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Physio. now: Oct. 18-25

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Physiology today: Oct. 11-18

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, October 12, 2017
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Phall physio.: Oct 4-11

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Carol Britson and Kevin Patton

Digestive intake

Fatty diet, fructose, and the

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/fructose-is-harder-than-glucose-on-liver-if-diet-is-rich-in-fat/81255019/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20171005

Complete, free report: GEN

High fat diet and MS relapse in children

http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/early/2017/09/01/jnnp-2017-315936

Free abstract: BMJ

Epsom salts and liver damage

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-221718.full

Brief, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Drinking water v UTI

https://www.livescience.com/60616-drinking-more-water-wards-off-uti.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171006-ls

Full, free story, links: Live sci.

Prenatal multivitamin use and autism link suggested

https://www.healio.com/psychiatry/autism-spectrum-disorders/news/online/%7B65e0ad63-812f-4a5f-af28-3264ee3175c3%7D/multivitamin-use-during-pregnancy-may-decrease-autism-risk

Full, free essay: Healio

Physiological bits and bytes

Rhythms of skeletal growth found in tooth lines

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/joa.12709/full

Free abstract: Ann. anat.

Simulated diabetes and livestock blood

https://www.lifescitrc.org/resource.cfm?submissionID=10594

Free teaching resource: LifeSciTrc

Solar retinopathy

http://casereportscontent/2017.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-222690.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

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Physiology now: Sept. 27-Oct. 4

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Lyme disease vaccinations for dogs. Humans, why not?

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/09/dogs-can-be-vaccinated-against-lyme-disease-humans-cant/

Full, free essay, links: Mother Jones

Parasites in the brain

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-222281.full

Short, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Daily clocks

Infographic of circadian rhythms

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/sa-visual/circadian-rhythms-illustrated/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2017-10-03_top-stories

Full, free figures: Sci. Am.

Nobel prize winners for circadian clock work

https://www.statnews.com/2017/10/02/nobel-medicine-circadian-rhythm/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=a1ad0ab39b-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-a1ad0ab39b-149927409

Full, free story, links, video: STAT

Muscle cells have circadian clocks too

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/10/bodys-muscles-can-tell-time-day?et_cid=6117915&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6117915&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Physiological bits and bytes

Do other animals have menopause? Yep.

https://www.livescience.com/60587-do-animals-have-menopause.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171003-ls

Full, free essay, links: Live sci.

Restricted diet led to blindness in Canadian boy

https://www.livescience.com/60582-vitamin-a-deficiency-restrictive-diet.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171004-ls

Full, free story, link, images: Live sci.

Neurophysiology

Do people lose consciousness immediately after flat-lining?

https://www.livescience.com/60593-flatliners-movie-death-resuscitation.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171004-ls

Full, free item, links: Live sci.

Running and hippocampal neurogenesis

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053811915010538?via%3Dihub

 Full, free article, graphics, links: Neuroimage

Obesity, wasting disease: same neural circuits

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/obesity-wasting-syndrome-both-wired-into-hormonal-emergency-circuit/81254999?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20171002

Complete, free report, image: GEN

Matters circulatory

Tom Petty's sudden cardiac arrest

https://www.livescience.com/60585-tom-petty-death-cardiac-arrest.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171002-ls

Full, free essay, links: Live sci.

Breakfast v subclinical atherosclerosis

http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/70/15/1833?sso=1&sso_redirect_count=1&access_token=

Free abstract, graphic: J. Sm. coll. card.

Heart/lung fitness

https://consumer.healthday.com/pregnancy-information-29/premature-birth-news-774/heart-lung-fitness-challenged-in-early-full-term-babies-726857.html

Complete, full report: Healthday

Platelet aggregations and pulmonary edema

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/409/eaam5861?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=b9dd23efbd-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-b9dd23efbd-149927409

Free abstract: Science

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Phall physio.: Sept. 20-27

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, September 22, 2017

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Physiological bits and bytes

Flint, Michigan's dip in reproduction after lead crisis

http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2017/09/flint-had-a-lead-crisis-in-its-water-now-it-has-a-fertility-crisis/

Full, free article: Mother Jones

How does plastic pollution affect mice?

