Mental Health Bloggers Widen Their Support Systems on WordPress.com
Jan29

Mental Health Bloggers Widen Their Support Systems on WordPress.com

Co-founder Lulu began the “Blog for Mental Health ” initiative on her personal blog in 2012 and moved it to Canvas of the Minds in 2013, where it quickly attracted a long list of participants — take a look at 2013′s participant  2013′s participant blogroll. More bloggers are now making a 2014 commitment: to “blog about mental health topics not only for myself, but for others.”…

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Report: Thinner doesn’t mean healthy for Asian-Americans
Jan15

Report: Thinner doesn’t mean healthy for Asian-Americans

The report found that Asian-Americans do tend to be thin: About 38 percent of Americans of Asian descent are overweight, meaning they have a BMI, or body mass index, higher than 25. Compare that to 66 percent of white  …

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Brain training can help older adults stay sharp for years
Jan14

Brain training can help older adults stay sharp for years

“If we delay the onset of difficulties in daily activities even by a small amount, that can have major public health implications in terms of helping to curb healthcare costs, delaying entry into institutions and hospitals,” Rebok said. Prevent slips

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I’ve Seen The Future Of Health Tech And It’s Going To Improve Your Life In 2014
Jan12

I’ve Seen The Future Of Health Tech And It’s Going To Improve Your Life In 2014

I just returned from the most exciting Consumer Electronics Show I’ve ever covered. Thanks to extraordinary demand for gadgets that make us healthier,..

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Hands-on: Garmin Vivofit is a long-lasting and affordable fitness band
Jan11

Hands-on: Garmin Vivofit is a long-lasting and affordable fitness band

Wearables are everywhere.

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