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Functioning bodies: Nov. 9-16

Posted By David Evans, Monday, November 11, 2019
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Physiology: Nov. 2-9

Posted By David Evans, Saturday, November 2, 2019

Thanks to web detectives Dic Charge, Pat Bowne, Sona Khatchterian, Kevin Patton, and A.J. Petto

Metabolic issues

Air quality and Type II diabetes

 https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326893.php#3

 Full, free item, links: Med. news today

Increasing kidney stones, what you can do

 https://health.clevelandclinic.org/why-kidney-stones-are-on-the-rise-and-what-you-can-do-to-reduce-your-risk/?utm_campaign=cc%20posts&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_content=191028%20&cvosrc=social%20network.facebook.cc%20posts&cvo_creative=191028&fbclid=IwAR0OsdM3i0aimSe0Gh__6Y2NVEPW2HqhWHnY261ccDEwmrufJVcKhZirsyM

 Full, free essay, links: Cleveland clinic

Lactic acid and cramps? Nope.

 https://curiosity.com/topics/lactic-acid-is-not-what-causes-sore-muscles-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Complete, free report, links, video: Curiosity

Physiological bits and bytes

Music and kids' IQ: maybe not so much

 https://undark.org/2019/11/04/music-lessons-intelligence/

 Full, free essay, links: Undark

Boys, girls, math: similar brain activity

 https://www.wbur.org/npr/777187543/math-looks-the-same-in-the-brains-of-boys-and-girls-study-finds?utm_source=WBUR+Editorial+Newsletters&utm_campaign=23ae25eaae-WBURTODAY_2019_11_08_06_09_&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d0781a0a0c-23ae25eaae-134672125

 Complete, free report, links: WBUR

Cleaner fluid, serious hypercalcemia

 https://casereports.bmj.com/content/12/10/e231771?utm_source=alert&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bmjcr&utm_content=latest&utm_term=02112019

 Free abstract: BMJ case rep.

Silent MI's

 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/21/well/live/silent-heart-attack-silent-myocardial-infarction-SMI.html

 Full, free item, links: NY times

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Was that MD an antivaxxer?

 https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/11/top-israeli-immunologist-accused-promoting-antivaccine-views?utm_campaign=news_daily_2019-11-06&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=3062475

 Full, free story, links: Science

Antivaxxers and religious exemptions

 https://www.cnn.com/2019/11/04/health/religious-vaccine-exemptions-study/index.html?utm_source=CNN+Health&utm_campaign=18b69bc900-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_11_05_02_11&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ddc799ed25-18b69bc900-100387269

 Full, free essay, links: CNN

Olfaction or old factories?

No olfactory bulb but still has olfaction

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/some-women-who-lack-olfactory-bulbs-can-still-sense-smell

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

Catnip: high cats?

https://www.livescience.com/does-catnip-get-cats-high.html?utm_source=Selligent&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=9632&utm_content=20191104_LS_Essentials_Newsletter+-+adhoc+&utm_term=2811867&m_i=ql0pM0EP5bH5_Z0Hu2dMKC9xlOagr7Tq98_14rKuCN%2BUn5PruK775MOf4odymDPxsXKgXOxYLgn6KYWJqaOoqOjkaGheVU4uqU

Full, free story, links: Live sci.

Tags:  catnip  hypercalcemia 

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Helpful physio.: Oct. 26-Nov. 2

Posted By David Evans, Monday, October 28, 2019

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Metabolism

Why hunger AND nausea?

https://www.livescience.com/why-nauseous-when-hungry.html

 Short, free item, links: Live sci.

She had purple urine!

 https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1905446?query=TOC

 Brief, free item, fig.: New Engl. j. med.

Poor sleep and diabetes

 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/1753-0407.12987

 Free abstract: J. diabetes

Physiological bits and bytes

Why measles is dangerous: "immune amnesia"

 https://science.sciencemag.org/content/366/6465/599

 Full, free essay, figs., linked cites: Science

Calcinosis

 https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1901830?query=TOC

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

Why some people are bitten more often

 https://www.livescience.com/65758-why-mosquitoes-target-certain-people.html?utm_source=Selligent&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=9306&utm_content=20191027_LS_Essentials2_Newsletter+-+adhoc+&utm_term=2811867&m_i=NcWUc_XviymOPFFsioRVZ8Tr7KwIXrgXu%2BesPdXQTs8bPu9iUIQ8boAhfZ96kHafTnXBSr4r9oCdBXSisxuvVOnRLTG9xdzNN

 Complete, free report, links: Live sci.

