Tag Archives: Skin

Fish Skin May Be New Miracle ‘Bandage’ For Burn Victims [Video]

Doctors in the coastal city of Fortalez, Brazil, have begun using skin from tilapia fish as bandages on burn victims. While the experimental technique can make for some unsettling imagery, it has also been producing amazing results. “In this historic city by the sea in northeast Brazil, burn patients look as if they’ve emerged from the waves. They are covered ...

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Microbes On ATM Keypads Come From Human Skin And Food, Study Says

Human skin and food particles appear to be the top sources of the microbes found on ATMs. That was the finding of a new study, where researchers went through automated teller machines in New York City and gathered data on the microbes found in the machines’ keypads. While it might seem like an unusual place to analyze microbe sources, ATMs ...

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Peanut Allergy Treatment With Skin Patches Soon: Tiny Wearable Patch Delivers Small Amounts Of Peanut Protein To Build Immunity And Resistance To Allergic Reaction [Study]

A new skin patch could help kids develop immunity and tolerance to peanuts. According to the researchers, nearly half of the children, who participated in the year-long trial, were able to consume 10 times more peanut protein than they could at the start of the study. A tiny wearable skin patch could soon be the answer to the deadly reactions ...

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Researchers Warn That Olive Oil And Sunflower Oil Harm Babies’ Skin, Increase Risk Of Eczema And Allergies

Parents are being cautioned not to massage olive oil or sunflower oil on their babies after surprising results of a newly published study showed that the oils damaged babies’ skin barrier and increased their risk of developing allergies, eczema, and other health complications. Olive oil and sunflower oil can weaken the skin barrier that blocks infections and allergens and stops ...

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New Plastic Clothing Material That Cools Skin Would Have Wide-Reaching Impact

From the realm of discoveries you never thought possible, a new plastic clothing material that cools the skin could truly change the way textiles are manufactured. Stanford researchers have found a new textile that’s derived from plastics which can be woven into clothing and help cool the body by up to four degrees. Moisture-wicking technology has already made an impact ...

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Milwaukee Riots Live Streaming Video Shows Race Issues More Than Skin Deep

Live streaming video of the Milwaukee riots shows that the race issues sparking outrage, protests and violence are more than skin deep. Violent protests and riots besieged the Wisconsin city after the shooting death of Sylville K. Smith on Saturday, August 13. Since then, nights have been filled with rioting, violence and looting. Will the riots continue? 23-year-old Sylville K. ...

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Burkina Faso bans donkey skin exports, affecting Asian trade

Burkina Faso has banned the export of donkey skins as a sharp increase in sales to Asia is threatening the animal’s population. Donkeys have been “over-exploited” and their numbers needed to be kept at a sustainable level, the government said. China is a big importer of donkey skins from Burkina Faso, using them to make traditional medicines. In Burkina Faso, ...

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Kendall Jenner And Hailey Baldwin Stole The Show On Saturday- Dynamic Duo Flashed Some Skin And Strut Their Stuff As They Arrived For Adele Concert in L.A.

Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin stole the show on Saturday (August 6) at the Adele gig in Los Angeles. The models flashed some skin in skimpy tops and strut their stuff for the paparrazi as they entered the Staples Center together for the concert. Adele is in the midst of her sold out world tour. Kendall and Hailey certainly seemed ...

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Drake — Funkmaster Flex Gets Under His Skin … In a Big Way (VIDEO)

Funkmaster Flex apparently struck a never, because Drake went off on him again … this time calling him a lame DJ. Drake hit up Space Ibiza in NYC after his Saturday night MSG performance, and went at FF again. Drake is clearly furious the DJ dared to say on the air the rapper doesn’t write all of his own lyrics. ...

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Drake — Funkmaster Flex Gets Under His Skin … In a Big Way (VIDEO)

Funkmaster Flex apparently struck a never, because Drake went off on him again … this time calling him a lame DJ. Drake hit up Space Ibiza in NYC after his Saturday night MSG performance, and went at FF again. Drake is clearly furious the DJ dared to say on the air the rapper doesn’t write all of his own lyrics. ...

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