Hidden Playground Parasites + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: a study on the psychological origins of creativity; how an experimental therapy for Huntington’s disease could help cure other genetic diseases; and the potentially damaging parasites that are contaminating playgrounds.
Scientists have new insights into the age-old question,‘What makes some people more creative than others?’.
According to some scientists, the lack of concentration, forgetfulness, and poor decision-making often associated with pregnancy is a real and measurable phenomenon.
A new experimental approach gives hope to those suffering from Huntington’s disease, as well as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and other degenerative disorders, by addressing such diseases at the most basic level: DNA.