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Phall physio.: Oct. 19-26

Posted By David Evans, Monday, October 21, 2019

Physiological bits and bytes

Testosterone and women's athletics

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/10/study-shows-testosterone-boosts-athletic-performance-women?utm_campaign=news_daily_2019-10-22&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=3040956

Short, free item: Science

Life after decapitation?

 https://curiosity.com/topics/how-long-does-a-decapitated-head-remain-conscious-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Complete, free report, links: Curiosity

95% of baby food contains toxins

 https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/17/health/baby-foods-arsenic-lead-toxic-metals-wellness/index.html?utm_source=CNN+Health&utm_campaign=958fd33a1f-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_10_21_09_19&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ddc799ed25-958fd33a1f-100387269

Full, free essay, links: CNN

Ya gotta have heart!

American Indians and atrial fibrillation

 https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.042882

 Short, free story, fig., refs.: Circulation

Resting heart rate and Type II diabetes

 https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0735109719376752

 Free abstract, fig.: J. Am. coll. cardiol.

Adverse pregnancy and heart disease

 https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/JAHA.119.013092

 Full, free item, graphics, linked cites: J. Am. heart assoc.

Air pollution, heart attacks, and strokes

 https://www.bbc.com/news/health-50119981?intlink_from_url=&link_location=live-reporting-story

 Complete, free report, links: BBC

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Phys. now: Oct. 12-19

Posted By David Evans, Monday, October 14, 2019

Thanks to web detectives Kevin Patton and A.J. Petto

Neurophysiology

Chemosenses in gums

ttp://www.monell.org/news/news_releases/solitary_chemosensory_cells_SCCs_guard_gum_disease_oral_microbiome

 Free website, figs.: Monell chem. senses

Where did his taste buds go?

 https://www.livescience.com/missing-taste-buds-pernicious-anemia.html?utm_source=Selligent&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=8855&utm_content=20191017_LS_Essentials_Newsletter+-+adhoc+&utm_term=2811867&m_i=nPTAKm9BvA1TUMy7KZKUwKxQbxXoMxTBfzRSzBUOIjeRkANLO2%2BWwn7b53eNRRseDbq4LXVlzlQNWrHIoTxLUliKestcg7nnn2

 Complete, free report, fig. links: Live sci.

Severe sleep apnea, diabetic eye issues

 https://consumer.healthday.com/diabetes-information-10/misc-diabetes-news-181/sleep-apnea-linked-to-diabetic-eye-disease-751166.html

 Short, free item, links: Health day

Brain activity and Alzheimer

 https://www.the-scientist.com/notebook/genetic-risk-for-alzheimers-disease-linked-to-highly-active-brains-66483?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=78081334&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8MuptkiBbeYIBPxloGBMo17ZkLqFitlPDgz2tMJE2B2YEbMy4padohugZav9xr8Chwf0EvTvVI9wEHMcg70ZHG05mouQ&_hsmi=78081334

 Full, free story, figs., links: Scientist

Air pollution to brain

 https://www.the-scientist.com/infographics/infographic--how-air-pollution-could-affect-the-brain-66478?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=78138316&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-803Z7pBA080PGBoRRbkX0_CTGJSjZTaiY1n-Ke5VmxdE5wgdmF54VRjUEYCMWMRwU5cJY0DbLSbkNCKqOvwzAnal8TUg&_hsmi=78138316

 Free Infographic, figs: Scientist

Physiological bits and bytes

Lots of veggies, less kidney disease

 https://www.ajkd.org/article/S0272-6386(19)30662-6/fulltext?dgcid=raven_jbs_etoc_email

 Full, free article, linked cites., tables.: Am j. kidney dis.

Vanishing immunity after flu vaccine

 https://www.statnews.com/2019/10/14/updated-guide-changing-science-flu-shots/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=2791efd47e-MR_COPY_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-2791efd47e-149927409

 Full, free essay, links: STAT

Koalas, immunity, and viruses

 https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(19)31008-6

Complete, free report, linked cites, figs: Cell

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Physiology today: Oct. 5-12

Posted By David Evans, Monday, October 7, 2019

Physiological bits and bytes

Visual agnosia: who is that?

 https://curiosity.com/topics/visual-agnosia-is-why-one-man-mistook-his-wife-for-a-hat-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Full, free story, links: Curiosity

Sugar rush mythical

 https://curiosity.com/topics/sorry-parents-theres-no-such-thing-as-a-sugar-rush-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Full, free essay,links: Curiosity

Drinking dad, infant, congenital heat dis.

 https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2047487319877705

 Complete, full report, fig., links: Europ. j. prevent. cardiol.

