wellbeing

HealthPopuli.com – Health Article

Two separate and new OECD reports, updating health and the global economic outlook, raise two issues that are inter-related: that gains in longevity are stalling, with chronic illnesses and mental ill health affecting more people; and, as wealth grows more concentrated among the wealthy, the economic outlook around most of the world is also slowing. First, we’ll mine the Health at a Glance 2019 annual report covering data on population health, health system performance, and medical spending across OECD countries.…

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HealthPopuli.com – Health Article

My cousin Arlene got married in Detroit at the classic Book Cadillac Hotel on July 23, 1967, a Sunday afternoon wedding. When Daddy drove us back out to our suburban home about 30 minutes from the fancy hotel, the car radio was tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950, all news all the time. As soon as Daddy switched on the radio, we were shocked by the news of a riot breaking out in the city, fires and looting and gunshots and…

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8 ways walking can help depression and anxiety – the psychotherapist’s guide – Health Article

Feeling stressed or anxious? Psychotherapist Jonathan Hoban, author of Walk with Your Wolf, reveals how walking can help you feel happier, calmer and less stressed It’s a Wednesday morning and I’m walking through one of London’s green spaces. As the warmth of the sun hits my face, accompanied by a cold wind, I feel alive again and connected to my environment. And for now, even though I know I have an intense and busy few hours ahead, I couldn’t feel…

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12 things this model wants you to know about the dark side of fashion – Health Article

Leanne Maskell became a top fashion model at just 13.  But alongside the glamour, she was exposed to financial, emotional and sexual exploitation, she reveals in her new book The Model Manifesto Age 13, modelling became my identity – it stopped me from being ‘Lanky Leanney’ (my school nickname) and turned me into ‘The Model’. My bullies finally showed me acceptance – all it had taken to fit in was appearing in Vogue. The acceptance from certain strangers of being deemed beautiful…

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Crushing the Taboos Around Women’s Intimate Wellbeing – Health Article

In collaboration with Canesten. Where women’s intimate wellbeing is concerned I think we are definitely seeing a shift.  A proportion of ladies are becoming more open about talking about any health problems and seeking help,  but there is still a long way to go to help those who feel embarrassed when issues or health concerns crop up. Sadly, there are still a lot of women who would prefer to suffer in silence instead of going to see their GP as…

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