Friday, November 29, 2013
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) Department of Psychology Distinguished Professor Shu-Lan Hsieh's research on neurofeedback training proved that her training methods can improve attention and working memory performance, the university revealed recently., 1 Comment
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Consumer activists Tuesday cited a Captain America shield that contains 29 times more lead than allowed by law as one of the most dangerous toys of 2013.
An experimental device is letting paralyzed people drive wheelchairs simply by flicking their tongue in the right direction. Key to this wireless system: Users get their tongue pierced with a magnetic stud that resembles jewelry and acts like a joystick, in hopes of offering them more mobility and independence.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday that its office in Japan has lodged a protest with the Japanese government and demanded a correction to a website that listed Taiwan as an area with the avian influenza A (H7N9) virus.
The Tainan City Department of Health yesterday announced that a case of hemorrhagic dengue fever had broken out. The patient, a 62-year-old woman residing in Tainan's Northern District, has since been released from the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery, city health department officials said.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
The AIDS virus is infecting people at ayounger age, a Taipei city government official said Monday, calling for the public to pay more attention to the prevention of the deadly disease.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Sunday, November 24, 2013
Steroid injections given to pregnant women before they deliver a premature baby may increase the risk of the child developing behavioral and emotional problems later in life, researchers said on Friday.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Help yourself to some nuts this holiday season: Regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease — in fact, were less likely to die of any cause — during a 30-year Harvard study.