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New nanotechnology-based cancer therapy to revolutionize chemotherapy

Washington, July 20: Researchers of the University of Granada and Edimbourgh have developed a new cancer therapy based on nanotechnology, which promises to dramatically improve current chemotherapy treatments without causing any side effects. This therapy is based on the encapsulation of a catalyst (palladium) into microspheres, to synthesize artificial materials or activate drugs within human… Seguir Leyendo New nanotechnology-based cancer therapy to revolutionize chemotherapy

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Kids eat 80 pc more vegetables when allowed to choose

A new study conducted at the University of Granada has found that children eat up to 80 percent more vegetables when they are allowed to choose. Researchers have also found that the bitterness of calcium -which is noticeably present in vegetables such as spinchs, collard greens cabbage, onions, chard or broccoli- can be a factor… Seguir Leyendo Kids eat 80 pc more vegetables when allowed to choose

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Music therapy helps improve quality of life in fibromyalgia patients

Scientists have found that music therapy enhances quality of life among patients suffering from fibromyalgia. University of Granada researchers proved that music therapy combined with other relax techniques based on guided imagery reduces significantly pain, depression and anxiety, and improves sleep among patients. This pioneer experimental study in Europe has shown that these two techniques… Seguir Leyendo Music therapy helps improve quality of life in fibromyalgia patients

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Goat milk ‘almost as nutritious as human milk’

A new Spanish study has found that goat milk has many nutrients that make it similar to human milk. Researchers at the University of Granada Department of Physiology and Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, coordinated by Prof Margarita Sánchez Campos, have proven that goat milk has nutritional characteristics beneficial to health. The regular consumption… Seguir Leyendo Goat milk ‘almost as nutritious as human milk’

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Botox injected in head cuts migraine frequency

Spanish researchers have confirmed that botox treatment can reduce the number of migraines experienced by many sufferers. University of Granada scientists said that injecting a local anesthetic or botulinum toxin (botox) into certain points named ‘trigger points’ of the pericraneal and neck muscles reduce migraine frequency among migraine sufferers. They have identified the location of… Seguir Leyendo Botox injected in head cuts migraine frequency

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Women ‘feel more intense emotion than men during conflict’

A study has found that women feel more intense emotions than men when a conflict arises within the couple. Conversely, it is men -who mostly express “powerful emotions” as wrath or despise- who cause conflicts more frequently. Researchers from the Department of Social Psychology of the University of Granada, Inmaculada Valor Segura, Francisca Exposito y… Seguir Leyendo Women ‘feel more intense emotion than men during conflict’

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Using drones against Al-Qaeda won’t stop new attacks in Europe, US: Jihad expert

An expert in jihadism at the University of Granada has said drones won’t be efficient or enough to prevent Al Qaeda attacks in Europe and USA. Professor Javier Jord n Enamorado said that unmanned aerial vehicles are inefficient to prevent new terrorist attacks against Europe and the USA, but admitted that they could be employed… Seguir Leyendo Using drones against Al-Qaeda won’t stop new attacks in Europe, US: Jihad expert

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50pc of bipolar disorder patients suffer work, social or family disabilities

A study conducted at the University of Granada has found that 50 pc of patients with bipolar disorder suffer some type of work, social and family disability, and approximately 20 pc present some disorder at the three levels. The research study analyzed the factors associated to higher work, social and family disabilities in a sample… Seguir Leyendo 50pc of bipolar disorder patients suffer work, social or family disabilities

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Eating disorders ‘double in Muslim teens than in Christian’

A University of Granada study has found that eating disorders are 2.3-fold higher among Muslim adolescents than among their Christian classmates. The study also found that body dissatisfaction was 1.8-fold higher in the former group. Finally, as a general conclusion, an average of one in four adolescents suffers some type of eating disorder, and 15… Seguir Leyendo Eating disorders ‘double in Muslim teens than in Christian’