Congenital heart disease and autism

 https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2019/10/08/peds.2018-4114?sso=1&sso_redirect_count=1&nfstatus=401&nftoken=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&nfstatusdescription=ERROR%3a+No+local+token

 Abstract: Pediatrics

Adopt a dog, live longer

 https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005554

 Full, free article, figs., linked cites.: Circulation

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Women: fewer HPV cases, vaccines cited

 https://www.jahonline.org/article/S1054-139X(19)30353-2/fulltext

 Free abstract: J. adolescent health

About this year's Flu vaccine

 https://www.statnews.com/2019/09/30/flu-vaccine-selections-may-be-an-ominous-sign-for-this-winter/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=eddb3262ad-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-eddb3262ad-149927409

 Full, free story: STAT

Flu: One-third pregnant women vaccinated

 https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6840e1.htm

 Full, free essay, refs.: MMWR

Irritable bowel syndrome, circadian rhythm

 https://immunology.sciencemag.org/content/4/40/eaax1215

 Complete, free report, links, figs.: Science

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Physiology today: Sept. 25-Oct. 5:

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, September 5, 2019
Updated: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Physiological bits and bytes

Sleep deprivation and hunger

 http://www.jlr.org/content/early/2019/09/04/jlr.P094375

 Free abstract: J. lipid res.

Hibernating ground squirrels: 8 months no water

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/10/here-s-how-hibernating-squirrels-live-months-without-water

 Full, free essay, fig.: Science

Yes, omega-3 really does help

https://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2019-09-major-meta-analysis-omega-fish-oil.html

Full, free item, links: Medxpress

Fructose v liver cell's mitochondria

https://www.genengnews.com/news/high-fructose-delivers-low-blow-to-livers-mitochondria/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20191002&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R

 Full, free story, figs., link: GEN

Pellagra in USA

 https://casereports.bmj.com/content/12/9/e230972.full

 Free abstract: BMJ case rep.

Is it OK to eat red meat? Maybe...

https://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/2752328/unprocessed-red-meat-processed-meat-consumption-dietary-guideline-recommendations-from

 Complete, free report, tables, linked cites: Ann. int. med.

Neurophysiology

Brain plasticity in the blind

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/10/echolocation-blind-people-reveals-brain-s-adaptive-powers

 Full, free essay, link: Science

How can pollution affect the brain?

https://www.the-scientist.com/infographics/infographic--how-air-pollution-could-affect-the-brain-66478?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=77508802&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8IWS6zh8HZovXfBvvHfWfmCrWuCKBgADt2t8JH3zObtyd-7IEiweJoxYP6aGiKmHoxe62KsrlqVuMYncvGIx82kIqcXw&_hsmi=77508802

 Full, free Info-graphic, links: Scientist

Too much exercise, judgement affected?

https://consumer.healthday.com/cognitive-health-information-26/brain-health-news-80/extreme-exercise-might-dull-the-brain-study-says-750624.html

 Short, free item, links: Health day

Landolfi sign

 https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1901850?query=TOC

 Short, free piece, fig., video: New Engl.  j. med.

Sleep, brain waves, and memory consolidation

 https://www.genengnews.com/news/brainwave-patterns-during-sleep-impact-on-ability-to-learn-new-tasks/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights_20191004&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R

 Complete, free report, link: GEN

Color illusions

https://www.wired.com/story/remember-the-dress-heres-why-we-all-see-colors-differently/?bxid=5be9d6c324c17c6adf3e921f&cndid=21353573&esrc=bounceX&source=EDT_WIR_NEWSLETTER_0_DAILY_ZZ&utm_brand=wired&utm_campaign=aud-dev&utm_mailing=WIR_Daily_092519&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nl&utm_term=list2_p2

 Short, free piece, video: Wired

Mouse fidgets, brain lights up!

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/mice-fidget-those-motions-have-widespread-effects-brain-activity?utm_source=Editors_Picks&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=editorspicks092919

 Short, free item, fig., link: Sci. news

Phall physio: Sept 18-Sept. 25

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton 

Neurophysiology

Brain scans: reading, listening similar

https://www.jneurosci.org/content/early/2019/08/16/JNEUROSCI.0675-19.2019

Free abstract: J. neurosci.

Blood pressure variability and Alzheimer

https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.13664

 Free abstract: Hypertension

"Sour" detector found in mice

https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(19)30950-X?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS009286741930950X%3Fshowall%3Dtrue

Free abstract, graphical abstract: Cell

Circulation

Hot flashes and cardiovascular issues

https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/24/health/hot-flashes-link-to-heart-attack-stroke-wellness/index.html?utm_source=CNN+Health&utm_campaign=241c9040c8-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_09_23_06_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ddc799ed25-241c9040c8-100387269

 Full, free story, video, links: CNN

Senescent cells and blood clotting

https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(19)31097-6?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS2211124719310976%3Fshowall%3Dtrue#secsectitle0065

 Complete, free report, links, figs.: Cell rep.

