7 Ways Stephen Hawking Beat the Odds with ALS

Stephen Hawking was never expected to live past his 25th birthday. Instead, he survived more than 50 years after that, reaching the age of 76. But how? Even with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Hawking was able to beat the odds and have a life that was definitely worth living.

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Trump EPA OKs Chlorpyrifos, Pesticide Known to Cause Neurological Damage

Before Donald Trump was elected, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) seemed destined to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos. Young children exposed to the chemical showed pronounced attention problems, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism spectrum disorder (previously referred to as pervasive development disorder or PDD), psychomotor delay, and mental delay.

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Day One: The Vegetarian Diet

I know. I KNOW. A vegetarian diet, who wants to live without eating meat?! Well, we do. Because we want

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10-YEAR HEADACHE: Rosanne Cash On Diagnoses

Neurologic conditions can be very difficult to diagnose—just ask Rosanne Cash. The Grammy award–winning singer/songwriter and daughter of legendary country singer Johnny Cash lived with painful and often debilitating headaches for most of her adult life. It wasn’t until more than a decade of searching that Cash finally discovered her symptoms were caused by a malformation, in which part of the brain is forced downward into the spinal cavity, and an associated syringomyelia, which is a hole that forms in the spinal cord and can fill with fluid.

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Hormone Balancing: Natural Strategies for Feeling Better

Hormones rule our lives; it’s a simple fact of biochemistry. In their role as the body’s chemical messengers, hormones affect

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The 28 Healthiest Foods on Earth

Can you name 28 of the healthiest foods on Earth? You’ll be able to, after reading this article! The following

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