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Turmeric Wonder Spice? Compound In Common Spice Encourages Brain Repair

Could the key to dealing with degenerative diseases and brain damage be locked away in a common household spice? Some researchers think so, and they’re betting that a big push behind turmeric will lead to treatments that will save lives. At the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine for Germany’s Research Centre Juelich, scientists are experimenting with the spice turmeric to ...

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Massachusetts Proves the Common Core Education Standards Can Work

The success of the Massachusetts approach has important implications, especially as states roll out the new Common Core standards. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released the results of the international exams known as PISA yesterday, and most educators will not be surprised by the bad news. The results of the exams, which tests high schoolers in more than ...

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