Everyone Ages Lines and wrinkles, crow’s feet, and other imperfections often seem like the inevitable consequences of growing older. But your skin does more than reveal the effects of aging. As the largest organ in your body, this is your first line of defense to protect against potential threats including ultraviolet (UV) irradiation, chemical stress,
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Bloated and Gassy? Signs Your Gut Bacteria Isn’t Happy You’ve enjoyed a delicious, decadent meal when out of nowhere, you feel bloated or gassy. Maybe you have to suddenly run to the bathroom. You might feel the urge to unbutton your pants as you feel your belly expands against your waistline. Talk about a mood
How Your Left-brain and Right-brain Function While it weighs just three pounds, your brain contains up to 100 billion neurons or brain cells. Your brain is divided into two sides, technically called hemispheres. Nerve fibers connect these two hemispheres and communicate with each other. Those hemispheres control different processes. The left hemisphere handles tasks including
Health Differences and Gender: What’s the Difference? While we’re very much alike in many ways, a few key differences separate the physiology of men and women. Take hormones: While we all need testosterone and estrogen, men require more of the former and women the latter hormone for optimal health. Scientists even point out different ways
Propose that question at your next dinner party or group meeting and watch people become uncomfortable or infuriated. The answer is far from conclusive. Consider these statistics: After going to the bathroom, 93 percent of women wash their hands. Only 77 percent of men do. Researchers looked at 90 American offices and found men had