Jelani Lewis-Knights

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Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

The market for Lithium (Li) is about to explode.<p>What we are witnessing now is nothing less that the transition from a carbon- to a lithium-based …

Warren Buffett's 10 rules to get rich

At first I thought the manager of my local Jimmy John's was just a huge Warren Buffett fan. But then I did some research online and I found out that this same plaque can be found in Jimmy John's restaurants all across the country.<p>Why are these plaques in Jimmy John's? Well, that remains a mystery. …

Investing

New Brain Maps With Unmatched Detail May Change Neuroscience

Sitting at the desk in his lower-campus office at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, the neuroscientist Tony Zador turned his computer monitor toward me …

First Gene Therapy For Inherited Disease Gets FDA Approval

The Food and Drug Administration Tuesday approved the first gene therapy to treat an inherited disease.<p>The treatment is called Luxturna, a genetically modified virus that ferries a healthy gene into the eyes of patients born with retinal dystrophy, a rare condition that destroys cells in the retina …

Biotechnology

Elon Musk Unveils Falcon Heavy Rocket Photos Ahead of Maiden Flight

Falcon Heavy at the Cape pic.twitter.com/hizfDVsU7X<p>— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 20, 2017<p>SpaceX founder Elon Musk unveiled a tantalizing first …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

Exercise

Apple cider vinegar: What the experts say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular natural health products around, with claims for everything from sanitizing toothbrushes to whittling waistlines.<p>But how much of its popularity is based on hype? Could you be wasting your time or -- even worse -- harming your health?<p>Here are 10 …

Cider

Marijuana's effects on the body, brain, heart and sperm: All your weed questions answered

With five more states voting on whether or not to legalize recreational marijuana come November, millions more Americans are closer than ever to …

3tags.org

30 Bathroom Ideas by Famous Interior Designers

Sometimes isn’t easy to find the right <b>room ideas</b> to inspire you to create a beautiful <b>bathroom design</b>. The projects of the <b>best interior designers in</b> …

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)<p>Updated on May 3, 2017<p>What Is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease?<p>Gastroesophageal reflux disease, …

Gut Busting: How Gaseous Substances in the Body Affect Psyche and Behavior

<i>Summary: A new study reports on the role gasotransmitters play in behavior and psychology.</i><p>Source: Lomonosov Moscow State University.<p><b>Professor</b> …

10 CrossFit workouts to get rid of love handles

Walk into any CrossFit box and the second thing you’ll notice—after the symphony of crashing weights—is that no one seems to be able to afford a …

Workouts

Why alcohol makes you feel warm – and other strange effects it has on the brain

Alcohol: why do we drink it? People have been consuming alcohol for at least 10,000 years. And when drinking water was rather risky, alcohol seemed a …

One-Hour Killer Cardio and Strength Training Workout

In an ideal world, you would have all the time in the world to do cardio and strength workouts separately. In the real world, you're lucky if you can …

Workouts

How Dopamine is Transported Within the Brain

<b>Researchers at University of Florida Health have discovered the mechanics of how dopamine transports into and out of brain cells, a finding that</b> …

Neuroscience

Bodyweight Training: Are You Strong Enough?

Two-hundred-sixty-pound Indian super heavy weight wrestling champ “The Great Gama” built a 56-inch chest, coupled with a 50-year undefeated wrestling …

Exercise

Maybe medical school applications should come with a warning label

409 Shares<p>I did some pretty crazy things to get into medical school (don’t worry Mom, nothing illegal). For several years before applying I became a …

4 breakfast mistakes that might be making you gain weight

Breakfast kick starts your metabolism for the day, so you don’t want to mess that up. Here are the top four breakfast mistakes I see, plus how to fix each one.<p><b>The mistake: you skip it to save calories</b><p>Forgoing breakfast may seem like a calorie-saver, but it can actually be a fat trap. Researchers at …

Nutrition

Doctors breach the blood-brain barrier for the first time

Our blood-brain barrier is a highly selective membrane specially designed to only allow very specific molecules access to our grey matter while keeping everything else out -- regardless of whether they're invading foreign bodies or potentially life-saving medicines. That's no longer the case. …

This Breakthrough Report Of A Cancer-Causing Tapeworm Is A Straight-Up ‘Nope’

The Nov. 5 issue of the <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i> presents a terrifying tale that elevates tapeworms from a mere nuisance to a medical nightmare. A 41-year-old man visited Colombian doctors after suffering from a terrible, ongoing cough and severe weight loss.<p>After a period of illness, the man …

Parents who refused to let baby die of leukaemia change medical history

Lisa Foley and Ashleigh Richards refused to let their daughter die of cancer<p>When Lisa Foley gave birth to her second daughter Layla in June 2014 everything seemed fine.<p>There had been no problems during pregnancy and the baby was born a healthy 7lbs 10oz and seemed happy and content.<p>But at …

Immunotherapy