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The decline and fall of White America: Inside the study that has shocked the public-health community

<b>(SuriyaPhoto via Shutterstock)</b><p>New research from Princeton has shown an all-but-unprecedented increase in mortality rates. Here’s what to know<p>Paul Campos<p>November 11, 2015 7:25pm (UTC)<p>A fascinating and disturbing paper from Princeton social scientists Anne Case and Angus Deaton reveals a shocking …

Public Health

Elf Mason Jar Christmas Gifts on the Polka Dot Chair

Today I have a fun and simple Handmade Christmas Gift idea for you. This fun <b>Elf Christmas Mason Jar Gift!</b> Fill it with candy and gift to family and …

10 Great Apps Every Leader Needs to Be Effective

Let technology radically enhance your leadership.<p>It's not enough for twenty-first-century leaders to focus on getting things done. They must also connect with employees to inspire performance. Digging deeper, top management today needs to marry purpose and meaning to each employee's contribution. …

Apps

MLB Tweeted A Photo Of Cubs Fan Jenny McCarthy, And Everyone Made Vaccination Jokes

Sports fans, this is Jenny McCarthy. You probably first saw her in <i>Playboy</i>, and have since seen her in dozens of mostly not great TV shows and movies. You might also remember as the pseudo-scientist who led a brigade of bumbling buffoons known as anti-vaxxers. McCarthy of course claimed the MMR …

Jenny McCarthy

15 Stunning Data Visualizations (And What You Can Learn From Them)

We’re literally drowning in data. Everyday, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created. This is the equivalent of 90% of the world’s …

Data Visualization

Inside Obama's Stealth Startup

President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook. Their mission: to reboot how government works.<p>For Eric Maland, the whole thing goes back to that San Francisco wedding. Mikey wasn’t there—well, wait, actually, Mikey was there. But Eric didn’t meet him at …

Private Sector

4 Ways to Get Started with Population Health

How to Grow Your Staff AND Keep Expenses Low

As your small business grows, so does your need for staff. This is especially true during your busy season.<p>The good news is that there are a …

Small Business

Why Health Care Is Stuck — And How to Fix It

The pressures for fundamental change in health care have been building for decades, but meaningful change has been limited while the urgency of change only grows. The moment of discontinuity has arrived. Already unsustainable costs, an aging population, advances in medicine, and a growing …

Long Live The Healthcare Entitlement Economy

Recently I heard a speaker at a venture conference say that “Healthcare is changing from an entitlement economy to a market economy”. Many of us wish that would happen fast, but how real is it?<p>Entitlement is pervasive in healthcare. Most legal U.S. residents receive healthcare that is largely …

Understanding health insurance is like learning a foreign language for many new enrollees

As soon as Deb Emerson, a former high school teacher from Oroville, Calif., bought a health plan in January through the state’s insurance exchange, …

10 Foolproof Tips for Improving Your Google Search Results

Maybe you're already known as a Google search whiz...the person everyone goes to when they're having trouble finding the best results for a specific …

TUTORIAL :: How to makeover a boring stool - We Are Scout

I’m guilty of stopping to check out what people are discarding on council collection days. Roxy’s refrain from the back seat is always “Oh …

How To Make Your Own Standing Desk

If you build it, good posture wll come.<p>Maybe your company doesn't have the resources to equip you with a fancy, high-tech standing desk, or perhaps your home office could use a little refurbishing. In any case, a workspace that keeps you from sitting all day long can be a great benefit, and you can …

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Glow In The Dark Nuclear Element Soaps are Radical but not Radioactive. - if it's hip, it's here

Glow-in-the-Dark Nuclear Element Soaps from United Nuclear products and supplies are the perfect nerdy gift for your science loving friends.<p>Nuclear …

Chemistry

Is Obamacare working? Where’s the data?

By FRED and ALMA TROTTERAs President Obama’s healthcare reform unfolds in the last years of his administration, critics and supporters alike are …

Geisinger Awarded 4 Year Grant to Integrate Genetic Data into EHRs

Two Geisinger researchers have been awarded more than $3.5 million to spend the next four years combining DNA sequence information and health …

Digital Health

4 ways to improve the lives of doctors and their patients

366 Shares<p>Ask physicians across the country what problems they want solved, and they won’t hesitate to tell you. They worry about the growing health …

Health Care

West African Country Sees Its First Polio Case in Years After the Virus Mutated From an Oral Vaccine

The West African country of Mali is seeing its first reported case of polio since 2011, but it’s not from the “wild-type” strain.<p>An Afghan health worker administers polio vaccine drops to a child on the second day of a vaccination campaign in Kabul on March 16, 2015. The oral vaccine, which is …

Rebecca Plevin wants you to (successfully) navigate the health care system

Rebecca Plevin covers health for KPCC in a very particular way: She focuses on how the health care system works for consumers. In the past year she …

Names and Labels in Healthcare

Blog post by Colin Hung<p>Over the past several weeks on #hcldr we have tackled a number of important and “deep” subjects:<p>Since this the final holiday …

Free vector pack for creating infographics

Click on the image to download your free vector pack<p>There are some great pieces of infographic software around – some are even free – but for truly …

10 Moms I Can No Longer Speak To –

As if making mom friends wasn’t hard enough, it seems that lately whatever I say to other women is bound to piss her off. The Internet is filled with …

Parenting

These Lego Automatically Save Your Designs As 3-D Schematics

Today, you can either build with real Lego bricks, or build in software with virtual Lego bricks. There’s still a firm line between the two, because there’s still a firm line between analog experiences and digital interfaces.<p>But now, Gravity–the same experimental studio behind this 3-D …

Lego

5 Must-have Free Apps for Graphic Designers.

Every day we feel the need to optimize our time and streamline our work, that’s why there are many apps developed to make our life easier. The main …

Choosing The Color Palette, Part 1: Understanding Color

Color is everywhere. Our mind is engaging with different colors on a consistent basis, and associates them with different things. A study titled …

UI Design

Real Estate Is Accessible And Easy To Navigate Thanks To These Startups

Real estate isn’t just for brokers anymore. Technology is creating an industry that’s consumer-facing, accessible and easy to navigate. From buying a space, to moving in, to even maintaining that space, tech-fueled startups have been fulfilling every nook and cranny of need in the realm of real …

Real Estate

Travel jacket breaks record raising $9m on Kickstarter

You might not have known you wanted a jacket with 15 pockets and a built-in neck pillow, but thanks to Hiral Sanghavi and his backers, you’ll soon get one<p>Long-distance love has paid off for the designers of a travel jacket that has now attracted a record $9m from would-be buyers on crowdfunding …

What's Next For America's Practicing Physicians After King V. Burwell?

<i>This post was contributed by Lawrence Downs, Esq., Secretary of the Physicians Foundation.</i><p>On June 25, 2015, the United States Supreme Court upheld the legality of Americans purchasing health insurance through federal exchanges offered by select states. The provision that provides federal subsidies …

Health Care