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49508/title/Infographic--Plastics--Effects/

Short infographic, link: Scientist

What about fatty liver disease?

http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/what-can-you-do-for-a-fatty-liver?utm_source=sciam&utm_campaign=sciam

Complete, full report, links: Quick and dirty tips

Neurophysiology

Long-term learning paradigm challenged

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-challenge-to-the-textbooks-on-how-we-learn-about-our-surroundings/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=mind&utm_content=link&utm_term=2017-09-27_featured-this-week

Complete, free report: Sci. Am.

Four signs of a stroke

https://biggeekdad.com/2016/09/4-signs-stroke/

Short video: Big geek daddy

Man  partly "awakened" after 15 years

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/brain-stimulation-partly-awakens-patient-after-15-years-in-vegetative-state/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2017-09-25_more-stories

Full, free article: Sci. Am.

Single neurons and consciousness

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50407/title/The-Cellular-Hallmarks-of-Consciousness/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=56598761&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_03C5O662PxKrK9f2O4q8pAACje21s76c6iZUVcseYZJRWmlPAAm-wFON3gwD3FsChbJE1yJEAKj-LARFlHFvTIXxTCA&_hsmi=56598761

Full, free essay, images, links, ref.: Scientist 

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Current physiology: Sept. 13-20

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thanks to idea from web detectives Joanne Dougherty, Kevin Patton, and T.J Meehan

Neurophysiology

 "Dancing iris"

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1615424?query=TOC

Short. free item, image, video: New Engl. j. med.

Recording eye action potentials (=EOG's)

https://www.medicine.mcgill.ca/physio/vlab/Other_exps/EOG/eogintro_n.htm

Website, links, images, video: Backyard brains

Post-traumatic stress and lupus

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/art.40222/abstract

Free abstract: Arthritis & rhematol.

Low vitamin D and risk of MS

http://www.neurology.org/content/early/2017/09/13/WNL.0000000000004489

Free abstract: Neurology

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Brain's immune response v alcoholism

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/09/immune-system-brain-tied-alcohol-impulse?et_cid=6098329&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6098329&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Controlling the damage from neutrophils after strokes

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/09/training-damaging-inflammatory-cells-promote-repair-after-stroke?et_cid=6102478&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6102478&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: R&D mag.

Physiological bits and bytes

Insulin levels too high?

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/09/new-approach-high-insulin-levels?et_cid=6100623&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6100623&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free story, image: R&D mag.

Electrical properties of bones

http://silver.neep.wisc.edu/~lakes/BoneElectr.html

Free website, refs.: U. Washington

Racial disparities in air pollution exposure

http://www.washington.edu/news/2017/09/14/people-of-color-exposed-to-more-pollution-from-cars-trucks-power-plants-during-10-year-period/Press release, links, video: U. Wisconsin

Carbon monoxide poisoning

https://www.cdc.gov/Features/COpoisoning/?s_cid=tw_DrCP80

Short, free report: MMWR

Hepatitis C reduces ovarian function

https://www.healio.com/hepatology/hepatitis-c/news/online/%7Bfb35983c-3963-44e2-a732-bbace9333a35%7D/women-with-hcv-face-low-ovarian-reserve-infertility-miscarriage

Full, free essay: Healio

What people do to themselves

Self-poisoning with cyanide from apricot pits

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220814.full

Short, free item, linked cites.: BMJ case rep.

Cardiac arrest in triathlons

http://annals.org/aim/article/2654457/death-cardiac-arrest-u-s-triathlon-participants-1985-2016-case

Free abstract: Ann. int. med.

