Christine Marie

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Forget 'Stop and Frisk' -- Cops Across US Collecting DNA of Innocent People in 'Stop and Swabs'

Without laws to guide them, police around the country have begun collecting people’s DNA — even when no crime has been committed — using private labs …

Mass Shootings

6 Basic Workout Rules That Personal Trainers Live By

It doesn’t matter how often you workout or how you prefer to get your sweat on, any person who has been in the fitness world for some time will tell …

The Artificial Leaf That Converts Carbon Dioxide To Fuel

<i>Image Source: tweaktown.com</i><p>Sun is the ultimate source of all forms of energy. Solar energy is converted from one form to another and it ultimately …

10 Proven Ways To Help Stop Negative Thinking

“I’m not going to get it right;” “everything always goes wrong” “I always have such bad luck…” Happiness can be elusive with this kind of negative …

Happiness

Need Help Meditating? This Wonderful Chart Will Help

If you’re having a stressful day, this fantastic chart has all the tips and tricks you need to help you meditate. Created by London-based designer …

Cannabis And Coconut Oil Make Powerful Mixture to Kill Cancer Cells

Marijuana or also known as the female cannabis plant has been used for medical purposes for centuries back.<p>Its cultivation has been recorder in …

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Alzheimer’s Disease: Period Pain Drug Cures Symptoms In Mice, New Research Shows

The incurable Alzheimer’s disease may now have a cure. A new research by the University of Manchester shows that the most common form of dementia can …

Vegan Meal Plan: A Week of Delicious Breakfasts, Lunches, and Dinners

When Kenji launched this year's Vegan Experience, reader Double_J left a comment requesting a little help mapping out what a week of vegan eating looks like. Well, Double_J, your wish is our command. Below, you'll find a meal plan for each day, including hearty breakfasts, lunches, snacks, and …

Viva vagus: Wandering nerve could lead to range of therapies

With outposts in nearly every organ and a direct line into the brain stem, the vagus nerve is the nervous system’s superhighway. About 80 percent of …

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

Seven Zen Stories That Could Open Your Mind

For centuries, Zen masters have used stories and koans, or paradoxical riddles, to help students realize their true nature. These stories are often …

Meditation

An Ancient Ayurvedic Drink that will Change Your Health

Chaas, also called as Mor in South India, is a common drink in most Indian households. It is roughly called in English as buttermilk. It is the …

High Blood Pressure

Meditation and Sleep: Finding Space Between Thoughts

Recently I spoke to David Less, CalmCircleCollege meditation director, about the relationship between meditation and sleep.<p><i>What is the difference between the awake and asleep state?</i><p>When awake, our consciousness is bounded by the experience of the senses. When asleep, our consciousness is free to …

Stress can lead to 'broken heart syndrome'

During stressful and traumatic times, it can sometimes feel as if blood isn't flowing.<p>Turns out that's a real response, according to cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Chris Magovern.<p>Called takotsubo cardiomyopathy, it's known as "broken heart syndrome."<p>What can happen, he explained, is the muscular …

Immune system gene leads to schizophrenia clue

From the tangled web of schizophrenia biology, scientists have pulled out one tantalizing thread. Variants of a protein that helps snip connections …

Ginger Is Effective In Killing Cancer Cells, Study Finds

In spite of the fact that there have been a lot of advancements in cancer research in recent decades, the reality is that cancer remains the fourth …

Cancer

Happiness is your own vegetable patch! Follow the sun to pick your plot, the six essentials you need to grow and the added ingredient that will transform meals

The quality of homegrown vegetables and fruit invariably outstrips almost anything that you can buy.<p>I have yet to meet a person who does not agree …

Gardening

A Gene In The Brain Helps Us Filter Out Distracting Information

And it could lead to a better way to treat ADHD and autism<p>Neurodevelopmental disorders like ADHD, autism, and other attention and learning disorders can all have different and unique symptoms that set them apart from each other. At the same time, though, people with these disorders seem to share …

How to Turn Your Lunch Hour Into an Amazing Mental Boost

What if you were to treat that one hour each day as food for your body and your mind?<p><i>What are some interesting things I can do during a 1-hour lunch break each weekday besides dining out? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people</i> …

The virus that could cure Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and more — NOVA Next | PBS

In 2004, the British chemist Chris Dobson speculated that there might be a universal elixir out there that could combat not just alpha-synuclein for …

Neuroscience

How to Instantly Have a Success Mindset | Inc.com

I've been waiting in the hotel lobby for two minutes. My temper begins to rise as I think, <i>How inconsiderate of them to waste my time!</i> But I catch myself.<p>I was about to tell myself a victim story, and I remembered: You can't run a multimillion-dollar business as a victim.<p>You can't lead successfully …

Self-improvement

Forget calorie counting — this is the real secret to weight loss

Stop us if you’ve heard this before, but everything you know about weight loss may be wrong.<p>In his new book, “The Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets …

Weight Loss

How Your Thoughts Change Your Brain, Cells and Genes

Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.<p>It's been shown over and over again that just thinking about something can cause your brain to release neurotransmitters, chemical messengers that allow it to …

Diagnosing the Trump phenomenon: Column

What does a narcissist look like? The Donald is a textbook example.<p>The presidential election campaign has launched a debate about narcissism and political leaders. And no wonder, given the criteria listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders for Narcissistic Personality …

Psychology

Detox Your Life: 5-Step Holistic Ayurvedic Spring Cleanse

Cleanse all parts of your life this season with Naturopathic doctor Karuna Sabnani's comprehensive plan for detoxing your mind and body to let your …

Detox

Yoga for the Nervous System

1/21<p>1<p>Yoga Asanas for Nervous System<p>Frequently practicing yoga may help improve your physical and mental health. One of the key benefits of yoga lies …

Yoga