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Podcasts from stars like Gwyneth and Oprah which might just bring you some peace

Never tried a podcast before? Now is the perfect time to turn off the TV, switch off the PC, and stop being glued to your smartphone screen. Listening, without any visual stimulus, can be a wonderfully restful experience. And hearing some wise words from these wellbeing gurus might calm your frazzled nerves. Best of all,… Read More »

Commentary: Tom Hanks’ Take on Coronavirus Just Might Help Us All

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 17, 2020 — Humans are highly visual creatures. Severe and transformative events in our society are often remembered best by moments captured in representative photographs. Iconic images have immortalized such events as the end of World War II, the Vietnam War, and others. Often there are iconic individuals,… Read More »

Healthcare Might Look Good in Plaid

By KIM BELLARD I don’t really follow FinTech — I can’t even keep up with HealthTech! — but it caught my eye when Visa announced that it was acquiring FinTech company Plaid for $ 5.3b; a 2018 funding round valued the company at $ 2.65b.  A 100% increase in valuation within a year suggests that something important… Read More »

A Fatty Meal Might Affect How You Absorb CBD

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Aug. 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Having a cheeseburger with that CBD-infused product? A new study suggests that fatty foods might boost the body’s absorption of cannabidiol (CBD). In 2018, CBD capsules received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for use in patients with seizures, but how food affects… Read More »

Technology Posing Ambiguous Threats Might Be ‘Creepy’ for Kids

Kids (Photo Credits: ANI) Washington D.C., May 17: Adults and children, nowadays almost everyone is an ardent user of technology. However, kids get creeped out with devices which bring ambiguous threats, a new study highlights. A study presented at a conference, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems’ described creepy technology as something… Read More »