Healthcare Knuggets

Mar 17, 2024

Hey everyone,

I’ve got some exciting news to share with you today! First up, we’ve got a sneak peek into China’s new underground neutrino lab, JUNO. This lab, located beneath a granite hill, is set to start detecting by the end of the year and is at the forefront of a race to determine the mysteries of neutrinos.

In addition, researchers have identified the first near-complete mitochondrial genome sequence of the pathogen that causes the deadliest form of malaria from an ancient Roman skeleton. This discovery could provide valuable insights into the history of malaria.

We’ve also got some interesting insights into the benefits of plank exercises over traditional sit-ups for building core strength. Plank exercises recruit a better balance of muscles and are less hard on the back compared to sit-ups, making them the new gold standard for working your core.

Furthermore, new animal research suggests that a type of keto diet enriched with fish oil could be best at helping prevent lung cancer. And we’ve got some great tips on simple exercises to improve your balance, which can help prevent falls and build confidence.

So, lots of exciting and informative news to keep us all in the loop about the latest developments in healthcare and science. Stay tuned for more updates and keep exploring new ways to stay healthy and informed!



Stay Well!