Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Why too many vitamins might harm you > Health-in-Motion 24 August 2017 It’s never too late to learn how to read It’s never too late to learn how to read – and not just for the most obvious reasons. A team of Indian and German scientists has discovered that the adult brain of completely illiterate people undergoes very profound and beneficial changes when they learn to write and read, resulting in a reorganisation of structures deep in the brainstem and thalamus. The majority of the participants of the study were poor women in their thirties who were unable to recognise a single written word of Hindi, their mother language, before receiving training. 0 More: Daily Dose: Why too many vitamins might harm youHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical Possible causes of sensitivity: crown or enamel issues Fitness This 4-minute workout will burn fat like crazy Medical A new way to diagnose food allergies Medical SEE: Every 4 seconds a new case of this disease is diagnosed Lifestyle Do e-cigarettes damage blood vessels? Lifestyle Why too many vitamins might harm you From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Beware! » 7 steps for surviving the flu 'I nearly died at an Adele concert’ How to tell if your doctor's a quack Your health is precious, so you need to be sure your doctor's the real deal. Bathroom etiquette » Less salt may lead to fewer nighttime bathroom trips SEE: 9 more funny bathroom signs Which office bathroom habits are the most important? Can you maintain your professionalism in your bathroom cubicle?