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What is Aquamation

What is Aquamation

Aquamation Definition Aquamation, or alkaline hydrolysis, is a process in which the body of the deceased is immersed for a few hours in a mixture of water and a strong alkali in a pressurized metal cylinder and heated to around 150 degree centigrade. The combination of gentle water flow, temperature and alkalinity accentuate the breakdown […]

The omicron variant symptoms you could face based on your COVID vaccine status

The omicron variant symptoms you could face based on your COVID vaccine status

The omicron variant of the novel coronavirus has become the dominant strain in the United States. Now, more reports of the omicron variant symptoms have started to emerge from front-line workers. Dr. Craig Spencer, an emergency room doctor in New York, recently shared some anecdotal information about what’s been seen in the emergency room when it comes to COVID-19. […]

People with inflammatory bowel disease have more microplastics in their feces: Study

People with inflammatory bowel disease have more microplastics in their feces: Study

A small new study has found that people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have more microplastics in their feces. Researchers based in China wrote about their findings in a peer-reviewed paper published the journal Environmental Science & Technology on Wednesday. The examined fecal samples from 50 healthy people and 52 people with IBD, which refers to digestive […]

FDA approves world’s first injectable treatment to prevent HIV: What this means in fight against AIDS

FDA approves world’s first injectable treatment to prevent HIV: What this means in fight against AIDS

The FDA is hopeful that a long-acting injectable drug for HIV prevention will boost uptake of such medication in high-risk groups. Earlier this week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the world’s first-ever injectable medication capable of reducing the risk of acquiring HIV. The injectable, known as Apretude or by its generic name, […]