Health

Pick Your Battles: When is it a good time to give up?

What are the goals you have set for yourself recently?  Maybe one of them includes being accepted into an elite school you’ve been dreaming of attending since you were fifteen. Perhaps it’s getting an internship in your dream company. It could simply be cutting down your coffee intake and writing short stories for the book …

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The Behavioural Immune System: What is it?

Think about your immune system. What comes to mind? Personally, I think of white blood cells and antibodies. Those tiny elements are part of the complex system that defends our body from disease, but it’s costly protection.[1] A fever increases the body’s energy consumption by 13%, while fighting a pathogen leaves the body vulnerable to …

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