Your Own Natural High
Week of May 20

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For years, we’ve credited endorphins with that post workout high because they’re natural pain killers released by our bodies. New studies studies point to another cause: endocannabinoids, which are like the active ingredient in marijuana...More »

Colonscopy AI Saves Lives
Week of May 13

colonscopy AI saves lives While many people know to get their colon screened when they turn forty-five, most aren’t aware that the rates at which polyps are missed varies among gastroenterologists from six to forty-one percent. That’s not good since precancerous polyps are what lead to colon cancer, the third deadliest cancer in the US. But a new study shows when artificial intelligence is used in colonoscopies, it cuts the number of polyps missed by a whopping thirty percent... More »

Public Health Concerns for Neanderthals
Week of May 6

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We’re all living out the nightmare of the COVID zoonosis which is when a disease jumps from animals to humans. But the phenomenon is ancient as evidenced by the “Old Man of La Chapelle”. He’s a fossilized Neanderthal skeleton discovered in a French cave in 1908. Neanderthals disappeared forty thousand years ago... More »


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