English, science

Guest post – Can yoga and mediation extend your life?

I invited two amazing women passionate about medicine and science to publish a guest post. This topic sounds very absorbing to me, thus I hope it will be of interest to you! Ania – a biotechnologist and Doctor of Medicine in a field of medical biology. Marta – a physician and graduate of Medical University […]

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English

Nobel Prize winners 2018

As the Nobel Prize season ends, I would like to quickly catch up on everything what happened for the past month at the Karolinska Institute and introduce you to this year’s laureates. Why? Firstly, because you might have had not enough time to browse internet in need for that information ALSO because I hope all […]

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motivation

Things you should know about studying in England.

This post is more personal than any others. I got inspired by the amount of messages I received from people living abroad asking very interesting questions – so how is it to study in England?! I’m rushing to answer all your burning questions today! Why and when did I decide to move to England? Polish […]

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science

Facts about drinking water

Hi, recently I compiled a series of interesting information about drinking water, which you may find useful especially during summer.   Water is the most abundant substance in our bodies (~60%) needed for digestion, temperature regulation, tissue protection, metabolic processes, electrical impulse conduction and joint lubrication. WHO stated that every single day, about 6 thousand […]

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science

Can we get high on beauty products?

This blog post is an answer for @_jess_stranger_ ‘s question regarding the use CBD (Cannaboidol) oil in cosmetic industry, which is a big boom in USA, since nine states and Washington legalised the use of recreational marijuana. Jess is worried that the industry pulls our leg advertising the amazing effects of CBD-based oils creams or […]

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science

Do anti-ageing creams work?

      There is no ready recipe for a magic anti-ageing potion but researchers know quite a lot about ageing processes already. Let’s dive in and find out what’s out there!   Skin – the largest organ of our body has a total area of 20ft2 playing central role in protecting our bodies from […]

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science

Truth bombs on microwave radiation

  I used to be that person. I believed that microwaves are destroying the nutritional value of foods because everyone around was saying so. But nobody bothered to check if it’s actually true. So I did it few years ago and quickly changed my mind on microwaves.   And now I’m going to share this […]

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