Bottled water has become a bit of a trend – specific brands with unique shapes that tell the world a little something about you. While your bottle of water might make you appear to be a purveyor of optimal hydration, it is also a red flag that you may be exposing your body to an onslaught of chemicals.
Thinking about throwing in the towel and vacationing on the sunny shores of Florida after you have spent years toiling over your career and achieving hard-won accolades? Before you sign off on your career for good, you may want to consider the numerous studies that date back as far as the 1950s showing that early retirement means an early death.
At Tulane University, scientists have been hard at work uncovering evidence that estrogen therapy will do more than cure hot flashes. Lead research and neuroscientist, Jill Daniel, has been testing the cognitive function of rats – those with a source of estrogen and those without – to determine what impact the hormone has on cognitive thinking.