Shift to EVs could prevent millions of kid illnesses by 2050, report finds

A widespread transition to zero-emission vehicles and electricity would dramatically improve the health and well-being of children nationwide and save hundreds of infant lives by 2050, estimates a new report by the American Lung Association. The shift to greener transportation and energy would also prevent 2.79 million pediatric asthma attacks and millions of other respiratory…

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Lab-grown male gonads set to revolutionise fertility research at Bar-Ilan University

Creation of laboratory-grown testicle organoids by scientists at Bar-Ilan University represents monumental achievement in reproductive medicine A fluorescent image of a testicular organoid created from mouse embryos and incubated in a dish for 14 days.—SWNS Scientists at Bar-Ilan University, led by Dr. Nitzan Gonen, have successfully created laboratory-grown testicle organoids, signifying a major stride in…

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Cancer and Pakistan | The Express Tribune

IAway from the maze of Pakistan’s civil, military elitist politics in Islamabad, I recently spent some three weeks at the Shaukat Khanum Hospital in Lahore for a complicated liver tumour surgery. Some complications confined me to the intensive care unit (ICU) most of the time. As doctors struggled to get me back on my feet…

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