Tag Archives: temperature

Sensing internal organ temperature with shining lights

A cheap, biocompatible white powder that luminesces when heated could be used for non-invasively monitoring the temperature of specific organs within the body. Tohoku University scientists conducted preliminary tests to demonstrate the applicability of this concept and published their findings in the journal Scientific Reports. Thermometers measure temperature at the body’s surface, but clinicians need… Read More »

Medical News Today: What is a normal body temperature range?

Normal body temperatures vary depending on many factors, including a person’s age, sex, and activity levels. The normal body temperature for an adult is around 98.6°F (37°C), but every person’s baseline body temperature is slightly different, and may consistently be a little higher or lower. In this article, we discuss the normal ranges of temperature… Read More »

Dream, light, temperature and melatonin

With some typical summer night temperatures, sleep can become an ordeal. And when you get to sleep, it is often late and wrong. Moreover, in the summer, often abandon usual routines at bedtime and wake up. This in turn affects the little restful sleep is. Why? How to put solution? This article explains the relationship… Read More »