One problem with leg prostheses is that they can feel too heavy. Connecting a prosthesis to the nervous system can change that, researchers say.
Jan. 12, 2021 • ~4 min
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Modeling how artificial hips stand up over time could help make future implants better. It could also lead to personalized replacement joints.
Jan. 12, 2021 • ~7 min
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An expert explains the issues with the COVID-19 vaccine distribution in the United States and how the process could work better.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~10 min
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A new study suggests that more than half of people receiving mental health care will want to keep getting care virtually after the pandemic subsides.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~8 min
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Mindfulness courses can reduce anxiety, depression and stress and increase mental wellbeing within most but not all non-clinical settings, say a team of
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~6 min
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A large-scale international study uses metagenomics and blood analysis to uncover gut microbes associated with the risks for common illnesses such as diabetes, obesity, and heart disease.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~5 min
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