Chronic Illness

Our modern day life is full of chronic ailments - body aches and pains, and also disorders of respiration, digestion, brain function, locomotion, and mood.  Chronic illness now dominates healthcare because everyone is affected. I'm sure you can relate to at least one of these ailments that I've described and believe it or not, they … Continue reading Chronic Illness

Touchin’ Science: Social Psychology & Biochemistry

Let's talk about one of the most important things for our brain and body, and yet it's something you're probably very much deficient in: Touchin' That's right!  Plain ol' skin touching skin.  Think about it for a second, when's the last time your skin touched another person's? (Made some sort of contact via a hug, reassuring … Continue reading Touchin’ Science: Social Psychology & Biochemistry