Archive | April, 2016

Human Consciousness and Cognitive Training

I am reposting this because I got so busy yesterday I actually forgot to blog! Cognitive function can be affected by a number of factors including brain aging, stress and anxiety, diet and exercise or physical disability. Cognition is defined in Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary as “Thinking skills that include language use, calculation, perception, memory, awareness, reasoning, judgement, […]

Deconstructing Salad

I know, I know, we have all heard we need to eat more fruits and vegetables. As a matter of fact we hear this at every turn. We are told it with the expectation that we are just supposed to do it without any explanation. It reminds me of my mothers favourite saying, “because I said […]