Scott Berry

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Supervision gets results

When you don't have easy-to-use tools for staff and team communication its easy to feel unfocused during staff interactions. Being organized and …

Employee Engagement

Oral gonorrhea: the clap claps back

The dangers of contracting oral gonorrhea are finally getting the attention of the popular press, in magazines articles such as the recent one in</i> …

Public Health

Zika Virus Vaccine Candidates

Two years ago, the world was shocked with reports of microcephaly – a birth defect where babies are born with smaller heads than expected – and other …

Public Health

Brilliant leadership at your fingertips

I'm traveling through Central Asia working with leaders and their teams in the development sector. I’ve been inspired by the leadership & management …

iOS and Android Apps for pill-taking

Managing type-2 diabetes is not always easy. Even for people who have had the condition for quite some time. Doctors will tell us we need to lose …

Cancer in Thailand

This article is about cancer in Thailand, about cancer of the liver and the bile ducts. This is the most common form of cancer here. This article …

Sri Lanka dengue fever is rising

This article is about dengue fever in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is an island below India. It’s a tropical climate with beautiful forests and pristine …

Sri Lanka

What sweetener is right for you?

This article talks about sweeteners and which sweeteners might be best for people living with type 2 diabetes or those who are overweight or</b> …

Don’t feel guilty: put yourself first

This article talks about putting yourself first and taking time for you as a part of a self-care program. Whether you're a parent, a carer, student …

Cancer in Dogs

This article talks about cancer in dogs and offers some advice about how prevalent it is and what you can do about it.<p><b>Loving our dogs</b><p>If you are a dog …

Cholera in Yemen

On Thursday June 8, 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) released a report on the rising number …

Social media anxiety is an actual "thing"

This article talks about social anxiety in the new world of social media and introduces the concept of social media anxiety, which is a response to …

Fast food: the latest facts

This article talks about fast food and the impacts of palm oil and additives on developing non-alcohol fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes. It …

This 1 thing will improve your management coaching

This article talks about management coaching and introduces the concept of <i>touch points</i> as a tool for managers and management coaching experts to use …

Aspirin cancer prevention

We're a health news and information site. So, we sometimes write about experimental and fringe research on issues like cancer. This article is about …

One Antibiotic-Free Burger, Please

The report put together consumers’ thoughts about #antibioticsinmeat and provided detailed information about whether or not big supermarkets sell …

Dairy & links to Depression

This article is about the role that dairy products may play in low grade inflammation, which in turn, is emerging as a potential cause of …

A stroke of insight (literally)

This is an article about what we currently know about both sugar and artificial sweeteners. Because type 2 diabetics often replace sugar with …

A little YOU time

In June 2011, anesthesiologist Dr. Karen Sibert wrote a controversial opinion piece in <i>The New York Times</i>, sparking many conversations between and …

AstraZeneca on verge of breast cancer drug breakthrough

AstraZeneca’s cancer research boss has hailed a “golden age" for cancer drug discovery, after the pharma giant revealed promising trial results for a breast cancer drug that could replace chemotherapy and boost survival prospects for some patients.<p>The FTSE 100 pharmaceuticals firm unveiled trial …

Veggie-centered stir-fry recipes for a quick weeknight meal

Stir-fries make for quick weeknight meals — and if you’re really strapped for time, you can shop from the salad bar and/or buy already chopped vegetables. Here are seven meatless ways to go, from the Recipe Finder.<p>Stir-Fried Green Beans With Peanuts and Arbol Chiles, pictured above. With good …

Food & Dining

7 Ways to Manage Stress

Last summer an American Psychological Association survey found that our overall stress levels were going down—part of an encour­ag­ing nation­wide …

A first: All respond to gene therapy in a blood cancer study

CHICAGO (AP) — Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. …

Cancer

Want to Be Happier and Less Stressed? Here Are 6 Strategies to Taking on Any Challenge | Inc.com

No matter who you are or what you've accomplished, life is full of experiences that can pull you underwater so deeply that it feels as if you will never re-surface.<p>Zen priest and Harvard educator Robert Waldinger leads The Harvard Study of Adult Development, which has tracked 724 men for 75 years …

Self-help

The Simple Key That Will Finally Break Your Bad Habit

How can you use mindfulness to break bad habits?<p>If you’ve ever set concrete goals in life, then you know that’s the easy part. Do you want to walk more frequently throughout your day? Great. Do you need to lay off social media during work hours? No problem. Unfortunately, it’s the actual execution …

Mindfulness

Workout basics: cardio exercises

Our ‘Workout Basics’ series focuses on helping you to perfect your technique across a range of strengthening and toning exercises.<p>Each week, leading fitness instructor Jenny Pacey demonstrates moves to target different areas of the body, including exercises for you glutes, legs, stomach and arms.<p>In …

Exercise

DNA the key to Early Cancer Detection and Relapse Prevention

The mechanism for these new methods, which the researchers call CancerLocator, is laid out in a study the researchers recently published in the <i>Genome</i> …

Does polio research matter?

An article published recently in the Research Matters section of the journal <i>Plos Pathogens</i>, written by University of Texas Southwestern Medical …

Red Lamp Therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder

First, let's talk about seasonal affective disorder (SAD for short). This is a form of depression that takes place at a certain season of the year, …

Diabetes Supplies: A Short Primer

This article is about the diabetes supplies you need once you've been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Supplies and manging them are now important to …