Brotherton Lecture: Nature Experience, Psychological Restoration & Health thumbnail

Brotherton Lecture: Nature Experience, Psychological Restoration & Health

Increasing urbanisation, reductions in natural habitats, and lifestyle changes have resulted in people spending less time in natural environments. Professor Hartig will explore the evidence behind the claims of the benefits of experience in nature for health and well-being. He will focus on psychological restoration and stress reduction and discuss the benefits of access to…

Round 7: Global Health | Washington Weekend 2019 thumbnail

Round 7: Global Health | Washington Weekend 2019

Presenting fellows: Shelby Gilson (Flagler College): Generations of Activism: The Grassy Narrows’ Fight for Clean Water Audrey Henson (Hunter College): Dementia Crisis in Japan Pallavi Puri (Boston University SPH): India: Fading Fingerprints of Beedi Rollers Madison Stewart (University of Iowa) Costa Rica: Use of Pesticides in Banana Production Olivia Normen-Smith (McGill University): Mental Health and…

Round 4: Women's Health | Washington Weekend 2019 thumbnail

Round 4: Women's Health | Washington Weekend 2019

Presenting fellows: Keishi Foecke (Washington University): #MeToo in Uganda: The Fight Against Sexual Violence Samidha Sane (University of Pennsylvania): Virginity Testing in Morocco Isabella Gomes (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health): Sex Trafficking and the American Health System Daja Henry (Howard University): Gender-based Violence in Guyana

Bad sleep doesn't just affect your health — it's ruining your social life thumbnail

Bad sleep doesn't just affect your health — it's ruining your social life

Losing or gaining sleep might not seem like a huge deal, but the effects are profound. Scientists are starting to uncover the ways that losing sleep can hurt relationships with the people around us. UC Berkeley’s Eti Ben Simon studies the effects of sleep on our daily lives. —————————————-­­­­­­————————– Subscribe! http://bit.ly/1fUWHyY Fig. 1 explores new…

STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH: More At Risk Than Ever? thumbnail

STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH: More At Risk Than Ever?

University students apparently want lectures on how to look after their mental wellbeing, as anxiety and stress levels on campus soar. Do all young people need lessons in mental health? #depression #therapy #mentalhealth Roundtable is a discussion programme with an edge. Broadcast out of London and presented by David Foster, it’s about bringing people to…

THE DOMANT HOSPITAL: Health CS, Sicily Kariuki tours KU Teaching and Referral Hospital thumbnail

THE DOMANT HOSPITAL: Health CS, Sicily Kariuki tours KU Teaching and Referral Hospital

Kenyatta University Teaching and Referral Hospital is set to officially start operation next week, after 2 years of being idle, since its construction, due to management wrangles. Health CS, Sicily Kariuki, who inspected the facility said everything was set ahead of the launch on 26th of this month.

NTR Health University Vice Chancellor CV Rao Submits Resigning Letter | to Governor thumbnail

NTR Health University Vice Chancellor CV Rao Submits Resigning Letter | to Governor

NTR Health University Vice Chancellor CV Rao Submits Resigning Letter | to Governor #LatestNews #EtvAndhraPradesh