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On yoga and preventative healthcare

If you're on the search for some inspiration to help you jump start your new year's resolutions, maybe this video ...

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How information technology can improve quality of life

Bern Shen, M.D., is Chief Medical Officer at HealthCrowd, an information technology company he co-founded. He took the time ...

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Medical advancement can mean living longer with disability

Nowadays, many people are living longer with better health. But did you know that medical advances can also lead to ...

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The story of a boy and his $10 3D printed prosthetic hand...

Click the link below for the truly inspiring story of a dad who found a way to get his son ...

STORY URL: Dad Makes Son 3D-Printed Prosthetic Hand..
There are a multitude of ways a father can make his son happy but this one is a little special. Twelve-year-old Leon McCarthy was born without fingers on his left hand - so his Dad, Paul, made him...

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The 'Good Bad HDL'

We know HDL as a 'Good Guy', but like many of us who are good for some and not so ...

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Outliving our ancestors....

I was personally delighted to see Funding Longer Lives as one of the key themes for our upcoming Open Minds ...

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It may not be too bad to ignore...

There's never been a time than now to quickly unlearn what you know about your risks, and adapt. In my ...

STORY URL: http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f5446.pdf%2Bhtml

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Is it really worth living longer?

According to a new study published in European Neuropsychopharmacology, 38.2% of Europeans or 165 million people suffered from a ...

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Older people, modern views

Less than a week after the Open Minds event in London, and to mark The United Nations' (UN) International Day ...

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Vaccinate the unsuspecting human beings - The babies!

This video here is interesting. Take it just as a perspective, cause we are living in a world of information ...

STORY URL: Why This Nurse WON'T Vaccinate!
I give you an few of my objections to the current practice of vaccination. Subsequent videos will hopefully address vaccine misconceptions, the flu vaccine. ...

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UK says we're most prepared to care

30% of respondents in the UK suggest they're prepared to provide long-term care for a loved one themselves – even ...

STORY URL: Risk Window | Swiss Re
http://riskwindow.swissre.com/risk-window#qst=17;cnt=65541;age=1

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An insight into the views of young people in Japan and the UK

The risk perception survey reveals some thought-provoking views on caring for those close to us. I took a look at ...

STORY URL: Risk Window | Swiss Re
http://riskwindow.swissre.com/risk-window#qst=17;cnt=516;age=16

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Update - Preventive breast cancer vaccine

Preventive breast cancer vaccine development takes a step forward. Researchers at Cleveland Clinic’s Lerner Research Institute found that a ...

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Health Care Scenarios in the year 2020 in CEE

Central Eastern European Health Policy Network open to anyone who is interested in health care, health insurance and health policy ...

STORY URL: CONSUMER RULES - Central & East European Health Policy Network
an independent exchange Platform for CEE health policy specialists, academicians, scientists and other stakeholders who are committed to addressing the complementary goals of generally improving p...

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Diabesity- are we ready? ........................Google is..

By 2030, more than half a billion of world population would be suffering from Diabetes. The rapid increase in diabetes ...

STORY URL: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927

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