Posts in category

DIET FOR SICKNESS


19 Signs Your Thyroid Isn’t Working Right

Read More

Things can start to go wrong when your thyroid is under- or over-active The thyroid, a butterfly-shaped gland in the neck, can have a dramatic impact on a huge variety of bodily functions, and if you’re a woman over 35 your odds of a thyroid disorder are high—more than 30 percent, by some estimates. At …

1.7k

Here is your moment of Zen. How Does Meditation Change the Brain? Meditation can sharpen attention, strengthen memory and improve other mental abilities. Scientific American editor Ferris Jabr examines the changes in brain structure behind some of these benefits. The practice of meditation can sharpen our attention, strengthen memory and improve other mental abilities. In …

1.7k

Scientists think there may be a link between what’s in your gut and what’s in your head, suggesting that bacteria may play a role in disorders such as anxiety, schizophrenia and autism. Dr. James Greenblatt, a Boston-area psychiatrist, had a puzzling case: a teenager arrived in his office with severe obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), as well …

1.7k