We feel that it’s important for people to understand how much of the population is affected by this condition. While cataracts, if detected early, rarely lead to blindness in the US, millions of people in developing countries develop cataracts and do not have access to the appropriate treatment, making cataracts the world’s leading cause of blindness. Some interesting stuff about cataract you may read here
The Neurology of Gaming
The Neurology of Gaming. The infographic shows that gaming have some positive effects on the brain like ability to perform in a team, improved coordination and much better problem solving. Some interesting problem solving games can be found here.
Source: The Neurology of Gaming
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You might be asking yourself what is a GMO and should I be concerned?
GMO stands foe genetically modified food and YES! You should be concerned.
Today 80% of all packaged food in the United States contains GMO’s. Despite their wide usage in foods, there have not been long-term health studies conducted on the safety of GMO’s
Study the info-graphic below to learn more about this important issue.
Source website: food, health, GMO’s
Also see: Stop GMO game
Sufferers of migraines are all too often seen by many to be making a lot of fuss about nothing, but this idea that people have in their minds actually could not be further from the truth. The World Health Organisation classifies chronic migraines as more disabling than blindness, paraplegia and rheumatoid arthritis, which by all accounts means that migraines far outweigh their perceived level of discomfort. This infographic was made with the hope of highlighting the sort of plight that migraine sufferers go through and how much damage migraines do, not only in terms of pain but also economic decline. It also aims to give sufferers of migraines some pointers on how they might best relieve their pain whenever they do start to experience pain.
Source: Migraine sufferers
Drugs impact every organ in the body. In this easy to read graphic, we demonstrate the impact of the most commonly abused drugs on the body’s organs and its systems. Many people who use drugs, even if they are prescribed, are unaware of how a drug impacts the normal functioning of the body. Whether it is tranquilizers, steroids, or marijuana you can see the organs affected and read about the drug induced changes that occur within each of the body’s systems. Symbols for different drugs make it easy for you to see which organs are affected by which drugs. Knowledge is powerful, find out more about specific drugs using this chart.
Source: Drugs impact