Friday, July 27, 2007

Some Good Reads

Once again I've come across some interesting things to read. You can never stop expanding your horizons.

ScienceDaily: Weight Gain or Weight Loss Can Affect Unborn Baby

Scientific review confirms superiority of carbohydrate control | Dr Briffa’s Blog

Gaining Weight? Blame Your Friends - World of Psychology

Junkfood Science: Oh what a tangled web we weave — Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)
Talks about the same study as the post above, but from an entirely different perspective---good read always from Junkfood Science.

Diabetes Update: Type 2s: Understanding False Hypos
This is the best blog out there about diabetes---check it out.

ScienceDaily: Antibiotic Resistance: Doctors' Antibiotic Prescribing Practices Still Contributing To Problem

Psychology Today: The Decline and Fall of the Private Self

Once upon a time, people kept secrets. Today's tell-all bloggers and MySpace denizens have made the notion of a guarded personal life feel obsolete. What effect does such exposure have on the psyche?

Psychology Today: Seven Deadly Sentiments
Evolutionary psychology helps us understand why we are ashamed of having forbidden thoughts that make us feel like lousy people. It tells us that these shameful feelings are hardwired—strategies that led to success on the Pleistocene savanna.

I'll keep scouring the net for some more tidbits of info to share.

Have a good day everyone.....