Real Science: Almost Half the Population May Be Infected with a Mysterious Virus that Makes People Stupid

stuScientists at Johns Hopkins Medical School have identified a mysterious virus that literally makes people stupid, and it has so far been found in about 45% of the people tested. The discovery of the “stupid” virus, normally found in algae, was revealed at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The study, entitled “Chlorovirus ATCV-1 is part of Continue reading

Taming the Monkey Mind—How Meditation Affects Your Health and Wellbeing

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Your DNA interfaces with elements in your environment and your conscious behavior, and dictates your actual gene expression

The relaxation response is a physical state of deep rest that changes physical and emotional responses to stress; decreasing heart rate, blood pressure, Continue reading

Cancer Breakthrough: Probiotics May Save Patients from Deadly Chemotherapy; Antibiotics May Cause Chemo to Be Fatal

proIf you or someone you love is facing the possibility of cancer or chemotherapy, make sure they read this story. Breakthrough new science conducted at the University of Michigan and about to be published in the journal Nature reveals that intestinal health is the key to surviving chemotherapy. Continue reading