Posts tagged “ Society”

  • US study of 12,000 people shows drug lorcaserin does not increase risk of serious heart problems A weight-loss pill has been hailed as a potential holy grail in the fight against obesity after a major study showed it did not increase the risk of serious heart problems. Researchers say lorcaserin is the first weight-loss drug […]

    Weight-loss pill hailed as ‘holy grail’ in fight against obesity

    US study of 12,000 people shows drug lorcaserin does not increase risk of serious heart problems A weight-loss pill has been hailed as a potential holy grail in the fight against obesity after a major study showed it did not increase the risk of serious heart problems. Researchers say lorcaserin is the first weight-loss drug to be deemed safe for heart health with long-term use. Taken twice a day, the drug is an appetite suppressant which works by stimulating brain chemicals to induce a...
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  • Teens in Netherlands routinely leading life fulfillment tables, with education playing a huge function In a biology class at a secondary school near Rotterdam, Gerrit the skeleton is not the only one with an irreversible smile. The Groen van Prinstererlyceum, which initially trialled joy lessons a years back, teaches a few of the least struggling […]

    Why Dutch teenagers are among the happiest in the world

    Teens in Netherlands routinely leading life fulfillment tables, with education playing a huge function In a biology class at a secondary school near Rotterdam, Gerrit the skeleton is not the only one with an irreversible smile. The Groen van Prinstererlyceum, which initially trialled joy lessons a years back, teaches a few of the least struggling teenagers worldwide. In report , the Netherlands tops OECD nations for jet set fulfillment amongst its youths. It contrasts starkly with the...
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  • Child sexual abuse is frighteningly common and hugely damaging. But a new project is collecting survivors stories and revealing what is needed to heal The first thing Sabah Kaiser does after sitting down at the table when we meet, is to pick up a pen, and write her name on the nearest sheet of paper. […]

    It never stops shaping you: the legacy of child sexual abuse and how to survive it

    Child sexual abuse is frighteningly common and hugely damaging. But a new project is collecting survivors stories and revealing what is needed to healThe first thing Sabah Kaiser does after sitting down at the table when we meet, is to pick up a pen, and write her name on the nearest sheet of paper. She does it almost unthinkingly, and only later will it come to seem significant. When she was a little girl, Kaiser wrote her name a lot. She scrawled it defiantly on the wall at home, balancing precariously...
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