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September phsyiol.: Sept. 6-13

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, September 8, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Flu vaccine while pregnant?

https://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/vaccine/qa_vacpregnant.htm

CDC website:

Sinuses' sweet detectors suppress immune response

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50266/title/Booger-Bacteria-s-Sweet-Immune-Suppression/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=56072860&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--CmM3lpddR7iZMVbegPK99VO2xSpn8zCG4CqF4niLaAzLeWW5hoHjdYwqbRzPPTCu-Z5pIfJTZFb6o9_Z1eqQNT__oSA&_hsmi=56072860

Complete, free report, links, ref.: Scientist

Neutrophil stimulate apoptosis in lung fungi

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6355/1037

Free abstract: Science

Inflammation of the mesenteries

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220910.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Physiological bits and bytes

"Vampires" explained: Erythropoietic protoporphyria

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/vampire-lore-s-origins-brought-to-light-by-digging-into-genetic-sequences/81254901?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170907

Full, free story: GEN

Sedentary lifestyle and mortality

http://annals.org/aim/article/2653704/patterns-sedentary-behavior-mortality-u-s-middle-aged-older-adults

Free abstract: Ann. int. med.

No increased mortality with menopausal HRT

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2653735

Free abstract: JAMA 

Neurophysiology

That parasite: Alzheimer, parkinsonism, epilepsy, more

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-10675-6

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Nature

Circadian rhythm and weight gain

http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/early/2017/09/06/ajcn.117.161588

Free abstract: Am. j. clin. nutrition

Brain flexibility and learning

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/brain-flexibility-learning

Full, free essay, links, images, refs.: Sci. news

Recommendations for brain health

http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/09/07/STR.0000000000000148

Download free pdf, graphics, refs.: Stroke

 

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Today's phsysiology: Aug. 30-Sept. 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, Robin Hurst, Kevin Patton, and Heiko Heisermann

Neurobiology

The brain on hallucinatory drugs

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50209/title/Decoding-the-Tripping-Brain/&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55991266&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_4H2MgRpv6dHvv6JPf5ZT6WRRiB2V98Y3Znu2TGqgJ_dhlLk72igFkGNfrEQX5XHifHbMAdvpDSLCSOXnJPJoORf0YKg&_hsmi=55991266

Full, free essay, images, links, refs.: Scientist

Gut microbes and anxiety

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/how-gut-bacteria-may-affect-anxiety

Complete, free report, links, refs.: Sci. news

Why are yawns contagious?

http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)30966-1

Full, free article, linked cites., figs: Curr. biol.

Physiological bits and bytes

Porphyria

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1608634?query=TOC

Free abstract, figs.: New Engl. j. med.

Get off your bottom now!

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/09/04/547580952/get-off-the-couch-baby-boomers-or-you-may-not-be-able-to-later

Full, free essay, links: NPR

Sex as a spectrum

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/sa-visual/visualizing-sex-as-a-spectrum/

Full, free item: Sci. Am.

New dads older now on average

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/30/health/fathers-united-states-age.html

Full, free essay, links: NY times

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Lasker prize to HPV vaccine developer, others

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/2017-lasker-award-winners-hpv-vaccine-researchers-tor-discoverer-and-planned-parenthood/81254893?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170906

Full, free item: GEN

Tracking pregnancy's course thru immunology

http://immunology.sciencemag.org/content/2/15/eaan2946

Free abstract: Science

Moderate inflammation: olfactory epithelium replacement

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50246/title/Image-of-the-Day--Smell-You-Later--/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55968807&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--9-9wEhNyhwzpcoOFnclZ-9YXsSowPD0B_jDeVSUukKu4pjagXe7XOi1dHyqqC9VFCVL4hFYwwCEqvULmHJhR2FsL-7A&_hsmi=55968807

In mice: Brief explanation, image, ref.: Scientist

Itch, itch: skin allergies

https://www.scientificamerican.com/video/what-is-a-skin-allergy/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170901

Complete, free report, links: Sci Am.

