Scientists Uncover Protective Influence of Vitamin A against Inflammatory Bowel Disease

I found this interesting, so decided to republish the report… Jun 13, 2013 Scientists at Trinity College Dublin have made novel discoveries around the protective influence of Vitamin A against the damaging immune responses that lead to inflammatory bowel disease. The research led by Professor of Experimental Immunology, Kingston Mills has just been published in…

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You are NOT alone!

You are a Holon! The word was coined by Arthur Koestler in his book The Ghost in the Machine. Koestler also says holons are autonomous, self-reliant units that possess a degree of independence and handle contingencies without asking higher authorities for instructions. These holons are also simultaneously subject to control from one or more of…

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Warming up for Winter

The Chinese believes in striking a balance between yin and yang. In the chills of winter, you need to take care of the yang aspect of your body. Ye Jun shares some pointers. As the coldest winter in the last 28 years pushes the mercury to dip to a low of -15 C in Beijing,…

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