Post Tagged with: "Melatonin"

by / on March 17, 2014 at 7:06 pm / in Alternative Healing/ Holistic Medicine, Body, Drugs, Education, Health, Science

The Light That Burns: Night-time Illumination and Melatonin Suppression

Darkness is good for us; it is an ally that heals us. It is something to be embraced, not feared. From Palaeolithic times, up until very recently, the only major sources of light we would have experienced once the sun went down would have been starlight, moonlight and firelight. Life on this planet has evolved for three and a half […]

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by / on January 22, 2014 at 5:24 pm / in Alternative Healing/ Holistic Medicine, Body, Drugs, Health, Physics, Science

Feed Your Head: Harnessing Neurogenesis

The human brain contains around 86 billion neurons, and 86 trillion connections between these neurons. That is more connections than there are stars in the Milky Way galaxy, or galaxies in the known universe. The human brain is one of the most complex and wondrous things we know of, and is the product over three and half billion years of […]

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