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Concussions Can Be Detected With New Blood Test Approved by F.D.A.

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a long-awaited blood test to detect concussions in people and more quickly identify those with possible brain injuries.<p>The test, called the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator, is also expected to reduce the number of people exposed to radiation …

Medicine

Here's Why Eating More Slowly May Help You Lose Weight

People looking to lose weight might try all kinds of ways to eat fewer calories. Now, a study in <i>BMJ Open</i> sheds some light onto which of those …

Nutrition

WATCH: Are Egg White Omelets Really Better for You?

To quote countless frustrated nutritionists: "People, just eat the whole egg!"<p>Yes, really. "If you want the most nutrition from your morning omelet, …

Nutrition

The One Thing You Should Do When You Cook Salmon

Salmon is such a healthy choice for lunch or dinner. It is rich in the healthy fats and Omega 3’s our doctors always tell us we should consume more …

Cooking

7 myths about healthy food people still believe

Whether it’s conflicting studies or confusing labels, it’s becoming harder and harder to achieve a so-called “balanced” diet.<p>“Nutrition is constantly …

Diabetes

Only 2% of people can solve this Einstein riddle — see if you can figure it out

There's nothing like a good riddle to stimulate your mind and give you an excuse to channel your inner Sherlock Holmes. Sure, the thrill of solving puzzles may not give you the adrenaline rush of a skydive, but regularly doing logic and crossword puzzles can keep your brain young as you age. And …

Mathematics

Remembering the Father of the God Particle, Satyendra Nath Bose: Life, contributions, and his work with Einstein

World famous Indian scientist, Satyendra Nath Bose is known for working with Albert Einstein on the Bose-Einstein Condensate and his work on the …

India

Eagles offer Super Bowl tickets to fan who freaked out after surgery

WILLIAMSTOWN, N.J. — The Philadelphia Eagles have surprised a fan who woke up groggy from recent dental surgery asking, “Did I miss the Super Bowl?!?”<p>…

Super Bowl

Elizabeth Blackwell

The first woman in America to receive a medical degree, Elizabeth Blackwell championed the participation of women in the medical profession and …

Women in Science

What You Eat for Breakfast May Help Combat Arthritis Pain

We have all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day — and this may be especially true for arthritis patients.<p>New research out of …

Arthritis

Scientists Just Identified The Physical Source of Anxiety in The Brain

And they can control it with light.<p>We're not wired to feel safe all the time, but maybe one day we could be.<p>A new study investigating the …

Neuroscience

Raspberry Pi's latest competitor RockPro64 brings more power plus AI processor

The RockPro64 developer board is a Rockchip RK3399-powered alternative to the Raspberry Pi.<p><i>Video: A guide to Raspberry Pi in 60 seconds</i><p>Pine64 has …

Raspberry Pi

Why the Flu Kills Young, Otherwise Healthy People

As one of the worst flu seasons in years continues to sicken people across the U.S., one of its most striking aspects are the untimely deaths it’s …

Public Health

Online courses don't work, but education can still be disrupted

The labour force is changing at a rapid pace. Technology is generating entirely new industries and jobs, while eradicating antiquated ones. Some may …

Education

Yes, There Is Gravity in Space

This week, I settled down to watch the first episode of The 100. If you haven't seen the show, I'll just point out that it takes place in the near …

Physics

Scientific research shows gender is not just a social construct

When my colleague Corinne Purtill bought her doll-loving daughter an engineering kit, she had to laugh when the then-three-year-old used the present as a hairbrush. For all Corinne’s efforts at gender-neutral parenting, her daughter clearly enjoyed some traditionally feminine toys.<p>A study published …

Social Sciences

Rule Of Thirds Photo Contest v3 Winners

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing the rule of thirds composition in the Rule Of Thirds Photo contest v3 with …

Photography

I Asked 5,000 People How They Stay Passionate at Work. Here's What I Found

The data shows a clear path.<p>When it comes to selecting a job or career, the usual advice is to love what you do. In fact, given all the talk about …

Jim Carrey

Roasted Peppers with Eggs

Ingredients<p>2 large red peppers<br>• 1/3 cup shredded Havarti cheese<br>• 2 green onions thinly sliced (white and green parts separated)<br>• 4 eggs<br>• pinch each salt and …

Recipes

Octapeptin: 'Forgotten' antibiotic offers hope against worst superbugs

An antibiotic overlooked since its discovery 40 years ago could help develop new drugs against life-threatening infections caused by some of the …

Microbiology

The Single Worst Way to Respond to Customer Complaints (and How to Avoid It)

People want to protect the freedom they feel entitled to, and it creates a recipe for customer service disaster.<p>Exceptional customer service is critical to keeping your business humming. Getting there can involve all kinds of strategies, but the real key is to grasp that most difficult customer- …

Self-help

10 easy healthy one-pot recipes

One pot can provide you with a healthy, hearty family meal and minimise time spent cooking in the kitchen – not to mention the washing up afterwards. …

Cooking

Researchers recorded a thought making its way through the brain in real time — see what it looks like

What happens in the brain when you're listening to a person's voice or looking at their face?<p>Neuroscientists at the University of California Berkeley have some new answers to that question after peering inside the opened-up heads of 16 epilepsy patients.<p>The scientists' aim was to track what happens …

The Brain

New Study on Black Hole Magnetic Fields Has Thrown a Huge Surprise at Astronomers

Space is full of mysteries.<p>For the first time, scientists have studied the magnetic field of a black hole inside the Milky Way in multiple …

23 Plant-Based Protein Recipes If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

What I’ve learned from my tally of 757 doctor suicides

Five years ago, I was at a memorial. Another suicide. Our third doctor in 18 months.<p>Everyone kept whispering, "Why?"<p>That was when I decided I had to find an answer.<p>So I started counting dead doctors. I left that memorial service with a list of 10. Today I have 757 suicides on my registry.<p>And I …

Mental Health

These Quinoa Breakfast Bowls Will Give Your Mornings a Makeover

Making the switch to eating healthier can seem a little limiting when you're new to the game. But as delicious as they are, there's more to healthy …

19 Healthy Chili Recipes to Get You Through Winter

Whenever the weather gets unbearably cold, I make chili. The temperature wouldn't often drop below 40 degrees where I grew up in Southern California, …

Cooking

How to Pack High-Protein Mason Jar Salads For the Week

• POPSUGAR<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• meal prep<p>High-Protein Mason Jar Salads<p>How to Pack High-Protein Mason Jar Salads For the Week<p>Shares<p>Colourful chopped veg and …

7 Surprising Sources of Protein That Aren't Meat or Dairy

Bulk up your meals with these power plants<p>Most guys looking to gain love a juicy piece of chicken breast, and with good reason. Your body needs protein to build and maintain lean muscle. Plus, the essential macronutrient helps keep you full, regulate your hormones, and build strong bones.<p>Loading up …