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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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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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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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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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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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Let’s end the war on GMO! 3. GMOs improving your life.

This is a third and the last post of Let’s end the war on GMO! series. If you missed the previous two, here they are: GMO concerns and GM foods. Today we are going to discuss the interesting GMOs outside the food industry. Let me know in the comment section how many of these examples […]

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Let's end the war on GMO! 2. GM foods

This is a second post from my educational series ‘Let’s end war on GMO’. You can read the first one, where I explain the science behind GMO concerns here. Firstly, I would like to thank everyone for high engagement of my pervious post on wordpress.com and social media. I am thrilled that many of you […]

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