Physiological bits and bytes

Too much wasabi and then "broken heart"

https://www.livescience.com/wasabi-triggers-broken-heart-syndrome.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190925-ls

 Full, free item, links: Live sci.

Young kids need to drink what?

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/health/children-nutrition-juice.html

 Complete, free report, links: NY times

Microbes and fatty liver disease

https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/gut-microbe-linked-to-nonalcoholic-fatty-liver-disease-66447?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=77157255&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8VX7Tcr5MFRETAZDATn6RW77KW_gCXDZXVtTHftXSxZ35QGhPLfojgdFTtivrxZ2KreVF22tv1tjF8LkWzWD1_gQjoFA&_hsmi=77157255

 Full free story, figs., links, ref.: Scientist

Peak asthma day: Sept. 16

https://www.wbur.org/cognoscenti/2019/09/18/asthma-peak-week-laura-levis-peter-demarco?utm_source=WBUR+Editorial+Newsletters&utm_campaign=f2c97d4ecf-WBURTODAY_COG_2019_09_22_02_14&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d0781a0a0c-f2c97d4ecf-134672125

  Full, free essay, links, figs.: WBUR

Dream physio: Sept. 11-18

Thanks to web detectives Anya Goldina and A.J. Petto

Up in the air

Hypoxia city: high altitude and health

https://vis.sciencemag.org/hypoxia-city/

 Full, free article, slide show, links: Science

Air pollution and preterm births

https://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/16/18/3365

Complete, free report, tables, linked cites: Inter. j. env. res. pub. health

Physiological bits and bytes

Flight or fight hormone from bones in mice

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1550413119304413?via%3Dihub

 Full, free essay, figs., links: Cell metab.

Weird effects of vitamin deficiencies

https://www.popsci.com/strange-symptoms-unusual-vitamin-deficiencies/?utm_source=internal&utm_medium=email

Complete, free report, links: Pop. sci.

Immunocompromised and then this...

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1814626?query=TOC

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

Neurophysiology

Turning the pain off

https://science.sciencemag.org/content/364/6443/852.abstract

Free abstract: Science

Exercise v parkinsonism

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(19)30285-6/fulltext

 Free summary: Lancet

Multilingualism v dementia

https://content.iospress.com/articles/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/jad181302

 Free abstract: J. Alzheimer's dis.

 Cause of Krabbe disease

https://www.genengnews.com/news/krabbe-disease-cause-and-possible-therapeutic-strategy-identified/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20190918&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R

Full, free item, figs., link: GEN

Phine physio: Sept. 4-11

 

Thanks to web detectives Jenny McFarland, Kevin Patton, and A.J. Petto

Circulation

Do vegetarians have higher stroke risk?

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-49579820

Complete, free report, links, video: BBC

9/11 firefighters: increased cardiovascular risk

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2749446

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

Why bruises change color

https://curiosity.com/topics/why-do-bruises-change-color-curiosity/

Full, free article, links: Curiosity

Increase in hypertension in pregnant women

https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.12968?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=b93940cc5c-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-b93940cc5c-149927409

Free abstract: Hypertension

Rhnull: the rarest blood type

https://curiosity.com/topics/rhnull-the-rarest-blood-type-on-earth-has-been-called-the-golden-blood-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Full, free story, links: Curiosity

Physiological bits and bytes

Recruiting teachers for physio. questions

https://faculty.washington.edu/doherty2/physiologyquestions/

 Free website: U. Washington

Near death experiences explored

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30711788

Free abstract: Conscious cog.

Chili peppers v pain

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-chili-peppers-can-teach-us-about-pain/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=mind&utm_content=link&utm_term=2019-09-11_more-stories&spMailingID=60368506&spUserID=ODEzODU5NTc5OQS2&spJobID=1721456419&spReportId=MTcyMTQ1NjQxOQS2

 Free Q&A: Sci. Am.

