Monthly Archives: May 2012

Let your microbiology coach you to success

At TEDMED 2012, ALBERT-LÁSZLÓ BARABÁSI compared the networking of proteins to the social networking of humans. I could almost picture my cells sitting on their Facebook accounts talking to each other, pressing Like whenever a CD8+ cell destroyed an antigen, sharing viral videos of funny things that were going on in my body.  I imagined […]

Work yourself to death the right way

If you want to work yourself to death, make sure it is YOUR inner motivation you die for and not an external one. As a stress researcher I am often asked where the line between good and bad stress goes. Let me tell you a secret and hopefully settle this one once and for all; […]