Health

  • Exercising is great for your memory, and you only need one session to see it

    According to a recent study on exercise, memory and ageing, working out would make our brain and its muscles more fit. Research has shown that even a single workout can improve our brain functions and help us recognize common names. But it is more than that, it could also lead to long-term improvements since the […]

    March 3, 2020
  • Coronavirus: bad situation for markets all around the world

    No one is today ignoring the big health crisis that’s currently happening in the world. The COVID-19, also called Coronavirus, is spreading in the world, and there’s no way to stop it (for now, let’s hope!). Indeed, nobody knows how it exactly started and no one finds the much-talked “Patient 0”, the first person to […]

    March 2, 2020
  • Scientists say they now know why stress causes grey hair

    Scientists have said they now understand how stress can cause grey hair, as a study specifically states that stress is a very strong factor in just how quickly our hair does turn grey. According to experts, our hair colour may change because of the nerves activated in our “fight or flight” response system. But it […]

    February 28, 2020
  • A strategic use of smells could improve our learning capacities

    According to a recent study, the use of odours while learning and sleeping could improve our learning capacities, and even boost exam performances. The experiment’s conclusion is that if we learn things while smelling a particular scent, and then sleep next to the scent, it will be much easier for us to remember the things […]

    February 28, 2020
  • Scotland is the first country in the world to vote for free periodic protection

    Scotland has settled. The Scottish parliament voted on the question “Shall we make the periodic protection free?”. And the majority opted for a YES, a big YES! 112 deputies voted favorably and there was just 1 abstention. On the 26th of January this news delighted every woman in Scotland. It became a symbol for all […]

    February 27, 2020
  • Adelaide hasn’t seen any rain in 5 years

    Not a spot of rain since 2014. The consequences are devastating for the inhabitants of Adelaide, a rural town in South Africa. Rain was expected to water the land weeks ago but cattle ranchers and farmers are still waiting.  The city’s dam has been dry for an entire year and the pipes are in terrible […]

    February 26, 2020