The robots that dementia caregivers want: Robots for joy, robots for sorrow

Building robots that can help people with dementia has been a longtime goal for roboticists. Yet until now, no one has sought to survey informal caregivers, such as family members, about what characteristics and roles these robots should have. A team of scientists at the University of California San Diego sought to address this by spending six months co-designing robots […]

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‘Going vegan made my hair fall out in just weeks’

‘Going vegan made my hair fall out in just weeks’: Millions of women suffer hair loss – and as this story reveals, what you eat can make a crucial difference Jessica Drue, of London, went vegan after daughter Kayla-Ria was born in 2013 Within months, she was feeling lethargic and noticed vast amounts of hair loss The protein keratin is a […]

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Brain research: mushroom consumption helps the memory on the jumps

Mushrooms protect our brain functions? Doctors found out now that the regular consumption of mushrooms seems to prevent the Occurrence of memory and language problems in people above the age of 60 years. The scientists from the University of Singapore found in their recent study that people aged over 60 years, suffering more than twice a week to eat mushrooms, […]

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Urgent recall at Aldi: metal particles in several edible ice products found

Callback started: In different varieties of Aldi ice cream metal insert parts Different flavors of ice cream that were sold at the food-Discounter Aldi, could possibly contain metal parts. The manufacturer calls the Ice-cream. The information suggests that the products concerned have been taken in the meantime from the sale. The affected product was withdrawn from sale In total, five […]

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Carpenter named to emergency medicine board

Christopher R. Carpenter, MD, a professor of emergency medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been elected to the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Board of Directors. The board establishes SAEM’s mission, purpose, values and direction. Some of Carpenter’s most notable contributions to emergency medicine are developing widely accepted geriatric emergency department guidelines and leading […]

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