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Medical News Today: Could this chemical help explain anxiety?

A recent study on anxiety examined the role of glutamate, which is a neurotransmitter. The findings could help scientists develop more effective interventions. A new study digs into the neuroscience of anxiety. Almost everybody experiences anxiety in one of its forms. Over time, evolution honed anxiety as a survival mechanism; it forms part of our… Read More »

11 products this beauty editor actually buys

Ever wondered what a beauty editor who usually gets everything for free buys for themselves? Annabel Meggeson, former beauty director for Red magazine and new columnist for Healthista reveals exactly what beauty products she buys herself Last week, I talked about my new-found perspective as a beauty editor turned consumer. With all the expertise, but none of the free access… Read More »

This former Apple engineer has analyzed the microbes in his body 600 times — here's what he learned

Most of us would find it off-putting to imagine that there are many trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living in our body, invisible to the naked eye. But Richard Sprague, a Seattle-based software engineer, has dedicated years of his life — and tested himself hundreds of times — to unravel their mysteries.