Treating Cancer Like No ratings yet.

“Treating triple-negative breast cancer: Cardamom compound shows promise.” Cardamom, a staple spice in Indian cuisine, could have the potential to inspire cancer treatments. Among the most difficult types of breast cancer to treat is triple-negative breast cancer. New research suggests that cardamonin — the compound found in the spice cardamom — may help facilitate tumor…

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Positive Language Like No ratings yet.

“Positive Language” by JoDana Floweres. Scientific studies show that when we speak in positive language rather than negative language, cognitive functions increase. In fact, positive language specifically strengthens areas of the brain’s frontal lobe. Thus when these studies were released, classroom (and workplace) language began to change. “Don’t hit” becomes “Be kind.” Positive statements help…

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Let It Rain. Like No ratings yet.

“Let It Rain” by Randa Chance. There’s something about an impending thunderstorm that heightens the senses. The atmosphere stills as the metallic scent of ozone charges the air. Grass and overhanging branches weighed down with leaves suddenly turn a more vibrant green against the dark grey sky. Lightning forks across the clouds, then the wind…

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