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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says police morale is "improving significantly" after it hit a low last summer and that she is confident the city will get to the "other side" in bringing crime down. "We are a resilient city," Bottoms said.
This week’s Medical Minute, discusses a manmade molecule called “givinostat” that coaxes stem cells, which have the potential to become any cell type, to become “muscle progenitor cells”, which are useful for recovery from injuries, and the loss of muscle mass that comes with aging.
This week’s Medical Minute, discusses a compound called “EnnA”, which is isolated from a fungus growing on the roots of a flowering plant in Morocco. It is showing signs of being a powerful new weapon in the battle against aggressive, triple negative breast cancer.
This week’s Medical Minute, discusses how high doses of CBD, a compound found in the cannabis plant, has been found to reduce the accumulation of beta-amyloid plaque in the brain that is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease.
This week’s Medical Minute, discusses a study finding those with a higher body mass index, or “BMI” tend to do better with some diseases than normal or underweight individuals … even when they are admitted to intensive care.