A Profile of Mad in Norway

Birgit Valla, the editor-in-chief and initiator behind Mad in Norwayknows that when it comes to mental health, her country has one of the most admired systems anywhere. It has comprehensive national health coverage. It has a Ministry of Health directive requiring each of the country’s four regional authorities to offer at least one small unit … Read more

discover the Japanese philosophy for positive change

Whether you want to kickstart your personal development, boost your self-awareness, or are just interested in seeing things from a new perspective, the Japanese business philosophy ‘kaizen’ could be just what you’re looking for. If you’re anything like me, the pace of life sometimes feels like it’s just getting faster and faster. Days often seem … Read more

Undersea electricity interconnector to connect Australia with Tasmania – pv magazine International

The developers of the proposed 1.5GW Marinus Link transmission project, which would link Tasmania and the Australian mainland via an undersea electricity interconnector, have launched a new engineering survey to identify the most suitable corridor for the cables. February 14, 2022 David Carroll From pv magazine Australia Marinus Link has launched a major marine engineering … Read more

Long-term Brain Health Is Impacted by Severity of COVID-19

The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Using resting-state fluctuation amplitudes (RSFA) from functional MRI, follow-up of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 shows that the severity of acute COVID-19 is associated with chronic cerebrovascular consequences for cognitive function and mental well-being. … Read more

West Virginia to See Thousands of New Jobs from Build Back Better Act (NRDC Analysis)

CHARLESTON, West Virginia — A new NRDC analysis shows that the Build Back Better Act that was passed by the House of Representatives, has the potential to significantly clean energy investment and other economic activity while creating millions of high-quality, family supporting union jobs across the country. The Senate’s passage of the policies in the … Read more

Living With Both ADHD and OCD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is best thought of as a disorder of executive function, skills we use to organize and plan our lives. One important concept to know around ADHD is that of “comorbidity”—when someone has ADHD, it’s likely they have something else, too, like a learning disability or anxiety. It’s even possible to have ADHD, … Read more