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The Poison We Took
Andrew Sullivan on the Opioid Epidemic in America
uspolitics  drugs  health 
february 2018 by nwlinks
Public Cervix Announcement
Vivid personal account from @georgiaetennant.
february 2018 by nwlinks
An open letter to Glastonbury, from a victim.
Amazing story about creating and maintaining safety.
july 2017 by nwlinks
Bill and Melinda Gates' letter on child health worldwide
Much of interest here, especially: "In 1988, when the global campaign was launched to end polio, there were 350,000 new cases each year. Last year, there were 37."
health  development  polio 
february 2017 by nwlinks
Staying the course on the long road
One more case of polio confirmed in Afghanistan - but eradication is close.
polio  health 
february 2017 by nwlinks
How to Become a ‘Superager’
Live long by exercising brain and body.
january 2017 by nwlinks
On surgery and bereavement.
Death  health 
september 2016 by nwlinks
Our Absurd Fear of Fat
A little extra can be good for you.
january 2016 by nwlinks
How I learned to embrace my insomnia
Sorry, can you say that again? I must have nodded off.
september 2015 by nwlinks
Don't Breathe Here
"every major car manufacturer is selling diesel cars that fail to meet EU air pollution limits".
climatechange  health  pollution 
september 2015 by nwlinks
The Blue Zones Solution
How to live long through diet (no kale salad).
food  health 
august 2015 by nwlinks
Millennium Development Goal 4: Accelerated declines in child deaths
Child mortality has almost halved since 1990 - in absolute terms.
may 2014 by nwlinks
The elephant in the room
Rosie's advice: sleep better, eat less sugar, lift heavy things.
january 2013 by nwlinks
The Lifehacker Workout
"for normal people" - or so they say.
january 2012 by nwlinks
Clare College - 2012 Alumnus of the Year announced
Alice Welbourn, who has spent her career working to raise the profile of HIV positive women.
politics  health  cambridge 
december 2011 by nwlinks
Real Mind Control: The 21-Day No-Complaint Experiment
Fantastic idea - encouraging your own positive thinking
health  happiness  psychology 
july 2010 by nwlinks

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