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Exercise … the best health improvement … but not really ….

Dementia exercise programmes ‘don’t slow brain decline‘ – Health Research : €100.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €50.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €25.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €1.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €3.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €7.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €13.00 EUR …

News media appeals to your lizard brain – primarily fear and anger

What goes around comes around!!! … https://www.theguardian.com/news/2018/may/03/why-silicon-valley-cant-fix-itself-tech-humanism Harris echoes this sentiment: “Imagine you had an input cable,” he has said. “You’re trying to jack it into a human being. Do you want to jack it into their reptilian brain, or do you want to jack it into their more reflective self?” In many ways, this …

Aging, heavy regulated by randomness?

How Scientific Is Modern Medicine Really? We Fought Cancer, and Cancer Won   “Quackery” is commonly defined as the use of unproven treatments by individuals or companies who claim fantastic results and who charge large sums of money. Although modern physicians may point their collective finger at various “alternative” or “natural” treatment modalities as examples …

What’s your space?

And yet, many programmers who had “made it” in Silicon Valley were scrambling to promote themselves from coder to “founder”. There wasn’t necessarily more money to be had running a startup, and the increase in status was marginal unless one’s startup attracted major investment and the right kind of press coverage. It’s because the programmers …

Just walk out of bad meetings: Elon Musk

the performance of Tesla’s contractors, which he says in some cases has been “worse than a drunken sloth”   Mr Musk’s other thoughts on improving productivity include avoiding large meetings – which he says are the “blight of big companies”. “It is not rude to leave, it is rude to make someone stay and waste …

Overpopulation

Does saving more lives lead to overpopulation? As counterintuitive as it may seem, population sizes don’t go up as the world gets healthier. They go down. Here’s why. Posted by Bill Gates on Saturday, February 17, 2018 Health Research : €100.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €50.00 EUR – monthly Health Research : €25.00 …

News value, 0, does it make any sense to follow news?

It’s a barrage of human pain and tragedy, which our brains are not evolved to process without either retreating into a carapace of indifference, or perpetually experiencing the kind of trauma previously reserved for medieval villagers witnessing the Black Death. And it’s also up-to-the-minute micro-snippets of information about events, the real significance of which will …