Life

Pregnancy

Many couples around the world incur a risk of procreating a child that inherits their genetic disorders. This type of pregnancy can be a very dramatic and painful experience both for the parents and the child. Therefore many of these parents are constantly on the lookout for either an adoption or a medical procedure that can alleviate the worry and provide them with a healthy child. Such was the goal of a recent procedure that gave birth to the world’s second three parent baby. (more…)

Sleep cycle

Our sleep cycle and its impact on our waking life have been studied for decades by the science community. We now know that our sleep can be affected by just about any element in our bedroom environment as well as by our moods and our current health. When it comes to the bedroom, it’s been established that having the right kind of sleeping arrangement, such as an adequate mattress and pillow, will greatly affect the quality of our sleep. It’s also been a loosely verified factor that the heavier the blanket the deeper the sleep. This particular fact has been the subject of recent studies that confirmed it with great precision. (more…)