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Intelligence May Stem From a Basic Algorithm in the Human Brain

Theory of Connectivity<p>The human brain is the most sophisticated organ in the human body. The things that the brain can do, and how it does them, have …

The Brain

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: Happiness is a state of mind. As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

Happiness

Harvard Scientists Think They've Pinpointed The Physical Source of Consciousness

This is where awareness lives.<p>Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite …

Why it's important to get the flu shot this season

(WXYZ) - Not enough people take the flu seriously. We have a large group of people not getting a flu shot.<p>I’m talking about those between 18 and 49 …

Nutrition

If You Run Fast Enough You Can Shut Your Mind Up for a While

When I run, I think about everything. My mind wanders here and there and by the time I’m done, it often feels like I’ve found solutions for every …

The Brain

Lifting weights could make you more intelligent, study suggests

Regularly lifting weights could make you more intelligent, a new study of people with the early signs of dementia suggests.<p>A group of people aged 55 …

Dementia

Stronger muscles lead to stronger brain

A study led by the University of Sydney in Australia has found that gradually increasing muscle strength through activities such as weightlifting …

New Technology in Sports Medicine - 8 Impactful Inventions 2017

New Technology in Sports Medicine – 8 Most Impactful Inventions 2017<p>on October 28, 2016 at 5:00 am<p>Athletes are some of the most injury-prone …

Men's resting heart rates may be linked with their mental health

Young men with elevated heart rates and high blood pressure may have an increased risk of developing certain mental health disorders later in life, a new study from Sweden finds.<p>In the study, researchers looked at data collected between 1969 and 2010 on nearly 1.8 million men. The men's resting …

Mental Health

Ever wondered what happens to your body when you stop exercising?

We’ve all been there. Be it the evenings getting darker, or if you’re swamped in the office all week, sometimes it’s particularly easy to think of a …

Body Fat

The downside of calorie-counting apps and health tracking | Amazing Body Exercises

In 2009, MIT college student Lawrence David started a job on the body that required him to track all locations of his health. For over a year, he …

3tags.org

Virtual reality plus treadmill training may help reduce falls linked to aging, Parkinson's disease

Healthy Living Linked to Better Brain Function and Delay of Dementia

<i>Summary: Eating a healthy diet with lots of fruits and vegetables along with regular exercise can help stave off cognitive decline in adults, a new</i> …

14 Reasons Why the BMI Formula Is Bogus

This may come as a shock, but just because you drink kombucha and eat overnight oats doesn't necessarily mean you're healthy. (Especially if you're …

Silicon Valley Is Coming for Your Lunch

Neil Grimmer’s lunch was entirely green. We were meeting at Gregorys Coffee in midtown Manhattan, where most people order lattes and doughnut holes, …

Being fit protects against health risks caused by stress at work

It is a well-known fact that fitness and well-being go hand in hand. But being in good shape also protects against the health problems that arise …

Exercise Changed This Neuroscientist’s Life And Now She Wants To Change Yours

Devoted to solving intricate physiological questions about the brain for almost her entire adult life, Wendy Suzuki, a neuroscientist at New York University, was proud of her work. But the long hours dedicated to research eventually left her feeling socially isolated and physically weak.<p>Taking up a …

The Brain

Language learning boosts brain plasticity and ability to code new information

By studying brain electrical activity of volunteers, researchers found that language acquisition enhances brain plasticity and capacity for learning. …

GUIDE: 10 pens to improve your handwriting - Journal

There are common issues facing many of us when it come to our handwriting, such as legibility, consistency or that we just don’t like the way it …