Stretchable Fiber-Optic Sensors for Skin-Like Sensation

Researchers at Cornell University have developed stretchable sensors that can detect sensations such as strain, pressure, and bending, much like human skin. Deformation is measured through changes in optical paths within the flexible fiber optic sensors. By providing a sense of ‘touch’, the sensors could provide additional functionality for medical soft robots or prostheses and… Read More »

Why clear liquid before surgery -diet

Colleague’s E-mail is Invalid. Your message has been successfully sent to your colleague. Save my selection. Postoperative nausea and vomiting after unrestricted clear fluids before day surgery. A retrospective analysis. Pre-operative fasting is intended to reduce the volume and acidity within the stomach in order to reduce the risk, and consequences of regurgitation and aspiration… Read More »

Prenatal Valproic Acid (Depakote) Exposure Increases Risk for Neurodevelopmental Disorders

While we have considerable information regarding the teratogenic risk associated with prenatal exposure to various antiepileptic drugs (AEDs), we have considerably less information on the impact of exposure to AEDs on behavioral outcomes in children.  Several studies have shown that exposure to valproic acid (Depakote) may be associated with increased risk of autistic traits and/or… Read More »

Vitamins and keto diet

This is my 2nd week and I still feel terrible. I love this diet. It is generally recommended to consume fish 3 times a. Selenium is found keto the following keto-friendly foods: Brazil and. Since the keto vitamins restricts people tend to cut and and many plants have carbohydrates, it is easy to see for… Read More »

Why do people do the mediterranean diet?

The Mediterranean diet is a diet inspired by the eating habits of Spain, Italy and Greece in the s. Olive oil has been studied as a potential health factor for reducing all-cause mortality and the risk of chronic diseases. The Mediterranean diet is associated with a reduction in all-cause mortality in observational studies. The Mediterranean… Read More »

Diet for a 1 year old

Low spice pav bhaji with lentil soup. A quickly readied snack suited for mornings and afternoons. Encourage, but don’t pressure or force your child to eat at a particular time. What to do when your child refuses to eat solid foods Make sure she is hungry at mealtimes and has not just had a snack.… Read More »