Brain scans show how cannabis extract may help people with psychosis

August 30, 2018

Cannabidiol reduces the brain activity linked to hallucinations, delusions and other forms of psychosis, research has found Brain scans have revealed for the first time how a substance found in cannabis plants may help people with psychotic disorders by dampening down abnormal brain activity that arises in the patients. A single dose of cannabidiol, an non-intoxicating extract of the plant, reduced unusual patterns of neural behaviour linked to hallucinations, delusions,…

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NASA Is Preparing This Girl To Become The First Human On Mars And She’s Only 17

July 13, 2018

People have been fascinated with “the final frontier” since the dawn of the day when space travel became possible, if not before. With movies like Star Trek and Star Wars being at the peak of popularity and the global reaction to Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket launch, the interest in colonization outside of our planet has never been higher. But while some of us only dream of space travel, one girl…

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Eating Blindfolded Causes Something Extremely Peculiar To Happen

June 23, 2018

Dark dining has been a popular culinary trend for a few years now. People are blindfolded and put in a dark space where they cannot see what they’re eating. Some say it enhances flavors and the overall dining experience, but is this actually true? Well, according to a recent study, eating and seeing do have a lot to do with each other. The German study had people who were blindfolded…

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This Woman Noticed Something Weird On Her Fitbit, And It Came As A Huge Surprise

June 22, 2018

Fitbits are wonderful tools that tell you things like how many steps you’ve taken in a day, how many calories you’ve burned, and what your heart rate is. Some of them can even give you information about your sleep patterns. They were designed with health in mind. But what one couple discovered through their Fitbit was bizarre. Through this piece of technology, they learned that they were expecting their first…

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It’s Flu Season — Here Are All The Lies You’ve Been Told About It

June 21, 2018

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Just like clockwork, with the start of fall, flu season is in full-swing. And like every flu season that I can remember, doctors’ offices and pharmacies all across the country are encouraging patients to get vaccinated. It’s an effective way to stay healthy during the upcoming months. Surprisingly, though, only half of all Americans received the flu vaccine last year. (Honestly, I was one of them.)…

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This Is What Happens To Your Brain When You Meditate

June 19, 2018

Spoiler: It literally changes. LITERALLY. 1. Meditation is hardly a new topic of conversation. But, there’s still plenty that remains unknown to most about the practice of training the mind, including the effect it can have on the brain. View this image › Headspace / Via youtube.com While many people still associate meditation with the art of “thinking about nothing” it is actually the opposite, according to Dr. Craig Hassed,…

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There Are Lots Of Legit Questions Out There About Pregnancy, But These Are Too Funny!

June 18, 2018

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12 Water Detoxes That Burn Fat And Boost Your Immune System

June 17, 2018

It seems counterintuitive, but drinking water can actually help get rid of water weight. I know, it’s 100% confusing, but it’s also true! But we’re not talking regular tap water. While it’s commonly recommended that you drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water each day, chugging cup after cup can be boring for your taste buds. We all know that keeping hydrated has the health benefit of maintaining your energy level,…

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He May Be Bulky, But This Guy Can Perform Amazing Acrobatic Feats

June 14, 2018

If you go to the gym and you want to get extremely muscular, you know that sacrifices must be made. First, you need to hit the gym extremely hard. Beyond that, you need to eat a certain way in order to make those muscles pop. What people fail to consider, however, is that increasing flexibility is crucial when you want to get jacked. Jon Call is a man who is…

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Cameras Caught This Worker Jumping Out Of A Window After Being Yelled At By Her Boss

June 14, 2018

No one enjoys being yelled at by their boss. Sadly though, it’s bound to happen at least once. In those moments, we have to remember that even though we’re being yelled at, we’re still worthwhile. Sure the boss is mad now, but they won’t always be mad and they might even apologize later. Still, that doesn’t make it sting any less when it happens. Bosses, on the other hand, also…

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