June Monthly Archives

Seven Good Things Jogging Can Do For You

Jogging is one of the simplest and easy-to-follow exercises which people of different age groups can practice. We have listed the seven proven benefits of jogging so that joggers are motivated to continue their jogging schedule and others can plan to take it up soon. VIA 1. Jogging improves mental health by releasing endorphins that de-stress you and make you feel good naturally. VIA 2. …

Supporting Kids and Youth with Brain Injuries to Smoothly Transit Back to Academic Settings

Worldwide, there is an increasing number of children with acquired brain injury (ABI) and traumatic brain injury (TBI). In the US alone, annually some 700,000 children in the age group below 19 years sustain TBI requiring emergency treatment or hospitalization. Both ABI and TBI affect every facet of the child’s functioning including social, behavioral and cognitive. These children face noticeable challenges while transitioning back to …

Small Rises in Temperature Helps Body Fight Tumors and Infections Better

A multidisciplinary team of biologists and mathematicians from the Universities of Warwick and Manchester has found that small rises in the body temperature speeds up a key defense system that fights infections, wounds and tumors. VIA The researchers discovered that ‘Nuclear Factor kappa B’ (NF-κB) proteins get activated by inflammatory signals. These activated proteins make a cellular clock to go ticking, whereby NF-κB proteins start …