While older women are more concerned with fixing lines and wrinkles, women in their 20s are flocking to change the shape of their eyebrows and lips, the experts said. Dr Gabrielle Caswell, head of the Cosmetic Physicians Society, says young women are turning to Botox to follow fleeting fashion trends. … [Read more...] about Beauty Is Skin Deep, Yes, But With Botox!
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Part of me can empathize with Tullgren as I too constantly play music while I am working, and I play my i-Pod whenever I am in transit. However, my love of music has never interfered with my job, and as far as I am concerned there are no negative detrimental effects as a consequence of my excessive listening to music. However, that doesn’t mean that some people may not be addicted to music. In an online essay, Philip Dorrell explored the question theoretically and noted: … [Read more...] about Going For a Song
But there’s another condition that adds to our story. Another (also rare) mutation results in the adrenal glands, which normally don’t secrete much testosterone, producing a very large amount. This happens in the womb, though later than the normal surge of testosterone. Boys are unaffected, though they may need treatment to compensate for their abnormal adrenal glands. Females, however, may have male-like genitals, but to a varying degree. These can be altered surgically if necessary. What happens when they grow up? Interestingly, a proportion (more than would be expected) are uncertain about their gender identity, and this is more marked in those who have more male-like genitals. There is also an increased likelihood of their being gay. It looks as if early testosterone has affected their sexuality. Some investigators think that scanning can detect gender differences in the brain, but this is not the case. So there is no information on their brains. … [Read more...] about Sex Differences in the Brain: Do They Exist or Matter?
Should you rub or pat your skincare products is probably not a question that you have spends your hours fussing on. We believe you should. You expose your skin to the various products with the hope that they can keep your skin beautiful and youthful. But, if you are not applying a product as you should, you are restricting your skin from getting all the benefits of a product. Yes, whether you rub, press or pat the products in your skin matters. … [Read more...] about Pat Or Rub: Which Is The Best Way To Apply Your Skincare Products?
Growing New Neurons Two other research groups, neither of which seemed to be aware of the other, have broken new ground by inducing the growth of new neurons in the substantia nigra. Besides neurons, brains are full of glial cells. Glia is Greek for glue, and these cells do indeed hold the brain together. There are actually many different types of glial cells, providing support and insulation, without which the brain couldn’t function. Some of them have roles in the brain’s immune system, tracking down pathogens. Others surround blood vessels in the brain and manage the blood-brain barrier. … [Read more...] about New Hope for Parkinson’s Patients