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Benefits and Drawbacks of a Group Insurance Cover

With mounting costs of medical treatments, a health insurance policy needs no second thought. In fact, health insurance plans have become a primary way...

Talkspace Wants To Expand Its Services, Says Chief Medical Officer

Talkspace is revolutionizing the therapy industry. With this digital health company, you can access a legitimate therapist anytime and anywhere you are. This system...

Is city living bad for your health?

Our planet is fast becoming an urban one. At the beginning of the 21st century, most of the world’s population still lived in the...

Don’t treat students as customers when it comes to mental health

“Who are your customers, and how well have you served them?” The question, newly introduced into our annual performance review, knotted my stomach.As a...

Tackling global warming will improve health, save lives, and save money

A very recent study released in JAMA (Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities for Global Health) provides a thorough review showing how climate change affects...

Seven reasons to eat seaweed

So good, in fact, that seaweed might soon be an ingredient in functional foods - to make white bread, for example, higher in fiber....

Scientists study possible health benefits of LSD and ecstasy

A growing number of people are taking LSD and other psychedelic drugs such as cannabis and ecstasy to help them cope with various conditions,...

My OCD reared its ugly head when I tried to come off medication to start a family

A couple of months ago, I found myself standing perilously high on a shopping center balcony. A day earlier, I had stood on a...

Five health myths reinvestigated

Eat five portions of fruit and veg a day. What a nice, neat way, someone thought, of packaging the WHO’s daily recommended fruit-and-veg dose of...

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Planes, trains and automobiles: what transport has Hollywood forgotten?

Bicycles Premium Rush is a strange anomaly in bicycle movies because it deals with the reality of urban cycling. Every journey involves zipping between objects...

Google, Apple and Microsoft race to bring software to cars

Will buying a car soon involve questioning whether it is compatible with your smartphone? Google has announced a new "Open Automotive Alliance" (OAA), teaming...

Automobiles at Olympia

This year's show of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders at Olympia certainly surpasses its predecessors in the excellence of artistry and the...