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A Purposeful Living 

This a good moment to indulge in self-introspection ask yourself this one question. What is purposeful living? We all have goals to achieve, and families to care of. Maybe this is our purpose. An increasing collection of research indicates that having a purpose in life may lengthen your lifespan. Purposeful Living & Longer Life Span This research […]

Eye Contact Is Intimidating For Individuals With Autism 

Developmental impairment known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is brought on by variations in the brain. People with ASD frequently struggle with social contact and communication. Out of the many characteristics of Autism, reluctance to make eye contact stands out. Researchers now believe they understand where in the brain the tendency to avoid eye contact comes from. A Peep […]

Allergens Love Smartphones 

That handy little device in your hands is probably making you sneeze repeatedly. Even a study found out smartphones are loaded with allergens like cat or dog allergens, bacteria, and fungi. Might as well give your smartphones frequent wipes after this one. Under the Microscope  To conduct the study, the researchers used 15 volunteers and phone simulators. Each participant […]

Beer Hops helps in Alzheimer’s now 

Next time you chug a can of beer, remember that it might protect you from Alzheimer’s. The beer hops that are used to flavor beer, give them that distinct bitterness. These hops have very unique health benefits.  According to recent studies, compounds derived from hop blossoms can prevent amyloid beta protein clumping, which is linked to Alzheimer’s disease. […]

Lab Grown Red Blood Cell

The saga of lab-grown components of the human body continues. This time it is lab-grown red blood cells (RBC). Red blood cells generated in a lab have been transfused into humans for the first time. This opened the door to potentially groundbreaking therapies for individuals with uncommon blood types or blood disorders like sickle cell disease. […]

We Are What We Eat

The saying “you are what you eat” is one that we have all heard. The food a person chooses to eat can have a significant impact on their general health. But it’s only recently that the importance of probiotics and fermented foods were recognized. Even a recent study says, adopting a diet rich in probiotics and fermented foods […]

Crosswords or Video Games?

Crosswords or Video Games? Seems like an obvious choice that video games will always be preferred. But the wisest choice would be to pick crosswords. A recent study reveals crosswords have helped to slow down the memory degeneration in the elderly. This study followed a group of older adults with mild cognitive impairment. Crosswords Vs Video Games  […]

Chirping Birds & Mental Health

The chirping birds have always amused poets and artists. Now a newly released study reveals that birdsong is good for mental health. According to the study, hearing, seeing, and simply coming into contact with birds can lift both depressed individuals and the general population’s spirits. The Experiment  Using a smartphone app called Urban Mind, the study tracked roughly […]

Special Sounds to Stop Nightmares

Crazy nightmares & weird dreams have plagued most of us at some point. But there are about 4% of adults are plagued by the distressing and recurring nightmares. To ease patients with chronic nightmares, researchers found that hearing specific sounds while sleeping helped. Nightmares & Nightmare disorders Most might think it’s normal to have frequent nightmares. But there […]

Our Brain Lights Up When We See Food

The best part about Halloween is all the candies and the good food. In the context of Halloween & food, a new study has found that a special part of our brain lights up when we see food. This section, known as the “ventral food component,” is located in the visual cortex of the brain, which is a region […]