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Should elderly patients be sent home from the hospital to recover? Some doctors think so

Should elderly patients be sent home from the hospital to recover? Some doctors think so

When 86-year-old Carol Wittwer took a taxi to the emergency room, she expected to be admitted to the hospital. She didn’t anticipate being asked if she cooks for herself. If she has friends in her high-rise. Or if she could spell lunch backward. Wittwer’s care is part of a new approach to older patients as [...]

February 5, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Should elderly patients be sent home from the hospital to recover? Some doctors think so

Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

With an increase in toxins in our environment, particularly in the air we breathe and the food we eat, our health is being jeopardised like never before. So what are toxins? Is it possible to spot them and prevent ourselves from being affected by them? Are there tangible signs that may point at excess of [...]

May 30, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Think You Need a Detox? 7 Signs to Look Out For

Trump’s education pick walked away from a $5.3 million fine. Democrats think she should pay it

Trump’s education pick walked away from a $5.3 million fine. Democrats think she should pay it

A group led by Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump’s nominee for education secretary, was hit with $5.2 million in fines for blatant election law violations in Ohio in 2008. When All Children Matter didn’t pay that fine, late fees added another $91,000. Now, Democratic senators are pushing for her to pay before she takes charge of federal [...]

December 16, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Trump’s education pick walked away from a $5.3 million fine. Democrats think she should pay it

‘MyGov platform for those who think for the country’

‘MyGov platform for those who think for the country’

New Delhi: Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday launched an interactive programme with citizens marking two years of the MyGov platform and said the site is for those who think about the country`s development. The MyGov initiative was launched two years ago to enable citizens directly interact with the government by giving suggestion [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on ‘MyGov platform for those who think for the country’

4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll

4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll

  WEDNESDAY, July 13, 2016 — Many Americans think their job takes a toll on everything from their health and stress levels to their eating and sleeping habits, a new poll found. “The takeaway here is that job number one for U.S. employers is to reduce stress in the workplace,” said poll director Robert Blendon. [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on 4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll