|March 13, 2015||Posted by Staff under Health|
A health hotline is very useful and popular. This one is publicly funded. Yet it was organized by a libertarian-leaning governor. Was he consistent or not?
|March 12, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, Health|
Corporations are powerful and power corrupts but they also get it right sometimes, setting an example we individuals might want to emulate.
|January 18, 2015||Posted by Staff under Health|
Having specialists in town appeared to make matters worse for patients — the exact opposite of the hypothesis the researchers set out to examine.
|January 14, 2015||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Health|
Do some children really have to suffer just so the rest of us can get around by car? Or is there a better way to travel that spares children?
|August 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Lonely Robin Williams wasn’t alone in his demographic. Suicide is the 4th leading cause of death in the US, way above homicide.
|July 15, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Health|
Bike infrastructure can return $24 for every dollar spent by city governments. We add that the funds can even come from bike lanes.
|June 30, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Pregnant women near sprayed fields are more likely to have kids with mental disorders, a study finds for the third time.
|June 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Making the chips for your computer takes toxic chemicals that must be controlled if worker health is to matter.
|June 3, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Economic Principles, Health|
Does your doctor or dentist work for the big bucks and keep out any competition from nurses or assistants who’re equally qualified?
|April 30, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
If something is bothering you so much that you can’t sleep enough, here’s another reason to take care of it.
|April 18, 2014||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Environmental, Health|
Breathing bad air, despite getting better in some places, may be worse than you have ever imagined.
|April 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
The rate of these infections in children is still low, but the toxic enzymes produced by bacteria can spread rapidly.
|April 4, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Even after recovery sleep, attention span may not normalize; lost sleep can mean lost neurons. So sleep more, work less?