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How Changes Made At The Smallest Molecular Level Signal Cellular and Human Adaptation

March 14, 2018 - 5:24pm
Something that has always eluded the scientific paradigm is causation. Science is always far behind simple empirical observation-so far behind anything remotely relating to the understanding of ourselves and our universe because it does not assess the subatomic forces that guide all matter. Thus, science only knows correlation. Today, discoveries being made beyond the atomic level are demonstrating how forces within living cells determine how they respond to mechanical forces and the human body itself.
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Science Isn't After The Truth, It's After What's Convenient

March 9, 2018 - 5:56pm
Although science is an admirable achievement, we look silly when we claim there are no limits to what it can do, say two new books.
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Science Isn't After The Truth, It's After What's Convenient

March 9, 2018 - 5:56pm
Although science is an admirable achievement, we look silly when we claim there are no limits to what it can do, say two new books.
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The Most Common Mental Health Disorder Linked To Abdominal Fat

March 8, 2018 - 7:02am
While many recent studies have suggested an association between obesity and common mental disorders, the exact nature of any relationship remains uncertain. We only know that there is indeed a relationship. The real question becomes whether or not their relationship is reciprocal.
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The Most Common Mental Health Disorder Linked To Abdominal Fat

March 8, 2018 - 7:02am
While many recent studies have suggested an association between obesity and common mental disorders, the exact nature of any relationship remains uncertain. We only know that there is indeed a relationship. The real question becomes whether or not their relationship is reciprocal.
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How Calcium Carbonate Supplements Increase Cancer Risk

March 7, 2018 - 6:28am
A certain type calcium supplementation, with or without vitamin D, could heighten the risk of developing colorectal cancers, warn researchers.
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Home Testing Our Urine May Soon Give Us Insight On How Our Body Is Aging

March 6, 2018 - 11:57pm
Researchers find that a substance indicating oxidative damage increases in urine as people get older. The study, published today in open-access journal in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, also describes a way to easily measure levels of this marker in human urine samples.
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10 Things You Probably Don't Know About Avocados

March 5, 2018 - 6:07am
The indigenous people in the highlands of Mexico have been enjoying them for over 10,000 years.They're delicious and versatile and without them guacamole doesn't exist. But I bet you didn’t know these ten amazing facts about avocados.
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5 Biggest Reasons You're Always Cold

March 1, 2018 - 4:18pm
It's common for women to report feeling cold, partly as a result of physiology, hormones and a greater susceptibility to factors within the body that play with our internal thermostat. Our body relies on various chemical reactions to keep its warmth and when there is a significant deficiency of essential physiological mechanisms and nutrients, it may make you feel cold all the time.
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What's The Best Time To Eat An Apple?

February 28, 2018 - 3:51am
Apples are a widely consumed, rich source of phytochemicals, and epidemiological studies have linked the consumption of apples with reduced risk of some cancers, cardiovascular disease, asthma, and diabetes. However, its prowess and immunity increasing abilities is optimal at a specific time of the day.
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How You Speak Predicts If Psychedelic Therapy Will Help You

February 27, 2018 - 6:05am
The way you speak may reveal whether a psychedelic drug could help treat depression or anxiety.
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5 Huge Benefits of Fasting

February 23, 2018 - 4:41am
We are conditioned to eat. It doesn't matter what culture or where we are geographically located, we always set up patterns to eat at certain times of the day. We even do it unconsciously. What if we broke that pattern? What if we broke the pattern for days? Intermittent fasting allows the body to use fat as it’s primary source of energy instead of sugar and there are five huge benefits.
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Hitting Rock Bottom Frees Us From Negative Emotions

February 22, 2018 - 6:26am
We've all heard it said, "When you hit rock bottom, there's nowhere to go but up." This can prove especially true in business, where bottoming out as a result of job loss can be necessary before finding the radical solution that will lead to a new work identity, according to new research from the University of Notre Dame.
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Converting Temperature Fluctuations Into Electrical Power

February 20, 2018 - 6:21am
Thermoelectric devices, which can generate power when one side of the device is a different temperature from the other, have been the subject of much research in recent years. Now, a team at MIT has come up with a novel way to convert temperature fluctuations into electrical power. Instead of requiring two different temperature inputs at the same time, the new system takes advantage of the swings in ambient temperature that occur during the day-night cycle.
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Cause Does Not Always Precede Effect - Your Present Influences Your Past

February 19, 2018 - 5:57am
This idea that the future can influence the present, and that the present can influence the past, is known as retrocausality. It has been around for a while without ever catching on -- and for good reason, because we never see effects happen before their causes in everyday life. But now, a fresh twist on a deep tension in the foundations of quantum theory suggests that we may have no choice but to think again.
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Prevention Against Gallstones - Eat More Foods With Vitamin E

February 16, 2018 - 11:14pm
More than 90 percent of the population does not meet their recommended daily allowance of vitamin E. Researchers in Germany led by the University of Kiel found that subjects with gallstone disease had lower blood levels of vitamin E than those who did not have gallstones.
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Interested In Muscle? Eat Whole Eggs Rather Than Egg Whites

February 15, 2018 - 8:23pm
Egg yolks also contain over 80 percent of the overall vitamins and minerals that can be found within the egg as a whole. The yolk also contains enzymes which help the body absorb the protein in the white. People who consume protein from whole eggs or from egg whites after engaging in exercise differ dramatically in how their muscles build protein, a process called protein synthesis, during the post-workout period, researchers report in a new study.
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Long-Term Study Links Inflammatory Diet To Colorectal Cancer

February 13, 2018 - 6:51am
Men and women who consume processed meats, refined grains, sodas and other sugary beverages are more likely to develop colorectal cancer (CRC), reports a recent study in JAMA Oncology.
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Junk Science: Naturally Occurring Amino Acid In The Body Causes Cancer

February 12, 2018 - 3:34pm
Every once in while scientists will target a random nutrient with bizarre claims that it is cancer causing. This one happens to be found in asparagus, nuts and seafood. Oh, and it also naturally occurs in the human body.
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The Truth On What Energy Drinks Are Doing To Kids

February 9, 2018 - 6:43am
Teens who consume too many energy drinks are also known to suffer from dehydration, tremors, heat stroke and heart attacks. Now the focus is on behavior. Are energy drinks turning teens into hyperactive, unhealthy, disobedient delinquents? Public perceptions seem to be shifting towards believing that.
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