Anti-inflammatory agents may reduce symptoms of major depression, suggests a new study (n=1,610), which adds to the mounting evidence that there is a connection between emotional functioning and inflammation, suggesting that inflammation may trigger depression, almost like an allergic reaction.

Anti-inflammatory agents may reduce symptoms of major depression, suggests a new study (n=1,610), which adds to the mounting evidence that there is a connection between emotional functioning and inflammation, suggesting that inflammation may trigger depression, almost like an allergic reaction. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Researchers have reported a significant breakthrough in producing hydrogen and clean drinking water from seawater, one of the most abundant resources on earth. The device, composed of inexpensive non-noble metal nitrides, manages to avoid many of the obstacles that have limited earlier attempts.

Researchers have reported a significant breakthrough in producing hydrogen and clean drinking water from seawater, one of the most abundant resources on earth. The device, composed of inexpensive non-noble metal nitrides, manages to avoid many of the obstacles that have limited earlier attempts. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Should moderators provide removal explanations? Analysis of32 million Reddit posts finds that providing a reason why a post was removed reduced the likelihood of that user having a post removed in the future.

Should moderators provide removal explanations? Analysis of32 million Reddit posts finds that providing a reason why a post was removed reduced the likelihood of that user having a post removed in the future. submitted by /u/asbruckman to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A new study has found a link between air pollution and changes in the corpus callosum, a region of the brain associated with neurodevelopmental disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

A new study has found a link between air pollution and changes in the corpus callosum, a region of the brain associated with neurodevelopmental disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD). submitted by /u/Wagamaga to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Copper hospital beds may kill bacteria, suggests new study, which found that copper beds in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) harbored an average of 95% fewer bacteria than conventional hospital beds with plastic surfaces, most of which had concentrations of bacteria that exceed levels considered safe.

Copper hospital beds may kill bacteria, suggests new study, which found that copper beds in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) harbored an average of 95% fewer bacteria than conventional hospital beds with plastic surfaces, most of which had concentrations of bacteria that exceed levels considered safe. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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North America is lagging behind other continents when it comes to understanding the potential risks that microplastics and associated pollutants pose to both fisheries and the humans that consume the seafood.

North America is lagging behind other continents when it comes to understanding the potential risks that microplastics and associated pollutants pose to both fisheries and the humans that consume the seafood. submitted by /u/Wagamaga to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Any amount of running, even just once a week, is better than no running, in lowering risk of death from all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer, finds a new study (n=232,149), which also found that higher doses of running may not necessarily be associated with greater mortality benefits.

Any amount of running, even just once a week, is better than no running, in lowering risk of death from all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer, finds a new study (n=232,149), which also found that higher doses of running may not necessarily be associated with greater mortality benefits. submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Many over-50s who were diagnosed with autism late in life had grown up believing they were bad people. It is thought to be the first study of its kind that examines the phenomenon of receiving a diagnosis exclusively in middle age.

Many over-50s who were diagnosed with autism late in life had grown up believing they were bad people. It is thought to be the first study of its kind that examines the phenomenon of receiving a diagnosis exclusively in middle age. submitted by /u/Wagamaga to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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20,000 patients to be given subsidised medical marijuana in first major trial on the positive effects of cannabis to treat Anxiety, Chronic Pain, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, PTSD, Tourette’s and substance addiction creating the largest body of evidence in Europe to prove to policy makers.

20,000 patients to be given subsidised medical marijuana in first major trial on the positive effects of cannabis to treat Anxiety, Chronic Pain, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, PTSD, Tourette’s and substance addiction creating the largest body of evidence in Europe to prove to policy makers. submitted by /u/The-Daily-Meme to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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