Jennifer Lee

January 23, 2020
Stress Really Can Turn Your Hair White, Mouse Experiment Suggests – Gizmodo

Stress Really Can Turn Your Hair White, Mouse Experiment Suggests – Gizmodo

The idea that fright or any other kind of stress can turn hair white has endured for centuries. But a new study this weekin miceprovides some of the first concrete evidence of this phenomenon existing. It might also offer a biological explanation for how it h…
January 23, 2020
California girl Aliyah Cardoza hospitalized with a strain of coronavirus – New York Post

California girl Aliyah Cardoza hospitalized with a strain of coronavirus – New York Post

A 3-year-old California girl has been hospitalized with a strain of the coronavirus, according to a report. Aliyah CardozaGofundme Aliyah Cardoza, who is from Azusa, was admitted to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles on Dec. 23 with flu-like symptoms and diagn…
January 22, 2020
Coronavirus Concerns Cause Authorities To Suspend Public Transportation In Wuhan : Goats and Soda – NPR

Coronavirus Concerns Cause Authorities To Suspend Public Transportation In Wuhan : Goats and Soda – NPR

A bus driver wears a mask on January 22 in Wuhan, China. Public transportation is being suspended as of Thursday morning due to concerns about the spreading coronavirus. Stringer /Getty Images Chinese state media is reporting that authorities in the city of…
January 22, 2020
One immune cell type appears to attack any type of cancer – Ars Technica

One immune cell type appears to attack any type of cancer – Ars Technica

Enlarge/ False-colored image of an electron micrograph of a T cell. 20 with 17 posters participating While cancerous cells look a lot like normal human cells, they're still different enough that the immune system regularly attacks them. Obviously, this atta…
January 22, 2020
Stress speeds up hair greying process, science confirms – The Guardian

Stress speeds up hair greying process, science confirms – The Guardian

Lord Byron put it down to sudden fears, which took their toll on men at night. For Wordsworth it was shocks of passion that swiftly turned hair white. But while hair cannot lose its colour in an instant at least not without help from a bottle of bleach scien…
January 22, 2020
CDC confirms first case of coronavirus amid outbreak in Asia – Fox Business

CDC confirms first case of coronavirus amid outbreak in Asia – Fox Business

The first case of Wuhan coronavirus that has plagued China and affected the global stock markets has been reported in the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. UCLA Center for Global and Immigrant Health director Dr. Anne Rimoin shares her exp…
January 22, 2020
Researchers find potential link between marijuana and heart risks – The Hill

Researchers find potential link between marijuana and heart risks – The Hill

More than 2 million Americans with cardiovascular disease say they currently use or have used marijuana in the past, and now researchers say people with heart conditions may be at risk of cardiovascular issues when using pot. A paper published in Mondays Jou…
January 22, 2020

Why the ‘unusual’ flu season is expected to continue its decline in activity – AccuWeather.com

Why the ‘unusual’ flu season is expected to continue its decline in activity - AccuWeather.com
January 21, 2020
Combat veteran finds healthy alternative to combat Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – FOX 29

Combat veteran finds healthy alternative to combat Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – FOX 29

Combat veteran finds healthy alternative to combat Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - FOX 29