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Signs that say about excessive self-criticism

The contents Sign No. 1: you are always not satisfied with themselves Sign No. 2: you will constantly be in a bad mood Sign # 3: people always feel guilty Sign # 4: inability to ask someone to help Sign No. 5: excessive modesty How to overcome the problems with self-criticism? Sometimes people are too […]

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Machine-learning system could aid critical decisions in sepsis care: Model predicts whether ER patients suffering from sepsis urgently need a change in therapy

Researchers from MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have developed a predictive model that could guide clinicians in deciding when to give potentially life-saving drugs to patients being treated for sepsis in the emergency room. Sepsis is one of the most frequent causes of admission, and one of the most common causes of death, in […]

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Singing may reduce stress, improve motor function for people with Parkinson’s disease

Singing may provide benefits beyond improving respiratory and swallow control in people with Parkinson’s disease, according to new data from Iowa State University researchers. The results from the pilot study revealed improvements in mood and motor symptoms, as well as reduced physiological indicators of stress. Elizabeth Stegemöller, an assistant professor of kinesiology, cautions this is […]

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How does a protein’s ‘evil twin’ promote cancer growth?

The p53 gene promotes the expression of the p53 protein, which helps maintain cellular health and has a protective role against the formation of cancer. However, researchers have found that many forms of human cancer present mutations of the p53 protein. Recently, specialists from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Melbourne […]

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How do babies laugh? Like chimps!

Few things can delight an adult more easily than the uninhibited, effervescent laughter of a baby. Yet baby laughter, a new study shows, differs from adult laughter in a key way: Babies laugh as they both exhale and inhale, in a manner that is remarkably similar to nonhuman primates. The research will be described by […]

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The Upside of Daydreaming

By some accounts, daydreaming accounts for one-third to half of a person’s thoughts.(Getty Images) The human mind is rarely completely idle. Even when you’re not consciously thinking about or concentrating on something, it tends to drift or wander. You should follow it sometimes because these spontaneous musings can provide insights into your creative, social and […]

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Diet for a Crohn’s disease flare-up: 12 foods to eat

Crohn’s disease (CD) is a lifelong condition that causes inflammation and irritation along parts of the digestive tract. Like ulcerative colitis (UC), CD is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). A CD flare-up can trigger or worsen symptoms, such as: diarrhea bloating abdominal cramping and pain nausea loss of appetite Ongoing loss of appetite […]