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Sunday, January 22, 2017

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PERFIL: Luiz Eduardo Robinson Achutti - entrevista (3 Videos)


Infection and AD

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 16 horas
*Recomendado pela AMICOR Maria Inês Reinert Azambuja* How microbial infections might cause Alzheimer’s disease | Aeon Essays

Science of Love

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há um dia
The Science Behind Love [image: Image shows hearts.]There are several instances in life when being able to change one’s feelings of love might be useful and even beneficial for emotional health and well-being. NeuroscienceNews.com image is for illustrative purposes only. *Summary: A new study looks at how cognition affects love.* *Source: UMSL.* *When University of Missouri–St. Louis psychology faculty member Sandra Langeslag tells people that she researches love, the reactions she gets are mixed.* Students immediately lean in. Fellow professors, researchers and even small-talking str... mais »

Cognitive decline timing

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há um dia
Home Featured Women’s Cognitive Decline Begins Earlier Than Previously Thought NEUROSCIENCE NEWSJANUARY 20, 2017 *Summary: A new study reports mental sharpness begins to decline in some women as early as in their 50’s.* *Source: UCLA.* *UCLA researchers have found that mental sharpness in women begins to decline as early as their 50s. The study, which followed the same group of healthy women for 10 years after menopause, found that their average decline in mental processing ability was 5 percent during the decade-long period. Cognitive processing speed, which includes speed of percept... mais »

Synthetic Cannabinoid

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 3 dias
QUICK TAKE VIDEO SUMMARYMass Intoxication with a Synthetic Cannabinoid In July 2016, emergency services in Brooklyn responded to a scene of mass intoxication of 33 persons who had been exposed to an “herbal incense” product. How was the cause of their zombielike behavior identified? New research findings are summarized in a short video. Share: 02:18 02:18 MORE QUICK TAKE VIDEOS[image: digital object thumbnail]Pediatric Migraine: The CHAMP Trial [image: digital object thumbnail]RNAi Inhibitor of PCSK9 [image: digital object thumbnail]Cardiovascular Safety of Celecoxib [image: digital ... mais »

Brain Iron and AD

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 3 dias
Medscape Medical News > Neurology Brain Iron May Predict Progression in Alzheimer's Pauline Anderson January 17, 2017 A new study suggests brain iron levels may predict disease progression in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) who carry the *APOE* ε4 risk allele. Iron in the brain is an "underappreciated driver of disease progression" in AD, study author Ashley I. Bush, MBBS, PhD, senior principal research fellow, Florey Institute of Neuroscience & Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia, told *Medscape Medical News*. "Measuring brain iron could be used to predict disease ... mais »

Fake news in Medicine

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 4 dias
If you think fake news is bad for politics, you should try being a physician MATTHEW ANDERSON, MD, MBA | PHYSICIAN | JANUARY 15, 2017 Much of the discussion surrounding the presidential election this year focused on fake news. There were countless stories in newspapers and on television news shows about these obviously biased and fictitious posts that might have affected the outcome of the election. I could not help thinking during this campaign season that if you think fake news is bad for politics, you should try being a physician./.../

GOOGLE SEARCH

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 4 dias
12 Advanced Google Tricks That Will Change How You Search No matter how many changes Google makes to its search algorithm, you can rest assured the majority of people will continue to consider the… [image: Larry Kim] Larry Kim in Marketing and Entrepreneurship 2 min read

Anti-flu>>Anti-zika

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 5 dias
Certain Anti-Influenza Compounds Also Inhibit Zika Infectionby Neuroscience News According to researchers, three anti-influenza compounds also appear to be able to inhibit Zika virus infection. Read more of this post *Neuroscience News* | January 16, 2017 at 9:59 am | Tags: antiviralsl, gemcitabine, influenza, obatoclax, saliphenylhalamide, Zika, Zika virus, ZIKV | URL: http://wp.me/p4sXNK-9Zs Comment See all comments

Agudo com primos Isaia

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR EXTENSION - Há 5 dias
Andei trocando figurinhas e memórias com meus primos: Agudo (na época pertencia ao município de Cachoeira do Sul) num verão, por volta de 1940. Minha prima Iolanda Isaía, hoje Mello, carregando uma boneca, irmão dela Salvador Isaía Júnior e eu num campinho que ficava do outro lado da estrada onde meu pai tinha uma farmácia (Pharmacia Popular). O prédio maior aos fundos era uma agência do Banco do Brasil e à direita a casa do Sub-prefeito Rolph Pachalli. Estávamos frente a um capão de mato onde Tio Salvador nos levou para contar histórias à sombra, mas tivemos que figir às pressas porq... mais »

