Born in London, England and raised in Orlando, FL, Elena graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelors' degree in Health Sciences. She later received her masters' in Creative Writing  from Drexel University. She writes part-time for the Scientific Origin and focuses mostly on health related issues.

Is it healthy for children to sleep with their pets?

The presence of a pet in a child’s bedroom is not detrimental to the quality of...

New HIV variant discovered in the Netherlands surprises researchers

A recent study conducted in almost a dozen countries indicates the discovery of a...

12 Natural Foods that boost your concentration and memory

1. Dark red and purple fruits and vegetables A study at Tufts University in...

How To Cure High Blood Pressure Naturally

High blood pressure is a disease that affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide...

10 tips to prevent or cure chapped lips

In winter, the air contains little moisture, so the top layer of the skin...

Gaslighting: the manipulation technique of narcissists

Gaslighting is a very subtle manipulation technique, typical of narcissistic relationships, that ultimately allows...

Intermittent fasting helps fight inflammation

According to a recent study conducted by doctors at the Intermountain Healthcare Heart Institute...

Fear of school (the reason why your child may refuse to go to school)

The fear of school, often known as school phobia, is defined as an illogical...

Arachnophobia: why some people are afraid of spiders and how to treat it

Eventhough very few species of spiders are really dangerous, the fear of spiders or...

Is female sterilization reversible?

Women who do not or no longer wish to have children can consider sterilization. This...