Health

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?

Feeling virtuous, you order a spring greens salad at the new vegan restaurant. After some sparkling mineral water and fruit ...

Cannabis Recipes: Motif’s Greatest Hits
April 18, 2017 No Commentby

Cannabis Recipes: Motif’s Greatest Hits

Important: Remember that items made with cannabis may be illegal in your jurisdiction unless you have proper medical certification, and ...

How to Cure a Hangover
April 4, 2017 No Commentby

How to Cure a Hangover

It happens. You overdid it the night before and now you feel like you’ve been kicked repeatedly in the back ...

American Life Expectancy Unexpectedly Declines
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

American Life Expectancy Unexpectedly Declines

Life expectancy is a measurement that summarizes almost everything about quality of life in a society, and therefore even tiny ...

Zika virus: Pregnant Women in RI Should Take Precautions
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Zika virus: Pregnant Women in RI Should Take Precautions

Zika virus infection poses a significant risk in pregnancy as it “is a cause of microcephaly and other severe fetal ...

Book review: Taking Charge
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Book review: Taking Charge

Taking Charge: Collected Stories on Aging Boldly by Herb Weiss, available in paperback and for Amazon Kindle https://www.amazon.com/dp/0692688706/ After 36 ...

Healthy Eating, Healthy Wallet
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Healthy Eating, Healthy Wallet

With prices rising every week, food has become more of a luxury item than a staple. Even government assistance only ...

The Health of Health Care in RI
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

The Health of Health Care in RI

Every year we set out to write about the state of the state’s healthcare industry – from the perspective of ...