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  • Dangerous Bacteria Actively Seek Out Human Blood, Scientists Discover

    Dangerous Bacteria Actively Seek Out Human Blood, Scientists Discover

    Eat your heart out, A24: Some real-life bacterial germs are literally hungry for our blood, new research suggests. Scientists have found evidence that certain disease-causing bacteria, including strains of Escherichia coli, are chemically attracted to the serum in our blood as a source of food. The horrifying findings seem to explain why these bacteria tend…


  • Seeing Too Much Light at Night May Raise Your Stroke Risk

    Seeing Too Much Light at Night May Raise Your Stroke Risk

    Too much light at night may be bad for our brains, research out this week suggests. In a population of city residents in China, researchers found a link between increased exposure to artificial outdoor light at night and a greater risk of stroke. Unsurprisingly, they also found that more exposure to air pollution was linked…