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Vision loss influences perception of sound

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Vision loss influences perception of sound Vision loss influences perception of sound Credit: CC0 Public Domain People with severe vision loss can less accurately judge the distance of nearby sounds, potentially putting them more at risk of injury, according to new research published in the journal Scientific Reports. Researchers from …

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    High-strain exercise linked to very early pregnancy loss

    High-strain exercise linked to very early pregnancy loss

    High-strain exercise linked to very early pregnancy loss High-strain exercise linked to very early pregnancy loss Lindsey Russo is a Ph.D. student in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences. Credit: UMass Amherst In women with a history of miscarriage, higher levels of physical activity were associated with a …

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      Researchers identify therapeutic targets to prevent cancer-associated muscle loss

      Researchers identify therapeutic targets to prevent cancer-associated muscle loss

      Researchers identify therapeutic targets to prevent cancer-associated muscle loss Researchers identify therapeutic targets to prevent cancer-associated muscle loss Samples of muscle tissue from pancreatic cancer patients show that increased levels of the enzyme NOX4 (red) correlate with increased levels of muscle degeneration. Credit: Dasgupta et al., 2020 Researchers at the …

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