McGill University says that one of the major challenges of cocaine addiction is the high rate of relapse after periods of withdrawal and abstinence. But new research reveals that changes in our DNA during drug withdrawal may offer promising ways of developing more effective treatments for addiction. 177 more words
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In January 2009, a heist was staged in Kaufhaus des Westens, a luxurious seven-story department store universally known as KaDeWe and a prominent Berlin landmark. Jewellery worth $6.8million was stolen and the surveillance camera caught three masked thieves getting away from the scene of crime, outsmarting the security systems. 425 more words
Based on observing career truck drivers: diesel fumes do not cause weight loss.
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Asthmatics who inhaled diesel exhaust fumes for two hours in a study booth didn’t just get itchy eyes and a headache while breathing in the polluted air.
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We all know that exercise can make us fitter and reduce our risk for illnesses such as diabetes and heart disease. But just how, from start to finish, a run or a bike ride might translate into a healthier life has remained baffling.
Mathematical Modeling of a Metabolic Network to Study the Impact of Food Contaminants on Genomic Methylation and DNA Instability
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