Posts Tagged "Health"

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"The key to differentiate is that my doll is a cool-looking doll that just happens to be average."Meet The Barbie With An Even More Perfect Body

@KathleenMRooney: Most mind-blowing fact I’ve encountered all month, scurvy-related or otherwise.

Ok, brb. Off to buy a crate of oranges!

Here’s, I think, an important and pretty cool story I wrote for Fast Company yesterday:

While other non-reusable syringes can cost 200% more than standard syringes, the ABCs (A Behaviour Changing Syringe) cost approximately four cents, only 1% more than the standard syringes. … Dr. David Swann tested the ABCs in India, and found that 100% of men, women, and children (both literate and illiterate) correctly identified the red syringe to be dangerous.

Read> This Color-Changing Syringe Could Save Millions Of Lives - Fast Company

Cracking suicide: hackers try to engineer a cure for depression

High-profile suicides have the hacker community talking about how to protect itself

Read: The Verge

Drinking several cups of coffee daily appears to reduce the risk of suicide in men and women by about 50 percent, according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. 
Read: Harvard Gazette
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Drinking several cups of coffee daily appears to reduce the risk of suicide in men and women by about 50 percent, according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. 

Read: Harvard Gazette

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The Girl Who Turned to Bone - The Atlantic →