Tag Archives: from

Swine Flu Prevention: Important Tips to Stay Protected From H1N1 Infection

Swine flu (Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons) India is in the midst of a swine flu invasion with hundreds of cases detected in the past month. As per official data, close to five thousand people have been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus. More than 150 have succumbed to the illness already. Rajasthan alone has seen 72… Read More »

Why hospitals' future will involve keeping people from showing up

The biggest challenge hospital operators face is how to keep people from showing up in the first place. That’s the perspective of healthcare experts who spoke on healthcare at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Smartphones, wearable devices, along with time-honored anti-smoking and nutrition approaches are key to keeping hospitals from providing excess, unnecessary… Read More »

Happiness exercises boost moods of those recovering from addiction says MGH study

Short writing exercises reliving happy moments boosted the moods of adults recovering from addiction in a study conducted by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital’s (MGH) Recovery Research Institute. “Recovery is hard,” said lead author Bettina B. Hoeppner, senior research scientist at the institute and an associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School. “For the… Read More »