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Causes of Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety is something we all feel from time to time. As a human being, it is almost impossible for you not to feel anxious, nervous or even scared sometimes. 356 more words

Mental Health

Movie Review: Jurassic World

I’m sure many of you have seen it. I only got to watch it last night – that’s what happens when they release a blockbuster during the mid-year exams; I have to wait an extra two weeks. 1,041 more words


Facts about Hair

The hair cycle…
Each hair is attached to the scalp via a follicle. There are between 100,000 and 350,000 hair follicles on the human scalp. Each follicle grows its hair for an average of 1000 days (three years) and then rests for a period of around 100 days (three months) before being shed and a new hair begins to grow. 465 more words

Health And Beauty

Feeding Time

When observing the primates I was lucky enough to be able to observe several feeds at the centre. The first feed was a common feed with bugs and some vegetables. 375 more words


PGS - Preimplantation Genetic Screening

PGS, PGD, CGH – they do all actually mean something different and are used in different cases but essentially they also all refer to the same outcome and that is the genetic testing result of an embryo. 1,018 more words


UC Davis places new PRA test on hold

At Alora Cats, we like to stay current with medical and genetic updates regarding bengal and savannah cat breeds.  Progressive Retinal Atrophy is a common genetic trait that causes blindness in the bengal breed.  485 more words