Daily Archives: September 10, 2016

Stress must not be confused with pain

Our article “Stress is not pain” was a critique on a study by Elwood & Adams who exposed crabs to electric shocks and concluded that their study ‘. . .fulfils the criteria expected of a pain experience’. 

Water disinfection in an open channel using computational fluid dynamics

Millions of people suffer from diseases by drinking dirty water each year. Public health data shows that 85% of child and 65% of adult diseases are due to waterborne pathogens and this disease rate is increasing. This

Optimizing diabetes care on a global scale

Diabetes is a major threat to healthy living for hundreds of millions of people worldwide.  Type-1 diabetes must be treated with insulin and type-2 diabetes (the more common form) can be treated with lifestyle changes, oral medication,