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A breakthrough in understanding how cancer spreads could lead to better treatments, according to experts

Potential cancer breakthrough as scientists finally discover how tumours ‘hijack’ healthy cells

Potential cancer breakthrough as scientists finally discover how tumours ‘hijack’ healthy cells to spread around the body Cancer cells ‘hijack’ a process used by healthy cells to spread around the body  Metastasis — when cancer spreads — has been incredibly difficult to prevent  Researchers have found it hard to identify key drivers of this process …

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‘Love Hormone’ Oxytocin Could Mend a Broken Heart

Summary: Oxytocin, a hormone connected with bonding and love, could help to heal damage following a heart attack. Researchers found oxytocin stimulates stem cells from the heart’s outer layer and migrates into the middle layer where it develops into muscle cells that generate heart contractions. This could be used to promote the regeneration of heart …

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Scientists fear they've found the next big pandemic threat — a virus that lives in monkeys in Africa. It is similar to the Ebola virus (shown in stock image)

New deadly Ebola-like virus that lives in monkeys in Africa is ‘poised for spillover’ into humans

Scientists fear they’ve found the next big pandemic threat — a virus that lives in African monkeys. Simian hemorrhagic fever virus (SHFV) causes devastating Ebola-like symptoms including internal bleeding and kills virtually every primate it infects. The virus hijacks the immune system, disabling key defense mechanisms and breaking the body down cell by cell. No …

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Dow Jones Drops 200 Points On Hot Inflation Data; Tesla Stock Falls Before AI Day

Dow Jones Drops 200 Points On Hot Inflation Data; Tesla Stock Falls Before AI Day

The Dow Jones Industrial Average trimmed sharp losses Friday morning on hot inflation data, which came from the personal consumption expenditure price index, heading into the final trading session of the quarter. Tesla stock rose before the company’s AI Day, while Micron Technology and Nike were key earnings movers. X Inflation Data The Federal Reserve’s …

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Behold! Our closest view of Jupiter's ocean moon Europa in 22 years

Behold! Our closest view of Jupiter’s ocean moon Europa in 22 years

NASA’s Jupiter-gazing spacecraft just got a rare closeup of an icy world. The Juno probe made the closest pass in 22 years of Jupiter‘s icy moon Europa on Thursday (Sept. 29), providing the best view of the ocean world since the NASA’s Galileo spacecraft flew by it 2000. Skimming just 219 miles (352 kilometers) above …

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Abby Wambach plans to exit drug company linked to Brett Favre welfare fraud case

Abby Wambach plans to exit drug company linked to Brett Favre welfare fraud case

American soccer legend Abby Wambach told ESPN that she intends to fully divest herself from a concussion drug company that is backed by Brett Favre and is at the center of a Mississippi welfare fraud case. Wambach, a World Cup winner and two-time gold medalist who is in the National Soccer Hall of Fame, was …

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Anyone can now use powerful AI tools to make images. What could possibly go wrong?

Anyone can now use powerful AI tools to make images. What could possibly go wrong?

CNN Business  —  If you’ve ever wanted to use artificial intelligence to quickly design a hybrid between a duck and a corgi, now is your time to shine. On Wednesday, OpenAI announced that anyone can now use the most recent version of its AI-powered DALL-E tool to generate a seemingly limitless range of images just …

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Doctor burnout reached 'highest level on record' during COVID, experts want action

Doctor burnout reached ‘highest level on record’ during COVID, experts want action

Physician burnout spiked during the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic after a six-year decline that ended in 2020, according to a new study published in the medical journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings.  “While the worst days of COVID-19 pandemic are hopefully behind us, there is an urgent need to attend to physicians who put everything …

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CDC warns of severe illnesses from monkeypox as Ohio reports death of a monkeypox patient

CDC warns of severe illnesses from monkeypox as Ohio reports death of a monkeypox patient

CNN  —  The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new warning to health care providers Thursday about severe illnesses in people with monkeypox. The alert comes as Ohio reported that an individual with monkeypox has died – the third known death of a patient with monkeypox in the United States. Ohio listed …

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Derrick Favors Headed To Rockets In Multi-Player Swap

Derrick Favors Headed To Rockets In Multi-Player Swap

9:15PM: The Rockets intend to waive newly-acquired wing Ty Jerome, according to Jonathan Feigen of The Houston Chronicle. Feigen adds that Derrick Favors and Theo Maledon are considered the most likely among these new additions to the team to stick on its 15-man standard roster when the regular season commences. 8:13PM: The Thunder will send …

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