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The start to a new adventure

6 months ago, I was sitting in my room thinking about what I was going to do about my future. The typical university degree is completed in four years, however; I have decided to take a fifth year. 338 more words

Time Warp Dance

(Note: I had to publish this a day late – was doing a friend a favour and worked all day/night!)

Today has been hectic! 697 more words


Data Today, Better Tomorrow, yay!

Some of us are suckers for studies: clinical trials, focus groups, surveys – whatever promises to shed a little light on the human condition, or possibly make that condition a little better. 420 more words


Nutritional training and doctors

How many times have I heard this phrase: “how do you know, you’re not a doctor”.  This phrase has been used by people criticizing any type of nutritional article. 1,172 more words

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The problem with studies on supplements

I have for a long time been aware that there are some serious issues when new studies come out about a particular vitamin or herb. 1,170 more words

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Wind Industry Seems To Know There's a Problem Without Actually Acknowledging It

U.S. and Chilean researchers join to study wind turbine vibration, dampen unwanted noise.

Virginia Tech — March 30, 2015

Newswise — Wind turbines provide clean, abundant energy and bolster America’s power grid.

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ResearchKit may go beyond individual studies, open up era of 'open-source' medical research

We’ve already seen the potential of Apple’s ResearchKit platform to sign up large numbers of participants to medical studies in an incredibly short time, but a reported conversation between the founder of an open science non-profit and an Apple VP suggests that the potential goes far beyond this. 442 more words

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