Over the past three years, cognitive screening has become part of the back-to-school ritual for dozens of local high school athletes… Click here to read the entire article. Click here for more information on sports-related concussions.
Giving vitamin A supplements to children under the age of five in developing countries could save 600,000 lives a year, researchers claim… Click here to read the BBC report. Click here for more information on vitamins.
Eating certain foods can help people lower their cholesterol levels, even without the aid of medication, a new study finds… Click here to read the study results found on a Time.com website. Click here to learn more about how to lower your cholesterol.
Dutch agricultural company PlantLab wants to change almost everything you know about growing plants… Click here to view the entire report. You may have to scroll down a bit to do so. Click here to learn more about the future of food.
Single men could die about a decade earlier than married men. Single women don’t fare much better, new research finds… Click here to read the entire MSNBC report. Click here for more information on single versus married life.
A new study links higher vitamin D levels to a higher risk of skin cancer… Click here to view the entire ABC News report. Click here to learn more about skin cancer.
Experts in The Lancet say this is the least amount of activity an adult can do to gain any health benefit… Click here to read this new BBC report. Click here to learn what counts as exercise.
John A. Rogers, a professor of materials science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has developed a prototype that can replicate the monitoring abilities of bulky electrocardiograms and other medical devices that are normally restricted to a clinical or laboratory setting… Click here to read the entire MIT Technology Review article. Click here for [...]
As a movement philosophy, transhumanism and its proponents argue for a future of ageless bodies, transcendent experiences, and extraordinary minds… Click here to read the entire article found on the Discover Magazine website. You may have to scroll down a bit to view it. Click here to learn more about transhumanism. Homo Evolutis
Some things are more fun to try than others… Click here to view the entire MSNBC report. You may have to scroll down a bit to see it. Click here to learn more about different wines.