Psychedelics Create A Kind of Consciousness We Have Never Seen Before
April 20, 2017 | Consciousness | M.Forrester
More researchers are accepting the power of psychedelics with unprecedented potential to treat disease and psychological trauma, but most of all, to reorganize the brain and shift thought patterns. Measuring neuron activity has revealed that psychedelic drugs really do alter the state of the brain, creating a different kind of consciousness.
'Use By' Food Dates Are Responsible For Billions In Food Waste
April 19, 2017 | Lifestyle | K.Foster
Norbert Wilson who joined the Friedman School as a professor of food policy, has been investigating food waste, building on his past research on food choice, domestic hunger, food banking and the international trade of food products. What motivates people to spend good money on food they don't intend to eat?
DHA vs EPA: Which Omega-3 Is Better?
April 18, 2017 | Nutrition | M.Chan
High-doses of the omega-3 DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) may boost the Omega-3 Index (O3I) more than EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid), says a new study.
The Limitations of Children In School Is Also Their Strength
April 13, 2017 | ChildHealth | M.Chan
Although adults can beat children at most cognitive tasks, new research shows that children's limitations can sometimes be their strength.
80-Year Study Shows Happiness Is The Driving Force In Our Health
April 12, 2017 | Happiness | K.Foster
How people describe both positive and negative events in their lives influences their perception of their own life. When scientists began tracking the health of 268 Harvard sophomores in 1938 during the Great Depression, they hoped the longitudinal study would reveal clues to leading healthy and happy lives. They got more than they wanted.
Feeling Blue? Grab Your Friends and Have Fun, Say Researchers
April 11, 2017 | Happiness | A.McCarthy
Those suffering from feeling unhappy and experiencing elevated depressive symptoms--respond to positive experiences with a marked reduction in their depressive mood according to a recent study in the Journal of Clinical Psychology.
High Dose Vitamin C Can Reduce A Cold's Duration By 20 Percent
April 6, 2017 | Immunity | M.Chan
People with the high levels of vitamin C from their diets are known to have reduced risk of cardiovascular disease and early death. But did you know the wonder vitamin can effectively help you with the common cold?
The Link Between Patience And Your Imagination
April 5, 2017 | Lifestyle | A.McCarthy
How often do you act impulsively without considering the consequences? What if you could learn how to be more patient?
Boosting Solar Technologies By 3000 Percent
April 4, 2017 | Lifestyle | Kelley Bergman
Inspired by an American fern, researchers have developed a groundbreaking prototype that could be the answer to the storage challenge still holding solar back as a total energy solution.
The People We Form Relationships With Have This Common Template
March 30, 2017 | Lifestyle | K.Foster
Ever wonder what all your failed relationships have in common? The people we closely bond with share many similarities -- both physically and personality-wise -- a new UC Davis study has found.
5 Best Marijuana Strains For Headache Relief
March 29, 2017 | Headaches | M.Torres
Anybody whose has experienced a migraine headache knows they can be debilitating and painful. Moreover, the symptoms are often stubborn to pharmaceutical pain relievers. There is an effective plant-based alternative that also happens to be one of the most potent healing plants in the world.