Category Archives: Health

The 20 Best Snacks to Pack For a Road Trip

Fast food or gas station treats are the traditional go-tos of the America road warrior’s diet. But just because you need something portable and easy doesn’t mean you have to chuck out all your normal healthy eating habits. “The word snack is not synonymous with junk food,” says Dena Champion, registered dietician at The Ohio… Read More »

Procrastinating genius: did da Vinci have attention disorder?

LONDON (Reuters) – Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci’s litany of exquisite but unfinished work shows he probably had an attention disorder common to modern society. An illustration provides a 3D graphical representation of the altered connections, visualised with diffusion tractography (yellow tint), that are important for executive functions in people with ADHD, as created with MRI technique pioneered by… Read More »

Weak vaccine blamed for flu increase

A substantial increase in the number of people being hospitalised with the flu over recent years may be partly to blame on a ineffective influenza vaccination. Australia has been hit by an early and particularly nasty flu season this year, with more than 40,000 confirmed cases so far in 2019. It is unclear why Australians… Read More »