News from Kurzweil

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 5 dias
Compact new microscope chemically identifies micrometer-sized particles January 13, 2017 [image: Multiple species of micron-sized particles are simultaneously illuminated by an infrared laser and a green laser beam. Absorption of the infrared laser light by the particles increases their temperatures, causing them to expand and slightly altering their optical properties. These changes are unique to the material composition of each particle and can be measured by examining the modulation of scattered green light from each particle. (credit: Ryan Sullenberger, MIT Lincoln Laboratory)] ... mais »

Com Vovo e dois primos

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR EXTENSION - Há 6 dias
Na pedreira do Tio Walter, com Vovo Luiz Cechella e meus dois primos Luiz Fernando e Paulo, filhos de meu outro Tio e padrinho Tio Nilo Cechella. Preciso ainda definir o ano, mas deve ser antes de 1948. Estou vestido com uniforme do Ginasio Santa Maria.

Updating Health Promotion

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 6 dias
[image: International Journal of Health Policy and Management IJHPM] *International Journal of Health Policy and Management IJHPM* Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Management, Department Member Health Promotion in an Age of Normative Equity and Rampant Inequality The world was different when the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion was released 30 years ago. Concerns over the environment and what we now call the ‘social determinants of health’ were prominent in 1986. But the acceleration of ecological crises and economic inequalities since then, in a more complex and multi-polar... mais »

Stress and perceptual learning

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 6 dias
Our Senses Can’t Learn Under Stress NEUROSCIENCE NEWSJANUARY 14, 2017 *Summary: Stress may impede perceptual learning and performance, a new study reports.* *Source: RUB.* *Stress is part of our everyday lives – while some thrive on it, it makes others sick. But what does stress do to our senses?* When we train them, we can sharpen our senses thereby improve our perceptual performance. The stress hormone cortisol completely blocks this important ability. In the current issue of *“Psychoneuroendocrinology”* neuroscientists of the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) report on this finding. “Pre... mais »

Hypertension

Aloyzio AchuttiemAMICOR - Há 6 dias
RESEARCH Global Burden of Hypertension and Systolic Blood Pressure of at Least 110 to 115 mm Hg, 1990-2015 JAMA This population epidemiology study uses pooled global health evaluation survey data to estimate trends in the association between elevated stystolic blood pressure and death and disability between 1990 and 2015.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Science of Love

The Science Behind Love

Image shows hearts.There are several instances in life when being able to change one’s feelings of love might be useful and even beneficial for emotional health and well-being. NeuroscienceNews.com image is for illustrative purposes only.
Summary: A new study looks at how cognition affects love.
Source: UMSL.
When University of Missouri–St. Louis psychology faculty member Sandra Langeslag tells people that she researches love, the reactions she gets are mixed.
Students immediately lean in. Fellow professors, researchers and even small-talking strangers are intrigued.
Journal editors are contradictory. Funding providers can be skeptical.
“I get totally polarized responses,” Langeslag says with a smile from her fourth-floor office in Stadler hall. “People either love it or they hate it and think I’m crazy.”
Why such strong responses?
Everybody has something to say – and plenty of preconceived notions 


Cognitive decline timing


Women’s Cognitive Decline Begins Earlier Than Previously Thought

Summary: A new study reports mental sharpness begins to decline in some women as early as in their 50’s.
Source: UCLA.
UCLA researchers have found that mental sharpness in women begins to decline as early as their 50s. The study, which followed the same group of healthy women for 10 years after menopause, found that their average decline in mental processing ability was 5 percent during the decade-long period. Cognitive processing speed, which includes speed of perception and reaction, showed an average decline of around 1 percent every two years and verbal memory declined on average around 1 percent every five years.
BACKGROUND
Previous longitudinal studies in midlife women had failed to consistently detect these cognitive declines. For this study, the researchers accounted for what are called “practice effects,” which is when repeat testing using the same tests in the same individuals influence the results. Practice effects mask some effects of the menopause transition. In this way they were able to uncover evidence of declines in two domains of cognitive functioning — processing speed and verbal memory./.../

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Synthetic Cannabinoid

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Mass Intoxication with a Synthetic Cannabinoid

In July 2016, emergency services in Brooklyn responded to a scene of mass intoxication of 33 persons who had been exposed to an “herbal incense” product. How was the cause of their zombielike behavior identified? New research findings are summarized in a short video.
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