Mice providing clues to the dangers of space travel

Mice providing clues to the dangers of space travel

Researchers already know about many of the health risks associated with human space travel. It’s understood that astronauts face an increase risk of developing kidney stones, and they are prone to bone and muscle mass loss. Now, mice are helping scientists learn about the effects weightlessness can have on skin, and it seems that the […]

Hair loss cured by pulling out more hair?

Hair loss cured by pulling out more hair?

Have you ever heard that you shouldn’t pull a grey hair out of your head because two might grow back in its place? I always thought that was an old wives’ tale, but it turns out that there might be something to it. It’s possible that new research based on hair plucking could lead to […]