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4Ocean offers bracelets that are saving our oceans!

July 13, 2017

Every bracelet funds the removal of one pound of trash from the ocean.

Chemotherapy may spread cancer and trigger more aggressive tumours, warn scientists

July 6, 2017

Chemotherapy could allow cancer to spread, and trigger more aggressive tumours, a new study suggests.

Researchers in the US studied the impact of drugs on patients with breast cancer and found medication increases the chance of cancer cells migrating to other parts of the body, where they are almost always lethal.

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Quote of the day

July 4, 2017

Choose sides and disagree with your opponents. Compete. It fuels wars and social unrest.

Brain structure and response to emotional stimuli as related to gut microbial profiles in healthy women.

July 4, 2017

Objective: Brain-gut-microbiota interactions may play an important role in human health and behavior. However, while rodent models have demonstrated effects of the gut microbiota on emotional, nociceptive and social behaviors, there is little translational human evidence to date. In this study we identify brain and behavioral characteristics of healthy women clustered by gut microbiota profiles.

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Researchers are finding that your mental patterns could be harming your telomeres — essential parts of the cell’s DNA — and affecting your life and health. Nobel-winning scientist Elizabeth Blackburn and health psychologist Elissa Epel explain.

June 29, 2017

How can one person bask in the sunshine of good health, while another person looks old before her time? Humans have been asking this question for millennia, and recently, it’s becoming clearer and clearer to scientists that the differences between people’s rates of aging lie in the complex interactions among genes, social relationships, environments and lifestyles. Even though you are born with a particular set of genes, the way you live can influence how they express themselves. Some lifestyle factors may even turn genes on or shut them off.

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American Pravda: CNN Producer Says Russia Narrative “bullsh*t”

June 28, 2017

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When The NYC Subway Banned Dogs, People Got So Creative

June 23, 2017
If there’s anything New Yorkers are known for, it’s being persistent in the face of obstacles. Nothing will get in our way; not mean-spirited bosses, trash-talking roommates, or the damn MTA.

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