Penetrating Postures: The Science of Yoga
But the science nerd/Western medicine part of me wondered how, exactly, it was doing this. I could wager some guesses based on what I know about the body, but wanted to talk to some people who actually study ... that yoga boosts immune function, says ...
What Is the Function of B12 in the Body?
Vitamin B12 is an essential ... Since the body cannot manufacture B12, it must be consumed in the diet. An adequate supply of B12 is required to produce DNA, the genetic material in all cells, and for several vital body functions. B12 is required for ...
Changing gut bacteria through diet affects brain function, UCLA study shows
UCLA researchers now have the first evidence that bacteria ingested in food can affect brain function in humans ... (digestive diseases), physiology and psychiatry at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the study's senior author.
Study reveals new information about body clock's sway over metabolism
Much of the liver's metabolic function is governed by circadian rhythms - our own body clock - and UC Irvine researchers ... SIRT1 and SIRT6 belong to a group of proteins called sirtuins that participate in epigenetic control of the genome and help ...
BIOLOGICAL ROLE OF EMOTIONAL TEARS EMERGES THROUGH RECENT STUDIES
Frey, until last week no study ... induced tears, decided several years ago that it was time to find out why people cry. His theory, for which there is now some indirect evidence, is that tears help to relieve stress by ridding the body of potentially ...