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Inducing labor at full term: What makes sense?

For generations, midwives and doctors have looked for ways to imitate human physiology and nudge women’s bodies into giving birth. Synthetic hormones can be used to start and speed up labor. Soft balloons and seaweed sticks placed alongside the cervix can shape a pathway through the birth canal. Self-stimulation can spontaneously spark natural labor transmitters.… Read More »

How the Muse 2 Makes for the Ultimate Meditation Experience

Choosemuse.com When the first Muse headband launched in 2014, it was unlike anything else on the market. An easy-to-use, personal meditation device, it could measure your brain activity instantly via four electroencephalography sensors. An accompanying mobile app turned the EEG signals into audio feedback through the user’s headphones. This technological breakthrough coincided with the wellness… Read More »