Anti-vaccine film pulled

https://www.statnews.com/2016/04/01/vaxxed-autism-movie-review/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=0430f824cb-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-0430f824cb-149927409

Full, free essay, links: STAT

Review of inflammation and diseases

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/tantalizing-clues-point-to-inflammations-role-in-an-array-of-diseases/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170901

Full, free story, image, links: Sci. Am. 

 

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Current physio.: Aug. 23-30

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, August 25, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Neurobiology

Dancing v brain degeneration

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnhum.2017.00305/full

Complete, free report, links, figs.: Front. hum. neurosci.

Links between brain and digestive system

http://www.nature.com/collections/dyhbndhpzv

Collection of links, images: Nature

Neurons that detect speech intonation

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6353/797?utm_source=SciPak%20%2528updated%206%252F30%252F2017%2529&utm_campaign=582f690459-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_08_18&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_10c5e799a3-582f690459-126523873&utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=dd51ae910e-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-dd51ae910e-149927409

Free abstract: Science

Is sugar addictive?

http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2017/08/23/bjsports-2017-097971

Free abstract: Brit. j. sports med

Physiological bits and bytes

More coffee, lower mortality risk

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/higher-coffee-consumption-associated-lower-risk-death?et_cid=6074832&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6074832&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Chocolate enriched with olive oil: better heart health

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/08/study-pair-dark-chocolate-olive-oil-improved-heart-health?et_cid=6077702&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6077702&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: Drug discov. & develop.

Veggies v strokes

https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/a-salad-a-day-keeps-stroke-away?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WR20170825-Stroke&utm_id=609229&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=609229

Press release: Harvard U.

Immunity: The empire strikes back

How do the omega-3 FA control immune response?

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/08/understanding-how-omega-3-dampens-inflammatory-reactions?et_cid=6075867&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6075867&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: Drug discov. & develop.

Hepatitis B vaccine for infants

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/08/24/peds.2017-1870

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Am. acad. ped.

Inflammation from rose thorns

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-221757.full

Short, free item, linked cites., mages: BMJ case rep.

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Physiology you can use: Aug. 16-23

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thanks to web detectives: Heiko Heisermann and Kevin Patton

The empire strikes back: Immunity

DNA vaccines: what you need to know

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366171

Complete, free report, refs.: BioTechniq.

Host v. graft reaction in marrow transplant

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1701185?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j med.

Sweet syndrome: not sweet for this person

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1700945?query=TOC

Brief, free note, image: New Engl. j. med.

Fever not always sign of infections

http://www.popsci.com/fever-causes-infection?CMPID=ene082217&spMailingID=30279565&spUserID=NDk2MTgwNDU2MzMyS0&spJobID=1102570585&spReportId=MTEwMjU3MDU4NQS2#page-2

Full, free essay, links: Pop. sci.

Physiological bits and bytes

Ischemic bowel

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1610862?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Lower blood pressure better for elderly cognition

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2647695

Full, free essay, linked cites., graphics: JAMA

New guidelines for hypertension in children

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/08/21/peds.2017-1904

Full, free paper, links, graphics: Pediatrics

Artificial blood vessels mimicking progeria signs

http://pratt.duke.edu/news/progeria-blood-vessels

Press release, ref.: Duke U.

Neurobiology

Eclipses and neuroscience

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/science/being-awe-struck-by-a-solar-eclipse-or-another-astounding-event-has-surprising-benefits/?utm_source=The+Seattle+Times&utm_campaign=b98bdbd995-Morning_Brief_08_21_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_5beb38b61e-b98bdbd995-122366601

Full, free essay, links: Seattle times

Pathway of itch feeling

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6352/695

Free abstract: Science

Chocolate and the brain

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/your-brain-on-chocolate-2017081612179?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=BF20170821-Womens50&utm_id=604619&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=604619

Press release, links: Harvard U.

Binge eating: only blame your brain!

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366021

Complete, free report on mice, refs.: BioTechniq.

 

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