How America's criminal justice system became the country's mental health system
A story of how the criminal justice system neglects, abuses, and sometimes kills people with mental illness.
How to Reverse Diabetes
1 in 3 Americans could have it by 2050 if current trends continue. Follow this plan to stay out of danger and avoid becoming a statistic
Emergency Preparedness Tips for Home Care Providers
Having a formalized emergency preparedness plan is as crucial as a disaster recovery plan. Having worked in the healthcare space for the last 20 years and providing virtual operations integration coaching for my clients, I know all too well the struggles that home care providers face during severe weather conditions with staffing client cases and
March for Science draws big crowds across U.S.
Thousands of people turned out in cities across the United States and beyond on Saturday for Earth Day events billed as a "celebration of science" to counter what organizers say is a growing disregard for evidence-based knowledge in Washington.
How Often Should You Actually Shower?
The right way to clean yourself, according to science
A BCG vet’s advice for aspiring consultants and future board members
“In particular for women, there seems to be a view that you can’t be both likable and respected. Don’t buy into that.”
The frontrunner to be the next national security adviser is basically the anti-Flynn
Most Americans have probably never heard the name Robert Harward. That’s exactly why he’s an attractive choice.
How to Get the Best Care From the Hospital Nursing Staff
How and why hospital patients and families should cultivate a good relationship with the nursing staff
How voice assistants can provide medical advice
Ben Fox Rubin had a great post in CNET's CES blog that discussed whether voice assistants were equipped to provide health and emotional support. He starts out by citing a JAMA study from early 2016 that found voice assistants mostly lacking when asked about some basic physical and mental health situations. This highlights two interesting points:
Pain Is a Problem. Opioids Are Not the Answer. How Did American Medicine Decide They Were?
We learned Thursday that Prince died of an opioid overdose—specifically from fentanyl, a synthetic opioid often prescribed to people who have built up ...