The Basics: More often than not, people do get the government they deserve

Photo by mohamed Abdelgaffar from Pexels One of the joys of the modern world is that almost anyone can voice their opinion. At the same time, one of the worst aspects of the modern world is that very few of those opinions are actually worth paying attention to (says the author without any hint of … Continue reading The Basics: More often than not, people do get the government they deserve

What is the metabolic syndrome?

Photo by Public Domain Pictures from Pexels Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a medical doctor, and the content of this website was created for informational purposes only. Such content is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. Out of all the topics and questions we've covered in this blog, this one … Continue reading What is the metabolic syndrome?

¿Qué es la termogénesis?

Source: pixabay.com Renuncia de responsabilidad: El contenido de este sitio web ha sido creado con fines informativos únicamente. Tal contenido no debe ser considerado como sustituto a indicaciones médicas, tratamiento o diagnóstico. En un post anterior hablamos acerca del efecto térmico de los alimentos, y previamente hemos hablado de cómo responde nuestro organismo ante la falta … Continue reading ¿Qué es la termogénesis?

Everyday triage

Photo by Download a pic Donate a buck! ^ from Pexels I'm one of those people that likes to listen to podcasts or YouTube on autoplay when doing chores around the house or when doing simple tasks at work. I guess most people are like that, perhaps listening to the radio or music or having … Continue reading Everyday triage

Don’t visit Mexico

A while back this blog began translating its posts into spanish as a means to attract more readers and allow me to practice the language. This post will be a little different in that we'll mostly use sources in spanish since there are but a few in english. Among sources in english we'll rely very … Continue reading Don’t visit Mexico

What is high blood pressure?

Photo by Pixabay from Pexels Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a medical doctor, and the content of this website was created for informational purposes only. Such content is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. There's nothing better than to be reminded of the best things life has to offer. In … Continue reading What is high blood pressure?

Moverse y avanzar no son lo mismo

Source: pixabay.com I arrived a little late to the twit down below, about a week late, actually. The moment I read it, though, I was transported back in time to those interesting years when I was working as a lab intern, then the time I worked on my bachelor's thesis and the couple of years that … Continue reading Moverse y avanzar no son lo mismo

Don’t look at the problem, look at the solution

Photo by Mihis Alex from Pexels If you've ever ridden a bike or a motorcycle then chances are you've experienced the phenomenon of moving towards what you look at, rather than where you want to go. This is called target fixation, which Wikipedia is kind enough to define as [the] attentional phenomenon observed in humans … Continue reading Don’t look at the problem, look at the solution