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No Empathy Link Found In Study Of Contagious Yawning
2014-03-17 07:05:27

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It has been previously suggested that contagious yawning is a sign of empathy toward others, but a new study is finding little evidence to back up that theory. Researchers from the Duke Center for Human Genome Variation have found that contagious yawning may actually decrease as we age and is less strongly related to variables such as empathy, tiredness and energy levels. Their paper, which has been published in the March 14 issue...

2014-02-26 23:03:18

Exert Co. releases Exert Smart Body Coolant, a spray that activates when skin temperature rises, cooling the body by 2-6 degrees. (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Hot flashes are completely natural, but that doesn’t make them any easier to deal with or hide. From the sweat stains to the red, flushed appearance, a hot flash is apparent to everyone. This can be embarrassing for many women. Exert Co. had these women in mind specifically with the release of Exert Smart Body Coolant. Exert gets...

2014-02-20 23:24:03

Exert Co. releases the Exert Smart Body Coolant, a spray that activates when skin temperature rises, cooling the body by 2-6 degrees. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Night sweats are not only uncomfortable for the person sweating, but also the other person sharing the bed. In a recent email received by an Exert user, she noted that, "My boyfriend sweats excessively at night. He can sleep with the minimal amount of clothes yet always soaks the bed, pillows, etc. I’m desperate as this...

2014-02-12 20:22:04

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altos Therapeutics, LLC, was recently informed by the United States Patent and Trademark Office that its pending patent application covering Altos' dopamine D2/D3 receptor antagonists for treating gastrointestinal diseases will be granted. The patent that issues will broadly and specifically cover the company's drug candidates, their pharmaceutical compositions, and their use for treating a number of important gastrointestinal...

2014-02-05 23:32:17

The Ultimate Flatulence Cure System, Joseph Arnold’s new book, provides users with natural remedies and practical methods to eliminate their flatulence, bloating, bad smell, and gas problems permanently. The site abb2u.com has recently posted a review of the Ultimate Flatulence Cure to show whether this product is worth purchasing. (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Joseph Arnold used to suffer from chronic gas problems. After years of researching, experimenting, and consulting naturopaths in...

2013-12-19 23:00:20

Stop Blushing Start Living, penned by Chelsea Schaeffer, is a new book that teaches people how to get rid of red face quickly. Rachel McKinnon Martin from the site Vinamy.com performed a detailed Stop Blushing Start Living review that indicates if this book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Blushing refers to the involuntary reddening of a person's face due to emotional stress or embarrassment. Stop Blushing Start Living, penned by Chelsea Schaeffer, is a new...

2013-12-12 12:26:12

Matthew Kaufman, MD is Only Known Expert to Perform This Procedure SHREWSBURY, N.J., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Don Bird underwent phrenic nerve surgery with Dr. Matthew Kaufman in November 2011. After a steady recovery, according to his latest lung function tests, Bird has experienced a remarkable 70-80 percent improvement. The initial injury to Bird's phrenic nerve occurred during surgery for skin cancer when the 48-year-old Australian handyman was 17 years old. He...

2013-11-24 23:00:19

Ultimate Flatulence Cure designed by Joseph Arnold is a new program that covers home remedies for flatulence, bloating, bad smell and excessive gas problems. A detailed Ultimate Flatulence Cure overview on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Ultimate Flatulence Cure is a new program that teaches people how to get rid of their flatulence and all gas problems forever. The program also provides people natural remedies, food...

Human Yawn Contagious To Chimps
2013-10-17 10:47:49

[ Watch The Video: Is A Human Yawn Contagious To Chimpanzees? ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As fellow primates separated by only a few branches on the evolutionary tree, humans share many behaviors with chimpanzees. Now, research has shown that the older a chimp is, the more likely it is to respond to a familiar face yawning with a yawn of its own, according to a new study in the journal PLOS ONE. Referred to as 'contagious yawning,' humans – as well as dogs...

2013-09-04 11:43:41

Removing one of the tiniest organs in the body has shown to provide effective treatment for high blood pressure. The discovery, made by University of Bristol researchers and published in Nature Communications, could revolutionize treatment of the world's biggest silent killer. The carotid body — a small nodule (no larger than a rice grain) found on the side of each carotid artery — appears to be a major culprit in the development and regulation of high blood pressure. Researchers,...