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A Short History of Sickness and Why Prevention is Best

Throughout history, societies, technology and knowledge have evolved…


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The Women of LifeOmic

“At times it’s amazing to be a woman in tech, but at others it’s…


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Your Brain on Mindfulness Meditation

The Hipness of Mindfulness When you hear the term “mindfulness…


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What’s the Deal? Making Science Accessible.

Hi all! I’m Emily and I am thrilled to be joining the LIFE Apps blogging team.…


How Your Gut Microbiome Unlocks the High Fiber Diet

Investigation into the function and evolution of the human microbiome, our ‘old…


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Live Fast, Die Young: The Evolution of Aging

To take care of your health is to delay the inevitable biological deterioration…


LIFE and a Love of Evolution

G’day guys! My name is Jordan. I’m a graduate bioengineer and a first…


A heads up on head injuries

On December 1, 2012 Jovan Belcher emptied nine bullets into his girlfriend…


Dreams and Deliberations: Introducing Nattering Neuron

Early Life The crisp smell of disinfectant mingled with the sandalwood scent…


Introducing Heart of the Matter

My name is Glen, and I’m here to introduce my new LIFE Apps blog, Heart…