Archive for the ‘Medical’ Category

Action and Allergic Reaction

Friday, November 25th, 2011

The other night I landed myself in the emergency room with a severe allergic reaction. Despite the terrifying journey, I certainly learned one important lesson: to avoid troublesome reactions, take preventative action.

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The Good Kind of Stress

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

We all stress about having too much stress, whether at work, at home or even on vacation. But it turns out that the sensation of being involuntarily excited comes in two categories—and one of them is actually good for you!

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How to Waste $63 Billion Dollars

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

A new study from Harvard Medical School reports that US employers are losing $63 billion a year. The culprit is the familiar diagnosis of insomnia.
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Brain Aerobics

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Easily escaping the normal humdrum of life may at times be difficult. After all, our daily routine is usually the map through which we navigate our lives. Yet according to an anti-aging expert, partaking in unfamiliar activity each day is an important step in keeping our brains in shape.

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Mental Balance and Variation

Friday, May 6th, 2011

To Slaughter Development’s founder, balance and variation is key in creating and maintaining a proper diet. Likewise, it’s essential in the continued development of our minds.

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Medical TWEETment

Monday, April 25th, 2011

As the corporate world continues to benefit from social media’s powerful communication techniques, it’s not surprising that doctors and hospitals are now climbing aboard the bandwagon to create electronic footprints using similar technologies.

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Outstanding Confirmation System

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

As a working mother I have a lot to juggle when it comes to organizing my life. So when I discover something that makes my day run smoother—no matter how small it may be—I often feel compelled to share it with others.  This is one of those times.

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Productivity and Mindfulness

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Concerned that your inability to concentrate might affect your productivity at work? You might be interested in the results of a powerful new scientific study.
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The Lesson In Affliction

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

For those who are looking for ways to get through the day with enough energy—and without undo stress—perhaps take a lesson from people who suffer from an incurable disease. For diabetics, managing health is certainly tiresome, but through control and routine they’re doing more than just managing their condition. They’re improving their lives. 

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Scientific Ideas Through Diagrams

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Earlier this month, Decision Science News ran a post about communicating complex scientific topics to the general public. Their solution? Use pictures.
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