples for Months without Refrigeration

Researchers have stabilized blood samples for long periods of time without refrigeration at temperatures up to 45 degrees Celsi...

May 11 2016, 1:28am CDT

The Magnificent Seven has Chris Pratt and Denzel Washington out for Blood

The Magnificent Seven has Chris Pratt and Denzel Washington out for Blood

Chris Pratt is the hottest cowboy of the movies in the action-packed trailer of The Magnificent Seven....

Apr 20 2016, 3:00pm CDT

Cancer cells foil treatment bid by 'stealing' blood vessels

Cancer cells foil treatment bid by 'stealing' blood vessels

London, April 10 (IANS) A tumour becomes resistant to drugs over time by learning to steal normal blood vessels from surroundin...

Apr 10 2016, 6:43am CDT

Does giving blood harm your health?

Does giving blood harm your health?

Short answer: no....

Apr 7 2016, 3:12am CDT

Gibson is Back with Bang in Blood Father as an Angry Ex-Con

Gibson is Back with Bang in Blood Father as an Angry Ex-Con

Blood Father’s trailer has been released. The film’s trailer is promising and Gibson is badass in action....

Apr 5 2016, 11:09am CDT

Red Raspberry Plays Role in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction, Maintaining Blood Glucose and Liver Function

Red Raspberry Plays Role in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction, Maintaining Blood Glucose and Liver Function

The benefits of red raspberries are to be mentioned in the upcoming Experimental Biology conference which will take place in Sa...

Apr 4 2016, 4:55am CDT

Graphene Wristband Measures Blood Glucose and Treats Diabetes

Graphene Wristband Measures Blood Glucose and Treats Diabetes

A graphene wristband measures levels of blood glucose and treats diabetes....

Mar 22 2016, 9:34am CDT

Breath Testing Device AmBeR Could End Blood Test Agony

Breath Testing Device AmBeR Could End Blood Test Agony

A UWE academic Prof. Tony Killard came up with the device which detects ammonia levels in breath....

Mar 4 2016, 11:01am CST

Hair Loss: Two Drugs Approved For Blood Disease and Arthritis Spur Massive Hair Growth in Mice

Hair Loss: Two Drugs Approved For Blood Disease and Arthritis Spur Massive Hair Growth in Mice

Drugs ruxolitinib and tofacitinib have interesting side effects for hair loss research....

Mar 2 2016, 12:42am CST

New Blood Test Can Accurately Diagnose Tuberculosis

New Blood Test Can Accurately Diagnose Tuberculosis

A simple and inexpensive blood test can help control a disease that kills 1.5 million people every year....

Feb 21 2016, 5:18am CST

T-cell immunotherapy

Genetically Modified Blood Could Be the New Cure for Cancers

T-cell immunotherapy could be the new cure for cancers, and this involves genetically modified blood which is re-infused into t...

Feb 16 2016, 8:48am CST

Blood Test can Indicate the Need for Antibiotics

Blood Test can Indicate the Need for Antibiotics

Scientists have developed a method whereby a simple blood test can indicate the need for antibiotics....

Jan 22 2016, 6:04am CST

Eating good diet

New Study Reveals High Fat DASH Diet Reduces Blood Pressure, Triglycerides

A new study titled "Comparison of the DASH diet and a higher-fat DASH diet on blood pressure and lipids and lipoproteins: a ran...

Jan 11 2016, 6:04am CST

FDA lifts Ban on Blood Donation by Gays

FDA lifts Ban on Blood Donation by Gays

The FDA has lifted a ban on blood donation by homosexuals....

Dec 22 2015, 2:13am CST

Google Smartwatch to Draw Blood Without Needle

Google Smartwatch to Draw Blood Without Needle

The system comes in a wearable device which can be worn on a wrist and take blood from a fingertip....

Dec 15 2015, 8:28am CST