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Stocks declined sharply Friday after the number of new coronavirus cases spiked.Coronavirus update: 2,236 deaths and 75,465 confirmed cases, according to China’s National Health Commission.Zscaler is Real Money’s Stock of the Day after the cybersecurity company issued a weaker-than-expected profit forecast.Stocks declined Friday and Asian shares tumbled after the number of new coronavirus cases spiked.South…

Getting a good night’s sleep has been linked to improved athletic performance and cognitive function. It’s also believed to influence our appearance, leading to the popular notion of “beauty sleep.” But does sleep deprivation actually play a role in the way we look?As an experiment, Greg and Mitch from the AsapSCIENCE channel decided to stay…

Home News The cave of Els Trocs in the Spanish Pyrenees, indicated here by an arrow, was the scene of a brutal massacre about 7,300 years ago. (Image: © H. Arcusa Magallón) The bones of nine Neolithic people found in a cave in northern Spain suggest they were killed and then beaten after death, in…

Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez is a primary care pediatrician and assistant professor of pediatrics at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. (CNN)”Your child is due for shots today,” is frequently followed in my practice by a grimace and a visible tightening…

A new study has identified a link between babies growth and certain components of mothers’ breast milk (Getty)New mums have different concentrations of breast milk which can affect a baby’s growth rate up until their fifth birthday, new research has revealed.Some complex sugar molecules, called human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs), found in breast milk could help…

BEIJING: The number of people who have contracted the coronavirus in the Chinese capital has jumped sharply, including more than 30 in an outbreak at a major hospital, while many other parts of the country are reporting fewer or no new infections. Officials on Friday reported one new case in Beijing as of Feb. 20,…

Home News (Image: © Shutterstock) For patients seeking relief from depression, it can take months to pin down an effective treatment. But brain wave patterns could potentially help to predict how individual patients would respond to an antidepressant before treatment even begins, according to a new study published Feb. 10 in the journal Nature Biotechnology. The study addresses one…

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The Wuhan coronavirus, first reported Dec. 31, has taken 2,130 lives and infected 75,781 people in the process. Thirty countries and territories have confirmed cases of the illness, called COVID-19; despite the containment measures in place, the number is still on the rise, seemingly unfettered. As the outbreak claims more lives and the number of…

ApplesApples are one of the few fruits that contain pectin, which naturally slows digestion and promotes a feeling of fullness, according to a study in Gastroenterology. In fact, people who ate an apple as part of a meal felt more satiated and ate less than t…