Sel Ghebrehiwot: Adderall is the brand name for a mixture of amphetamine salts that was developed for treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a.k.a. ADHD. Since 2007, prescriptions have doubled in the U.S, and even those who don’t have a prescription are using. An estimated 30% of university students used Adderall at… Continue Reading Your Brain On Adderall – The Study Drug
>>NEARLY 1 IN 10 OF THE MILLIONS OF AMERICAN TROOPS THAT HAVE SERVED IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN HAVE SOME FORM OF POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER. AT THE RESTORES CLINIC AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA, RESEARCHERS ARE WORKING WITH VIRTUAL-REALITY TECHNOLOGY TO DEVELOP INNOVATIVE TREATMENTS TO HELP VETERANS RECLAIM THEIR LIVES.>>WHEN… Continue Reading Virtual Reality as a Treatment for PTSD? | SciTech Now
This episode is supported by Hims Your body is cool and all, but have you ever wondered how much is it all worth? Let’s start with selling your body one piece at a time. Sperm? You can make $35 to $135 a shot, with some banks paying donors $1500 for… Continue Reading How Much Is Your Body Worth?
In the movie Self/Less, which hits theaters July 10th, Sir Ben Kingsley transfers his consciousness to Ryan Reynold’s body in an effort to stay alive forever, and effectively become immortal in a process called ‘shedding’. Which sounds pretty awesome – I mean who wouldn’t want more time to accomplish their… Continue Reading Could You Transfer Your Consciousness To Another Body?
For thousands of years people have practiced meditation for spiritual, emotional, and physical well being. But from a scientific perspective, how exactly does meditating affect your body? Does it really do anything? It all starts in the brain! During meditation, brain-scans see increased activity in regions directly correlated with decreased… Continue Reading The Scientific Power of Meditation
(Greg) Hey Mitch! (Mitch) Hey Greg. What do you call a nosy pepper? I… I don’t know. Jalapeño business! (Theme Song) Hello and welcome to the first episode of the Lab, A new series here on Asap Science, where we take your questions and turn them into experiments, so we… Continue Reading How Much Pain Can You Handle? (The LAB)
Your Body is Amazing did you know that laid end to end the Airways in your lungs spanned 2,400 Kilometers in Length Which Is a quarter of the length of the great Wall of China Or that the Nails on your Dominant Hand Grow Slightly Faster Hear my Voice Thank… Continue Reading Your Body Is Amazing Pt. 2
Your body is made up of many atoms…around 7 octillion to be exact. These make up the 37 trillion cells in your body, which are actually much younger than you think. The cells that line your stomach regenerate every 5 days – which makes sense as stomach acid can dissolve… Continue Reading Why Your Body Is AMAZING!
Good morning body! Time for another day. Your alarm goes off, you hit the snooze button and lay there for few minutes between the land of wake and sleep known as the hypnopompic state. When you do finally get up, you’re groggy and disoriented thanks to sleep inertia. Most of… Continue Reading This Is Your Body Over 24 Hours
Whether it’s the the first day of school, a big interview or your wedding day – pimples find a way of cropping up at the most inconvenient times. But why do they occur and how do we get rid of them? The term “pore”, it is just another way of… Continue Reading Is There A Pimple Cure?