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Don’t Be a Skeptic: Study Finds Cynics May Be More Likely to Develop Dementia

We all know that having a positive attitude in life is the ideal – banish all the self-doubt, negativity and skepticism for a much healthier mind and body. But while it may seem a bit self-help bookish to some, a new study has shown a possible link between cynical people being more likely to develop dementia. Anna-Maija Tolppanen, one of the study’s authors and a professor at the University of Eastern Finland, explains: There have been previous studies that showed that people who [...]

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Summertime and Chinese Medicine

July seems to have reach so fast, since June 21st – the summer solstice, and  longest day of the year. After a season of growth during spring and a gradual shift in balance, we have now entered the most yang phase of the year. We are now putting all our efforts in continuing that spurt, changing from a sprint to the marathon while also reaping the rewards of the summer season. Here in the northern hemisphere the summer months of [...]