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Physiological aspects

Lost in Thought

The psychological risks of meditation

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From a paper by Nicoletta Beschin, Angela de Bruin, and Sergio Della Sala that was published in the August 2016 issue of the scientific journal Cortex. Read More

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Aspirational Brand

From a patient guide to the AspireAssist, a weight-loss device that was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in June. Read More

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The Bed-Rest Hoax

The case against a venerable pregnancy treatment

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On Free Will

And how the brain is like a colony of ants

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