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May 25, 2015


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Changing the Gene with Meditation   

Mindful meditation may be used to cure physical ailments like inflammation.

November 29, 2012


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How Does Yoga Reduce Stress?

Yoga can be a great way to de-stress!

September 13, 2012


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Depression May Have An Evolutionary Benefit

Depression may have an evolutionary benefit. It may improve one's chances of fighting off infection.

October 13, 2010


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Health Issue: The Size Of Your Waist

Are you concerned about your weight? Well, researchers believe you should also worry about the size of your waist.

March 11, 2010



Is It Possible To Be Too Clean?

Is it possible to be too clean? Scientists are investigating the "hygiene hypothesis".

July 30, 2006


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Lactic Acid’s Not the Burn

Lactic acid isn't the enemy it's been made out to be.

December 1, 2005


A Web of Disorders

Eat too much and you might wind up obese. Eat the wrong things and watch your cholesterol shoot through the roof. As if that’s not enough, doctors have found that, taken together, conditions like high blood pressure and obesity are good predictors of illnesses including heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


Big Fido Is Watching You

That’s when you have a tiny, encased computer chip inserted under the skin of your dog or cat. Why?All sorts of information can be encoded on the chip, from the name of the animal’s owner–useful in case the animal gets lost–to information about its medical history a vet might need.

September 27, 2003


What is Endometriosis?

Because these growths are pieces of uterine lining, they do what uterine lining normally does every month, the tissue grows and tries to be shed.

September 27, 2003


Why Your Voice Gets Lower When You Have a Cold

Ever wonder why your voice gets lower when you have a cold. Find out on today's Moment of Science.

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