British victim describes what it is like to have coronavirus

‘Every pore on my body opened’: British victim describes what it’s like to have coronavirus as he’s treated in Japan after catching virus on infection-riddled ship the Diamond Princess as two other passengers DIE David and Sally Abel were diagnosed with the killer coronavirus onboard the cruise ship Diamond Princess …

What is Prednisone & Why Does It Make Your Face Puffy?

Bodies are always complicated — and bodies dealing with chronic illness and autoimmune disease often have different challenges to navigate than some of their peers. For folks whose treatments involve the corticosteroid (a fancy word for hormones produced in the adrenal cortex or made synthetically to decrease inflammation) like Prednisone,…

This is why people talk in their sleep

We’ve all got secrets, and spilling the beans when we’re fast asleep is arguably one of our worst nightmares. But studies show sleep talking or sleep speeches are normally made up of gibberish or nonsensical words instead of the deep-seated, heartfelt messages that popular culture (and our deepest fears) make…

Four Reasons Why Your Diet is Failing

Ever notice how your body weighs different at different parts of the day? It is not uncommon for the human body to do that, because our body stores water in different quantities according to the time of the day to best suit its needs. For example, in the morning, right…

Learning is optimized when we fail 15% of the time

To learn new things, we must sometimes fail. But what’s the right amount of failure? New research led by the University of Arizona proposes a mathematical answer to that question. Educators and educational scholars have long recognized that there is something of a “sweet spot” when it comes to learning….

Report finds Americans’ health is flagging

(HealthDay)—The United States just received its annual checkup, and the news isn’t good. Life expectancy has declined over the past three years, driven down by increasing rates of suicides and drug overdoses. Electronic cigarette use among teens nearly doubled in the last year, increasing the risk of addiction for an…