Microbes- the li'l things in life

The Good Bacterium

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3 decades ago, British scientist David Strachan coined the “hygiene hypothesis”, proposing that increased exposure to microorganisms could benefit health. Scientists at the University of Colorado at Boulder have discovered how that’s possible. 

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Neurobiology

Bask(in) Glory

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Finding an unexpectedly good parking spot, getting through a meal without toddler tantrums are some of the small (read: BIG) wins of everyday life that resonate with us all. But how do these moments of feeling like a champion improve your memory – and not just one type of memory but two kinds of them? *Bonus – two types of memories, mate*

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Creative Writing · Photography · Quotes

Right Experiences at the Right Time

Your life is colored with a timeline of experiences. Every experience will occur at a specified time in your life. It won’t happen before it’s supposed to and won’t happen after it’s supposed to.

It will occur at EXACTLY the right time.

If you look at Product Development, the product goes through various phases from conception to being perfect. Your life is the same. You go through those various phases to ultimately make a stronger you. So, be grateful that the right experiences happen at the right time in your life.

P.S. Everything here is original. I took this photo, thought of this quote, designed and created this little badge.

Neurobiology

Exercise prevents Alzheimer’s: Irisin is the Reason

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The best antidote to potentially developing Alzheimer’s in later life has just been discovered: Exercise. While you may probably be aware of the health benefits of exercise, read on to find how exactly exercise can counteract potential beta-amyloid protein clogs– one of the pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer’s.

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