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Healthy people have better attention span

63642 Researchers from the University of Granada have demonstrated that people who normally practice sport have a better cognitive performance than those with bad physical health. More specifically, the results of this research indicate that the former have a better sustained attention span (they react more rapidly to an external stimulus introduced randomly while carrying… Seguir Leyendo Healthy people have better attention span

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Cyborg urges better understanding of technology

Granada: The artist whose prosthetic audio-visual implant makes him the world’s first cyborg said here Monday that society needs to see technology «as a human creation, not as something extraterrestrial». «It’s very logical to use technology to enrich ourselves. Cybernetics can help everyone perceive what we cannot perceive,» Neil Harbisson said in a speech at… Seguir Leyendo Cyborg urges better understanding of technology

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Cyborg urges better understanding of technology

Granada: The artist whose prosthetic audio-visual implant makes him the world’s first cyborg said here Monday that society needs to see technology «as a human creation, not as something extraterrestrial». «It’s very logical to use technology to enrich ourselves. Cybernetics can help everyone perceive what we cannot perceive,» Neil Harbisson said in a speech at… Seguir Leyendo Cyborg urges better understanding of technology

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Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

Scientists have found that there is a direct relationship between exposure to pesticides (Persistent Organic Pollutants, CPOs) in food, air and water and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in adults, regardless of age, gender and body mass index. These substances tend to concentrate in body fat, and they might be one of the reasons why… Seguir Leyendo Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

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Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

Scientists have found that there is a direct relationship between exposure to pesticides (Persistent Organic Pollutants, CPOs) in food, air and water and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in adults, regardless of age, gender and body mass index. These substances tend to concentrate in body fat, and they might be one of the reasons why… Seguir Leyendo Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

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Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

Scientists have found that there is a direct relationship between exposure to pesticides (Persistent Organic Pollutants, CPOs) in food, air and water and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in adults, regardless of age, gender and body mass index. These substances tend to concentrate in body fat, and they might be one of the reasons why… Seguir Leyendo Exposure to pesticides in food, air and water ups diabetes risk

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Saliva test can reveal decision-making skills

University of Granada researchers have found that cortisol levels in saliva are associated with a person’s ability to make good decisions in stressful situations. In a study, researchers at the University of Granada Group of Neuropsychology exposed the participants (all women) to a stressful situation by using sophisticated virtual reality technology. They found that people… Seguir Leyendo Saliva test can reveal decision-making skills

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Saliva test can reveal decision-making skills

University of Granada researchers have found that cortisol levels in saliva are associated with a person’s ability to make good decisions in stressful situations. In a study, researchers at the University of Granada Group of Neuropsychology exposed the participants (all women) to a stressful situation by using sophisticated virtual reality technology. They found that people… Seguir Leyendo Saliva test can reveal decision-making skills