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    Ranjita

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  • Chronic marijuana use may harm the brain

    August 3, 2016 • WELLNESS • Author:

    A recent study at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas has shown that the structure and function of brain area associated with reward, motivation and decision making may be adversely affected by heavy marijuana use. Researchers have used multiple magnetic resonance...

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  • Caffeine use in adolescents can lead to risk of addiction

    May 3, 2016 • WELLNESS • Author:

    Are you an adolescent? Do you drink coffee? You should think twice. Caffeine can cause greater change in young brain compared to the adult rendering it more susceptible to substance abuse disorder. A recent study suggested caffeine use during adolescent enhances the brain’s sensitivity to...

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  • We Were Wrong About Action-Video Games!!!!

    April 3, 2016 • CULTURE • Author:

      What is your reaction to someone who plays action-video games? Do you think they are wasting their time??You might be wrong. According to a study, in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, playing action video-games...

  • Illusion

    April 9, 2015 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    A butterfly flutters Out of the cocoon Reminds me of *life* And it dies Reminding me of the *death* A permanence A beauty A picture in my mind till it is   : Photo: Photobucket.com...

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  • Mohini

    April 1, 2015 • NON-FICTION • Author:

    What would you give me Mohini??? It has been ages, the angels and the demons have been fighting inside my head I take whatever i get A gulp of-poison and; A gulp of-elixir One stern Voyage from life to death and death to life A pendulum A swing that never was quiet yet never became …...

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  • Science behind the Dress Color

    February 28, 2015 • CULTURE • Author:

    It all started on Thursday with a Tumblr post by Swiked. She posted a picture of a dress and wrote “Guys please help me-is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree and we are freaking … out.” The debates are on!!! The internet has gone crazy and …...

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  • Interesting Findings about People who Meditate

    January 6, 2015 • LIFESTYLE • Author:

    Have you ever tried to meditate in order to tackle with stress, panic attacks and anxiety? Meditation is now proven to have more than short term benefits, a new study has shown that meditation can alter the neuroanatomy of brain itself. Study in individuals with long history of meditation has...

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