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2013-04-17 17:28:51

Hair strands contain valuable information about senior citizens' stress levels that can be used to determine an individual's cardiovascular disease risk.

Decision Making Skills In Stress Situations Affected By Cortisol
2012-12-10 13:23:41

Scientists have discovered a link between levels of the hormone cortisol in a person’s saliva and their ability to make good decisions in high-stress situations.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]