A groundbreaking study from the University of Barcelona has revealed that daily consumption of peanuts and peanut butter can lead to the production of compounds in the gut that significantly enhance memory and reduce stress responses, including anxiety and depression, among healthy young adults. The findings, originating from the ARISTOTLE study, were recently published online in the Journal of Functional Foods in September and were shared by The Peanut Institute.
The quest for youthful looks has driven thousands of people to opt for cosmetic filler injections, a trend that has now raised red flags among plastic surgeons. Recent warnings highlight potential issues related to the immune system and a heightened risk of cancer that individuals who have undergone such procedures may face.
The US government has resumed its program to provide free COVID-19 tests to the public, allowing households to order up to four tests per family via Covidtests.gov. Those without internet access can request tests by calling 1-800-232-0233 (TTY 1-888-720-7489). These tests, which can be conducted at home, are available regardless of whether individuals exhibit symptoms, with an expiration date extended by the US Food and Drug Administration to ensure their reliability through the end of the year.