The diaphragm has a previously unknown role in the body - it helps us maintain balance, scientists from Silesia demonstrated in their research. Their experiment shows that the greater the thickness and mobility of this muscle during the breath, the better the person`s balance.
The International Center for Translational Eye Research (ICTER) will be established in Warsaw thanks to the funding granted by the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) in the International Research Agenda programme (IRAP). Its goals will include the development of tools for early diagnosis of eye diseases.
93 percent of Polish citizens believe that vaccination is the most effective way to protect children from serious diseases. 90 percent are convinced that vaccination of children causes more good than harm, and 86% believe that vaccines are safe, according to a CBOS (Public Opinion Research Center) survey.