Fast-evolving COVID variants complicate vaccine updates

Fast-evolving COVID variants complicate vaccine updates

Vaccines might become more effective if they target newer variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, not just the original one.Credit: Joseph Prezioso/AFP/Getty As countries brace for another Omicron wave driven by the variants BA.4 and BA.5, calls to update COVID-19 vaccines are growing louder. Existing vaccines based on the version of the virus SARS-CoV-2 that emerged … Read more

Shin-chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation – The Endless Seven-Day Journey coming west for PS4, Switch in August

Shin-chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation - The Endless Seven-Day Journey coming west for PS4, Switch in August

Publisher Neos Corporation and developer Millennium Kitchen will release Shin-chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation – The Endless Seven-Day Journey for PlayStation 4 and Switch in August worldwide, the companies announced. It will support English, Japanese, German, Spanish, and Portuguese subtitle options. In Japan, where the game is currently available for Switch, the … Read more

Israeli Scientists May Have Discovered the Key to the Fountain of Youth

a woman's face, left half young skin, right half aging skin

After two decades of research, scientists at Haifa’s Rambam Health Care Campus and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have found a way of rejuvenating human skin and organs. The successful study was conducted on laboratory mice and has just been published in the journal Science Advances, issued by the American Association for the Advancement of … Read more

Researchers say switching between healthy and unhealthy foods increases the risk of diabetes

Constant change between a low-calorie and high-calorie diet can increase your risk of heart disease and diabetes, a new study of rats finds

Switching back-and-forth between calorie restrictive and normal diets may be more harmful for a person’s health than never adopting a healthy diet, a new study finds. Researchers at Georgetown University, in Washington D.C., found that an unstable, changing, diet can cause long term harm to a person and even put them at an increased risk … Read more