Cancer is all over the news lately, thanks to early detection, celebrity patients, and those ubiquitous “Hey Cancer” ads. Though medical breakthroughs may be in the offing, the Big C still packs a psycho/spiritual wallop for the newly initiated,
Articles for Health
by Gretchen Reynolds: The value of mental-training games may be speculative, as Dan Hurley writes in his article on the quest to make ourselves smarter, but there is another, easy-to-achieve, scientifically proven way to make yourself smarter.
Super Mario and the gang might have been onto something with all their mushroom gathering. The mighty mushroom is brain food — they are packed with vitamins, minerals and probiotic immune strengthening properties and are also incredibly diverse and versatile.
Buckminster fullerene molecules, the naturally occurring spheres made up of 60 carbon atoms, have long been suspected to have biological benefits.
Researcher Kamal Meattle shows how an arrangement of three common houseplants, used in specific spots in a home or office building, can result in measurably cleaner indoor air.
For a full year, AJ Jacobs followed every piece of health advice he could — from applying sunscreen by the shotglass to wearing a bicycle helmet while shopping.
by Catherine Pearson: Researchers have made great strides in developing drugs and technologies to improve heart health, but the key to a healthy ticker may be far simpler.
Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler have been making the case for Abundance for some time now. Whether you are skeptical or not, the evidence is piling up. One great example I came across today is the Chilean Water Plasma Purifier.
It’s no surprise that our brains change as we age; however, new studies report that mental decline may start around age 45 — earlier than was previously believed.
by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche: When I began running, naturally I found myself applying the principles of meditation to my exercise. For me, this seems natural because running is a training of the body, and meditation is a training of the mind.