Excessive stress during old age could lead to decline of cognitive function and can lead on onset of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a research conducted at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Health System. During old age, many people suffer from memory issues, lack of attentiveness and decline in cognitive abilities. The research team found a link between stress during old age and higher incidents of developing aMCI (amnestic mild cognitive impairment).
Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid LT will be launched by the company in spring. The hybrid Malibu will be the first full gas and electric car in its segment. Chevrolet Malibu will offer better fuel economy and has been designed keeping in mind customer safety and mid-size sedan customers in mind. Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid LT will cost $28,645 and customers will have to pay additional $875 as destination charges.
Offering experimental ‘suicide gene therapy’ along with chemotherapy has yielded positive results for prostate cancer patients in a study conducted at the Houston Methodist Hospital in Texas. The suicide gene therapy works by triggering immune system to kill prostate cancer cells. The research team manipulated some of the cancer cells by introducing herpes virus and the body’s immune system killed the cancer cells.
Full moon will add more grace to Christmas this year. The thing that makes this full moon so special is that it will shine for the first time almost after 38 years. Last time this happened when Jimmy carter became the US president.
Fred Espenak, moon and eclipse expert at the American space agency NASA said that the full moon will reach at its peak on Christmas night at 6:11 am EST. According to experts, the next time the full moon will shine on Christmas Eve will be in 2034.
Chipotle Mexican Grill has been in the news for E. Coli and Norovirus outbreaks in several states over the past few weeks. The issues with Chipotle restaurants started in July this year when the first case of infection linked to food served at Chipotle surfaced. The company has taken a few steps to ensure safety of customers. However, in the wake of new incidents of infections, Chipotle could face further scrutiny. After the restaurant chain has been on the receiving end for the last few weeks due to E.
In a long term research conducted at the Houston Methodist Hospital, researchers have found effective results using a combination of ‘Suicide Gene Therapy’ and chemotherapy. The team registered over 90 percent success rate in treatment of prostate cancer by triggering body’s immune system response. By introducing a modification in few cancer cells, the medical research team at Houston Methodist Hospital was able to achieve good results for patients suffering from prostate cancer.
Nothing is going in favor of restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill. Illness cases linked to E. coli outbreak are rising, shares of the company are dropping and people are avoiding its restaurants. Now, Boston College announced on Monday that over 20 of its students, including eight of its men’s basketball players, have fallen sick after eating at a Chipotle restaurant.
It is not known whether the Boston College illness cases are linked to E. coli outbreak of Denver-headquartered restaurant chain that has sickened more than 50 individuals in nine US states.
Researchers, through a study, have found a scientific proof that your pet dog and several other animals have a conscience. Scientists gave this conclusion after carrying out ‘mirror test’ on dogs.
According to the researchers, the only proof of having a consciousness of self is evaluated on the individual’s ability to use his/ her own reflection to notice and touch the presence of a mark applied under anaesthesia or during a period of distraction on face, head or other parts of the body.
Chipotle founder and co-CEO Steve Ells has finally publically apologized on behalf of the restaurant chain. Ells has apologized for food crisis that sent many people in different US states visit their doctors after eating at Chipotle restaurants.
In a statement, Ells said that the company is ‘deeply sorry’ about those loyal people who eat at the chain in recent weeks and fell ill. While apologizing on behalf of the Denver headquartered restaurant company, the 49-year-old Chipotle said that the company is working to implement new policies.