Hack Your Unconscious To Boost Your Memory and Learning
It seems like hard conscious work, but much of the learning process goes on deep in the mind. Here are the top tips to improve how you recall facts
Study Examines Microdosing Psychedelics To Enhance Focus and Ease Anxiety
Microdosing is the act of consuming sub-perceptual amounts of psychedelics, like LSD or Psilocybin Mushrooms. A new study from the University of Toronto reveals fascinating insights into how and why people use small doses of psychedelics for therapeutic effects.
Over 50 Industrial Chemicals Found In Average Pregnant Woman
Scientists at UC San Francisco have found a way to screen people's blood for hundreds of chemicals at once, a method that will improve our ability to better assess chemical exposures in pregnant women, and to identify those exposures that may pose a health risk.
Is Showering or Bathing Better For Your Health?
A randomised intervention study from Japan has compared the physical and mental health effects of daily full-immersion bathing with showering. The participant-reported results add practical insight to theories in which is more favourable.
Are People Who Are More Prone To Guilt More Trustworthy?
New research from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business finds that when it comes to predicting who is most likely to act in a trustworthy manner, one of the most important factors is the anticipation of guilt.
More Evidence CT Scans Increase Brain Cancer Risk
More evidence from a new study in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute that CT scans increase the risk of brain tumors.
The Way You Think Physically Changes The Structure of Your Brain
The way people think and act not only affects the way the brain operates, but also its shape, according to researchers at the University of Zurich (UZH). They found that each brain has physical properties as unique as fingerprints that can alter over time.
One Way To Increase Your Beneficial Bacteria Without Any Food
It turns out that exercise can do more than slim down your waistline and boost heart health. It might also make what’s inside your gut healthier, according to a new study by San Francisco State University.
Spending Time Outdoors Reduces The Risk of 6 Different Ailments
Living close to nature and spending time outside has significant and wide-ranging health benefits -- according to new research from the University of East Anglia. 'The health benefits of the great outdoors: A systematic review and meta-analysis of greenspace exposure and health outcomes' is published in the journal Environmental Research.
Psilocybin Mushrooms Help Addicted Cocaine Users Stop
Unlike with alcohol or nicotine, pharmacological options are not available to individuals addicted to cocaine. However, researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham believe the tool to help individuals treat their addiction may very well exist in nature.
Expecting A Stressful Day Harmful To Your Mindset
There may be some truth to the saying "getting up on the wrong side of the bed," according to Penn State researchers who say starting your morning by focusing on how stressful your day will be may be harmful to your mindset throughout the day.
Open Relationships Just As Satisfying As Monogamous Ones
A new University of Guelph study has revealed that people in open relationships are as happy as their coupled-up counterparts.