Why Wearables Are the Next Frontier of Mental Health Research

Why Wearables Are the Next Frontier of Mental Health Research

Healthcare providers have long understood that there is a connection between mental and physical health. Chronic stress, for instance, can have a devastating impact on one’s health. Not only can it change physical chemistry, causing disease or exacerbating existing condans, but it can also lead one to engage in unhealthy habits that worsen physical illness. […]

Top Five Surprising Facts about Stevia

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It was around the kickoff of last summer that I first glanced over what my body had gotten to be. Just as the winter was refusing to wither away, so was my mammal organism stubbornly holding onto the fat deposits it had gathered to resist the cold. No more, I decided right away. At the […]

Brains of Obese Teenagers Unusually Susceptible to Food Commercials

Brains of Obese Teenagers Unusually Susceptible to Food Commercials Keep overweight adolescents away from food commercials or they may face difficulty losing weight. Sounds a bit weird, right? Unfortunately a Dartmouth study reveals that TV food commercials disproportionately stimulate the brains of obese teenagers, including parts of the brain known to control taste, pleasure, and […]

13 Warning Signs of Mental Illness

13 Warning Signs of Mental Illness The popular misconception about mental disorders is that they’re rare and are always someone else’s problem, they’ll never happen to you or your family. The truth of the matter is, there are quite a few mental disorders and they’re quite common. An estimated 54 million Americans suffer from some […]