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Think Yoga Is Just Glorified Stretching? See These Health Stats

10 minutes agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

If you're still convinced that yoga is nothing but stretching, it's time to get the facts. There is so much this ancient practice can do for your body, mind, and spirit beyond sheer relaxation - hey, there's got to be a reason it's been...Show More Summary

Arigos Biomedical, in the Small Overlap Between Rejuvenation Biotechnology and Cryonics

20 minutes agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

The small industry of cryonics is the destination for the few visionary survivors who can see the golden future ahead, but who will die before the advent of working rejuvenation biotechnology, ways to repair the old, turn back age-related disease, and restore their health. Show More Summary

Happiness With Life 1: Hold Nothing Necessary

Living passionately, that is putting it all out there to get what you want in life, is a cornerstone of happiness. But, a big spoiler is when you think and act as if you absolutely need what you want. Learn in this blog the value of and strategies to lead a life without need or necessity. read more

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As the midterm election cycle draws to a merciful conclusion, it looks like the Republicans stand a good chance of taking control of the Senate. It’s still possible that Democrats–who are pouring money into get-out-the-vote efforts in states like Iowa and Colorado—could eke out a couple victories, but it’s difficult to ignore the gradual alignment [...]

NIH announces $46 million in grants for new BRAIN initiative projects

58 minutes agoHealth : The Checkup

The first projects to receive funding under the Obama administration’s brain research initiative include the creation of a wearable scanner to image the brain in motion and the development of tools such as radio waves, nanoparticles and genetically modified viruses to remotely target activity deep in the brain. Read full article >>

How Smoking Pot May Alleviate PTSD Symptoms

58 minutes agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

New research adds further urgency to the movement for government-sanctioned medical cannabis.

How do you get Ebola?

1 hour agoHealth : The Checkup

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday confirmed that a patient at a Dallas hospital is being treated for Ebola, marking the first time a case of the deadly virus has been diagnosed in the United States. Read full article >>

Experts Now Say Osteoporosis Prevention Starts during Childhood

For years, we’ve assumed that osteoporosis—increased fragility of bones—is a condition related to older people. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics, now believes that the foundation for this condition is actually laid in early childhood and adolescence. Show More Summary

Study: 96% of Deceased NFL Players’ Brains Had Degenerative Disease

1 hour agoHealth : Healthland

The brain bank's research furthers the argument that football is linked brain injury

Essence: The Roots of Yoga Practice

1 hour agoFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Over the years, my yoga practice has transformed into a mandala—a microcosm of my life and the way I move through the world. The way I approach myself and my life can be seen clearly in the flow of practice, … The post Essence: The Roots of Yoga Practice appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.

Is This the Smoothie That Helped Transform Gwyneth Paltrow's Butt?

1 hour agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Tracy Anderson is known as the go-to trainer to megawatt stars like Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez, but what you might not realize is that she also has an awesome arsenal of recipes, including one seriously delicious smoothie. This delicious five-ingredient drink is full of vitamins and fiber - it's the perfect pick-me-up.

Stevie Nicks Opens Up About Her Cocaine Abuse

1 hour agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

It has been almost three decades since Stevie Nicks checked into rehab for her cocaine abuse. As the singer prepared to kick off Fleetwood Mac’s latest tour—their first performance is on Tuesday in Minneapolis—she discussed the destructive time in her life.

“Climate Change Is Our Single Biggest Security Treat” Leonardo DiCaprio Tells UN

1 hour agoFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Leonardo DiCaprio is not only good looking and talented — he’s also a change maker, concerned with saving the planet. Leonardo DiCaprio spoke to world leaders during the United Nations Climate Summit, urging them to take action to address...Show More Summary

First U.S. Patient Diagnosed With Ebola

Post by Kiri Blakeley. It was confirmed today that the first patient suffering from the Ebola virus has been diagnosed and is in a Dallas hospital. While two other Ebola patients had been flown here from Ebola-ravaged countries, this is the first known case of someone being diagnosed with the deadly virus while on U.S. Show More Summary

Airline Passenger With Ebola Is Under Treatment in Dallas

2 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

The man, who took a commercial flight from Liberia, is said to be the first traveler to have brought the virus to the United States on a passenger plane.

New Federal Database Details Medical World’s Financial Links to Drug Makers

2 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

The drug and device industry, as well as doctors, say the website’s technical problems and date inaccuracies limit its value to patients.

Dachel Media Update: Books, Age, Adapting

By Anne Dachel Read Anne's commentary and view the links after the jump. The Dachel Media Update is sponsored by Lee Silsby Compounding Pharmacy and their OurKidsASD brand. Sept 30, 2014, UK Daily Mail: Mike Nichols was addicted to drugs...

Norway Is the Best Place to Grow Old

2 hours agoHealth : Healthland

But a third of countries are not meeting the needs of their growing aging populations

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