Morgan Thedell

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The Most Productive Ways To Waste Your Time

Whether you’re watching stand-up comedy on TV or cat videos on YouTube, studies have shown that laughing can do everything from relieve stress to boost your immune system.<p>One Oxford University study even found that laughing is an effective treatment against pain. Across a series of experiments …

Immune System

Stop Beating Yourself Up: 40 Ways to Silence Your Inner Critic

<b>“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>If you’re anything like …

Depression: 'Second biggest cause of disability' in world

<b>Depression is the second most common cause of disability worldwide after back pain, according to a review of research.</b><p>The disease must be treated as a global public health priority, experts report in the journal PLOS Medicine.<p>The study compared clinical depression with more than 200 other diseases …

Woman throws flash mob dance party before double mastectomy

A San Francisco doctor brought a moment of levity to the day of her own breast cancer operation - by organizing a flash mob dance party just before …

Could Brain Scans Reveal The Right Treatment For Depression?

Finding the right treatment for depression can be a struggle. People find relief with the first treatment only 40 percent of the time. Trying different antidepressants or therapies can take months, which means months of suffering.<p>Scientists are trying to better the odds by searching for signals in …

The Psychology Behind Why Music Helps You Work Out

We know that music helps a lot of us through a workout, but the the psychology behind when music works and when it doesn't is still being …

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …

Child sexual abuse can shorten life expectancy, shrink brain, royal commission hears

There is still a long way to go in understanding how best to help victims of child sexual abuse, which can shorten a person's life expectancy and …

Bacteria In Your Child's Gut Could Be Responsible For Their Temperament

If your child is shy and introverted, new research has revealed it could be because of the bacteria in their gut.<p>Researchers at Ohio State University …

Five Facts You Must Understand If You Are Ever Going to Lose Your Belly Fat and Get a Flat Stomach

<b>1.</b> Reducing calories consumed is the obvious start to any weight reduction programme but did you know that many packaged so-called 'low fat' foods …

Shrugged Collective

This week’s hottest<p>Barbell Shrugged<p>Talking Competing, Coaching and Running a Gym w/ Ryan Fischer — 304<p>Ask Dr TBarbell Shrugged<p>Ask Dr. T: Pull Ups are …

Why not take diet advice from a fat GP? They’re only human

I have spent much of today wondering if I value advice differently depending on the weight of the person who offers it. I’m pretty sure I don’t, but perhaps I’m deluding myself. A new survey from the Royal Society for Public Health suggests that fewer than one in 10 people would heed advice about …

Holistic Medicine

Working Out 45 Min After Dinner Improves Post-Meal Blood Glucose & Trigs More Effectively Than Working Out Before

Resistance training alone won't make up for a sloppy diet - no matter if you do it before or after meals.I am not sure how feasible this is going to …

Group 2

Medical school debt is a hot topic, so Medscape set out to focus more closely on medical residents' salary, debt, and their overall experiences in …

The Do No Harm Project | Division of General Internal Medicine | University of Colorado Denver

• Do No Harm ProjectCurrently selected<br>• Required Reading<br>• Background Reading<br>• Resident Vignettes - Internal Medicine Residents<br>• Resident Vignettes - Emergency …

Medicine

Crostini

When I saw these gorgeous crostinis on Honestly Yum I knew I had to make them. Crostinis are a great way to impress people on your next party. And I …

Start-Ups Are Helping Consumers Make Better Health Care Purchases

For years, one prescription to health care woes in the United States has been to shift costs to consumers. The logic is simple: Because patients currently do not bear the expense of most of their decisions, shifting expenses to them will cause them to make more rational, cost-effective decisions …

Food is Medicine: Each 10g Fiber Reduce Mortality Risk by up to 34%! Phenols Battle Alzheimer's & Breast Cancer & Two Dozen Dietary GLUT4 Boosters Prevent Diabetes

"Let food be thy medicine" Who said that... ha? Right. Hippocrates. He also said "... and let medicine be thy food." Well, he said it in Greek, but …