Rachel Beam

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When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write

The woman was sitting on a gurney in the emergency room, and I was facing her, typing. I had just written about her abdominal pain when she posed a question I'd never been asked before: "May I take a look at what you're writing?"<p>At the time, I was a fourth-year medical resident in Boston. In our …

Top Xposed Framework Modules

Xposed Framework is a powerful tool, that allows you to add certain functionality and features to your device which would otherwise be available only through flashing custom ROMs. Xposed framework requires root to access core Android resources, using them to run different modules to add new …

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Overweight and obese kids are in denial about their weight, CDC says

New government data suggest a non-medical cause of America's childhood obesity crisis: denial.<p>According to the<p>Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 48% of obese boys and 36% of obese girls think their weight is “about right.” Among kids and teens who were merely overweight, 81% of boys and …

Piggybacking cells hold clue to cancer growth – and treatment for melanoma

Discovery of how fast growing tumour cells hitch ride on invasive cells could help create a new drug to tackle skin cancer<p>Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer: aggressive forms of the disease can grow and spread rapidly to other parts of the body, highlighting the urgent need for new …

The Science of Why We Don’t Believe Science

Go someplace dark and watch meteors!

Tonight – July 27, 2017 – and in the coming nights, treat yourself to one of nature’s spectacles. Every year, people look forward to the August …

Astronomy

Evidence suggests babies in womb start learning earlier than thought: study | Reuters

ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - Babies in the womb show evidence of learning by their 34th week, three weeks earlier than previously thought, new research has found.<p>“It really pushed the envelope” in terms of how early babies begin to learn, lead researcher Charlene Krueger, associate professor at the …

What Research Tells Us About the Most Successful Relationships

There's no single "formula" to a perfect relationship. However, we've studied an awful lot about what successful couples do. Everyone's relationships …

New York Times

Our Incredible Immune System

The human body is a biological marvel. Tasked to protect it is our immune system, which is responsible for detecting and neutralizing a wide variety …

5 Things to Say Instead of "I'm Sorry"

When someone bumps you on the subway or while passing you in a hall, what’s your initial response? If you’re like most women, you default to a quick …

If Your Entire 90's Childhood Was A Movie, This Would Be The Trailer

We know that the 90's was quite an era for pop culture -- who <i>doesn't</i> remember the incessant chatter of a Furby? -- but what if you could see the best of the best items in a feature film?<p>Well, now you can. Or, at least, you can see the trailer for what <i>would</i> be a hilariously kitschy movie.<p>In this …

Game of Thrones Season Four Blooper Reel

YouTube Link<p>If you're a fan of blooper reels, as I am, you're sure to enjoy the season four bloopers that the <b>Game of Thrones YouTube Channel</b> posted …