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Curcumin, the Golden Spice

Growing up, I enjoyed spending time in my grandmother’s kitchen. Her cooking usually involved an array of colorful spices, including a generous mix of curry powder in nearly every Indian recipe. 437 more words

Scientific Research

Promising Research on Tissue-Engineered Blood Vessels

Based in New York, Feng Qin, MD, is an established vascular surgeon who practices at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and St. John’s Episcopal Hospital. With extensive experience in endovascular grafting techniques, Feng Qin, MD, coauthored “ 115 more words

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Snapshots of Life: The Brain’s Microscopic Green Trash Bins

There are trash bins in our homes, on our streets, and even as a popular icon on our desktop computers. And as this colorful image shows, trash bins of the cellular variety are also important in the brain. 537 more words


Scientists Discover Yet Another Benefit of Mustard Oil

The problem of cholesterol (in particular, Bad Cholesterol or LDL) has been a bothersome lifestyle issue for quite some time now. It is known to be a major cause of heart disease. 208 more words

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La Roche-Posay Post PDL Treatment

Thank goodness my job has tons of samples of skin care products so I can try them before buying the actual thing! I had my 10th (I think?) PDL treatment on my port-wine stain last Thursday and the Cicaplast Healing Balm by La Roche-Posay has been a life-saver! 76 more words


His Father's Work


Now that day was the Sabbath. So the Jews said to the man who had been healed, “It is the Sabbath, and it is not lawful for you to take up your bed.” But he answered them, “The man who healed me, that man said to me, ‘Take up your bed, and walk.’” They asked him, “Who is the man who said to you, ‘Take up your bed and walk’?” Now the man who had been healed did not know who it was, for Jesus had withdrawn, as there was a crowd in the place.  630 more words

Beauty Beyond Skin Deep

Some say that beauty’s only skin-deep. But one veterinary surgeon and his team look beneath the surface…literally. Scott Echols says that we don’t actually know very much about the anatomy of animals because haven’t had a way to properly visualize it. 101 more words

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