BPS: Is Mindfulness A Panacea Or Overhyped And Potentially Problematic?

Repost from BPS: This is Episode 15 of PsychCrunch, the podcast from the British Psychological Society’s Research Digest, sponsored by Routledge Psychology. Download here. Click here for audio: Episode 15 Mindfulness is everywhere these days, but is it really as beneficial as it’s often made out to be? Our presenter Ginny Smith hears from clinical psychologist Dr Catherine…

The Flawed Logic of Hepatitis B Vaccine Mandates

By the Children’s Health Defense Team  January 31, 2019 Summary: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that newborn babies receive the hepatitis B vaccine on their first day of life. The infants, toddlers and young children receiving this vaccine face little to no chance of hepatitis B…

Revolutionary: The Mystery of Molecular Machines

    See Also: Membrane Patterns Carry Ontogenetic Information That Is Specified Independently of DNA Evolution: A View from the 21st Century , Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design The genetic code is a highly complicated flow of information that often resides outside the physical sequence of DNA base pairs…

Exercise and Depression

Summary Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) presents a considerable challenge to public health in the United States. Estimates of lifetime prevalence are 22.9% in females and 15.1% in males and the condition is likely increasing among younger cohorts. Successful treatment does not seem to increase with rising costs of care (over $20 billion annually). A thorough…