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Train of thought

After making a batch of blueberry yogurt multigrain pancakes, I left the dishes to simmer for a few days. Today, when I cleaned them up, I noticed that the batter bowl had a strong odor, one that cuts through the … Continue reading

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The Twinkie Diet

Making rounds on the internet today is an article about how a professor lost 27 pounds by eating nothing but food available at a 7-11. Not only was the food pre-packaged and processed, but it’s all food that are diet … Continue reading

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The Man With No New Memory

So much of what we know about the brain comes from patients who have brain damage; we only understand a piece’s function once it is missing. Thus, the outliers make the rules, which is counterintuitive to the basic nature of … Continue reading

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