Coronavirus Shutdown is Not a Recession but an Investment in Survival

Coronavirus Shutdown is Not a Recession but an Investment in Survival

As the coronavirus sequesters millions of Americans and shuts down the US economy, it should be thought of as an investment in public health that lays the groundwork for a rapid rebound. That is the view of St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard, who argues that a potential $2.5-T hit coming to the economy […]

Alex Trebek on Cancer Battle, “It is Wearing on Me”

Alex Trebek on Cancer Battle, “It is Wearing on Me”

It has been a challenging few months for “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek, who has been battling Stage 4 pancreatic cancer, and although he has been working hard to remain positive and upbeat, he is starting to feel the strain. In an interview published Wednesday, Alex Trebek said the treatment was “wearing” on him.  “Some days are […]

The Evidence is in, ‘Obesity can shorten one’s life

The Evidence is in, ‘Obesity can shorten one’s life

The Evidence is in, ‘Obesity can shorten one’s life A new study that tracked the weight and survival of more than 6,000 Americans for 24 years reinforces the notion that piling on excess pounds can lead to an earlier grave. Being statistically obese, but not simply overweight, was tied to a 27% increase in the […]

Fuel Your Brain With Good Food

Fuel Your Brain With Good Food

Fuel Your Brain With Good Food There are 2 types of fuel the human body and brain can use to convert into energy. Either metabolized carbohydrates or fats may supply the brain and body with the energy it needs to survive. Although our brain can use both, there is evidence to suggest that the metabolic […]

Men Do Not Like to Talk About Their Health

Men Do Not Like to Talk About Their Health

Men Do Not Like to Talk About Their Health It is well known that women go to the doctor more than do men, but a new survey finds that man are also reluctant to discuss their health concerns, especially with each other. The survey, conducted by the Cleveland Clinic finds that when men get together, […]

Rejection, A Painful Survival Tool

Rejection, A Painful Survival Tool

Rejection, A Painful Survival Tool Life coach Maryam Ghouth examines the cause, effect and remedies for rejection¬† Rejection is by far one of the most distressing experiences known to humans. Whether we are rejected by someone we know, someone we dislike or someone entirely new, it hurts. The strongest and fittest of us all have […]