Death rates vary in US states

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db350.htm?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=bfae345055-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-bfae345055-149927409

Full, free essay, graphs, refs.: MMWR

Sugared and no-sugar soft drinks and death risk

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-soft-drinks-mortality/soft-drinks-sugared-or-low-calorie-may-raise-the-risk-of-early-death-idUSKCN1VO2MU

Full, free story: Reuters

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Body functions: Aug. 28-Sept. 4

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, August 29, 2019

Thanks to web detectives Heiko Heisermann and A.J. Petto

Eatz and drinkz

Red wine drinking and better gut flora

https://www.beveragedaily.com/Article/2019/08/28/Red-wine-drinkers-have-better-gut-health-say-researchers

 Full, free story: Beverage

Low micronutrients and frailty in the aging

https://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(19)30497-9/abstract

 Free abstract: JAMDA [sic]

Sleep duration and MI's

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0735109719359492?via%3Dihub

Free abstract, figs.: J. Am. coll. card.

Vitamins: sometimes too much of a good thing?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/when-vitamin-pills-are-too-much-of-a-good-thing/

Complete, free report, links: Sci. Am.

Physiological bits and bytes

 Gout and kidney disease

https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2019/08/28/Gout-pushes-up-kidney-disease-risks-study-says/7261567015410/?ts_=16

 Full, free story, links: UPI

Inflammation of epiglottis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1816761?query=TOC

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

Neurophysiology

Saccadic masking: move your eyes, go blind

https://curiosity.com/topics/you-go-blind-thousands-of-times-a-day-thanks-to-saccadic-masking-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

Full, free story, links: Curiosity

Parasite controls rodents' brains

https://curiosity.com/topics/this-parasite-controls-mice-to-get-into-cats-guts-and-now-scientists-know-why-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Complete, free report, links: Curiosity

She had cerebral palsy but learned to walk

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/opinion/cerebral-palsy-medical-mobility.html?em_pos=small&ref=headline&nl_art=12&te=1&nl=opinion-today&emc=edit_ty_20190829?campaign_id=39&instance_id=11990&segment_id=16576&user_id=40063f454f5ee6517864c7ea7e74eafe®i_id=72700585emc=edit_ty_20190829

Full, free essay, link: NY times

Teen blind from junk food diet

https://www.livescience.com/teen-fussy-eater-vision-loss.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190902-ls

  Full, free article, links: Live sci.

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Physiology: Aug. 21-28

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, August 22, 2019

Neurophysiology

Exercise and the brain

https://www.the-scientist.com/infographics/infographic--exercises-effects-on-the-brain-64979

 Free Infographic, link: Scientist

How the brain turns symbols into language

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/imaging-scans-show-where-symbols-turn-letters-brain?utm_source=Editors_Picks&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=editorspicks082519

 Full, free article, links, ref.: Sci. news

Lychee fruit and a brain disorder

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(17)30035-9/fulltext

 Complete, free report, linked cites., graphics: Lancet

Wasabi, scorpion toxin receptors: pain paths

https://www.genengnews.com/news/scorpion-toxin-and-wasabi-receptors-help-scientists-unravel-chronic-pain-mechanisms/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights_20190823&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R

Full, free story, link: GEN

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Flu vaccination recommendations this year

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/rr/rr6803a1.htm?s_cid=rr6803a1_w

Complete, free report, links: MMWR

Prediction: Measles epidemic, vaccination exemptions

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2748595?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=e59beccdcb-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-e59beccdcb-149927409

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

Physiological bits and bytes

Long-term effects of an MI

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2748507?guestAccessKey=02de494e-7f5e-4745-8f89-91e557f86ffc&utm_source=For_The_Media&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=ftm_links&utm_content=tfl&utm_term=082019

Complete, free report, graphics, linked cites: JAMA

Plant protein associated with longer life

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/article-abstract/2748453

Free abstract: JAMA


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Tomorrow's physio.: Aug. 14-21

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, August 15, 2019

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Physiological bits and bytes

Hiccup causes

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/15/well/live/why-do-we-hiccup.html

Full, free item, links: NY times

Surge in US measles cases

https://www.cdc.gov/measles/cases-outbreaks.html?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=6f31d9c211-MR_COPY_10&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-6f31d9c211-149927409

Short, free essay, figs.: CDC

Maximum human endurance

https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/5/6/eaaw0341

 Complete, free report, figs., linked cites.: Sci. advance.

Biomarkers to predict mortality

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-11311-9

 Full, free item, tables, linked cites.: Nature

Muscle cramp causes

https://www.livescience.com/muscle-cramps.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190817-ls

 Full, free story, links: Live sci.

Neurophysiology

Epileptic seizures

https://curiosity.com/topics/these-are-the-most-surprising-triggers-of-epileptic-seizures-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

 Full, free essay, links: Curiosity

Watching memories

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/electrodes-show-glimpse-memories-emerging-brain

  Short, free item, figs., links: Sci. news

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