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April 2014 - Posts

The Power of Two

Matters of the Heart
April 29, 2014 11:31 AM by Eleanor Wolfram
As scientists, we know that a heart attack is the death of a portion of the heart muscle caused by the loss of blood supply. There are numerous pharmaceutic and other interventions as there are numerous reasons that cause for a heart attack. Right now Read More...
Genie in a Bottle
April 24, 2014 2:00 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
I am truly on board with recycling. No, I have not turned into a tree hugger yet, but recycling discarded items is an ingenious idea. The benefits are two-fold: humans get to turn garage into reusable items and the planet is protected for its inhabitants. Read More...
Fried Genes & Gravy
April 22, 2014 4:55 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
From the Americas up through Europe, everyone enjoys a hearty meal of greens, cornbread and gravy. However, a change in menu selections may be in order, due to recent findings that fried foods may interact with our genes. Why is this information important? Read More...
Empty Your Mind
April 17, 2014 1:40 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
I have always believed in the power of meditation. Meditation means different things to different people. Some people take lifelong courses in yoga and other techniques to learn how to meditate. Others like me, just squeeze out some quiet time in a serene Read More...
Don’t Wash Your Ears
April 11, 2014 2:55 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
Now I have heard of everything. Just recently I read that scientists have discovered that by smelling individual’s ear - or earwax to be more precise - the scent can lead you to determine their ethnicity. Scientists at the Monell Chemical Senses Center Read More...
Can You Say Loophole?
April 8, 2014 12:10 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
A friend of mine, who happens to be an attorney, loves to curl his lips as he rolls the words, “litigious” and “loophole” off his tongue. He is so cheerful when he enunciate these terms; you would think that he is preparing for a singing role in a opera. Read More...
Beauty Made To Order
April 1, 2014 2:06 PM by Eleanor Wolfram
If we truly know and accept that physical beauty is superficial and not as important as a person’s intellectual, emotional and spiritual qualities, then why is the cosmetic industry a multi-billion business? People of all ages -- preteens to geriatrics Read More...