Why do I need to fast before surgery?

If you are about to undergo surgery, it is often required or recommended to...

Europe plans to take on SpaceX with homegrown reusable rockets

Earlier today, France’s Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire stated that the ArianeGroup, the European...

Peru: mass grave of covid victims called into question by families

Virtually no country has been exempt from the catastrophic covid epidemic. In Peru, as...

Landfills repurposed to create solar farms in Illinois

Nearly 40 acres of landfills have been repurposed to create solar farms that will...

Nosophobia: causes, symptoms, and treatment

As the name suggests, nosophobia is a phobia, which corresponds to an irrational fear of contracting a...

We will need 1000 mega-rockets in order to become multi-planetary, says Elon Musk

On Wednesday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk revealed that the maiden orbital flight of the...

Symptoms of tooth decay and how to prevent it

Tooth decay or caries is an attack on the enamel (the hard protective layer)...

Where are your kidneys located?

A persistent misconception is that the kidneys are located in the lower back since...

Kidney infection symptoms (10 signs of pyelonephritis to watch out for)

A kidney infection, known formally as pyelonephritis is an infection, associated with inflammation, of bacterial origin,...

What causes dry mouth (and tips to prevent and treat it)?

Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, is due to a lack of saliva in...