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While some research has shown that short bursts of stress can be good for you, a new study out of Ohio State University and published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that dealing with persistent, long-term stress (like that from a toxic boss or from caring for an elderly parent) can actually change your genes, leading to an increase in inflammation that can bring on a variety of health issues.
The "brain in a jar" scenario, in which a mad scientist disembodies a person's brain and connects it to a simulated reality, is both a common science fiction trope and the subject of countless thought experiments. But now, a limited version of that scenario may have just become a reality, as researchers from Ohio State University claim to have grown a nearly complete miniature human brain in a lab. The organoid is about the size of a pencil eraser, and was derived from human cells…
Natural remedies and cures - other pinner pinned: DIY Antiseptic Solution for Irrigating Wounds. In an emergency situation Dakin's Solution can be easily made from sterilized water, bleach and baking soda. Dakin's solution is used to kill germs & prevent germ growth. Can also be used as a rinse for mouth infections (do not swallow) PDF printable from Ohio State University Medical Center