Approximately 1.6 million Americans who suffer from Type 1 diabetes rely on daily insulin injections to control their blood sugar levels. And now, a top pharmaceutical company has decided to make it much easier for these people to get the medication they need at an affordable price. Eli Lilly announced that they will be lowering the price of the most commonly used form of insulin by 70%.
Back in June 2022, over 60 UK-based companies launched a six-month trial of a four-day work week.
Their purrs, licks, neighs, and other silly antics make pets a central part of our human lives.
The science of aging is ever evolving. Tips and tricks abound for how to age gracefully, actively, or any other number of adjectives. However one hopes to age, most people seek to remain healthy. Now, a new study published in eBioMedicine indicates that staying well hydrated may slow aging and stave off disease. This is just another reason to drink water! Researchers analyzed data from 11,255 adults over a 30-year period.
Throughout the years, researchers have discovered new ways in which nature is good for you and your mental health.
Waiting for a wound to heal can feel like forever.
For many people, their pets are their world. The love they feel for their dog, cat, rabbit, lizard—any domesticated living creature they care for—is boundless. That's precisely why losing a pet is like losing a member of the family. However, this type of bereavement is rarely taken as seriously in professional and social settings.
Around the world, governments and health organizations have come up with regulations and campaigns to deter the use of cigarettes,...
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We all love our animal friends, and there's nothing better than spending some downtime with a loyal canine companion. In fact, science now suggests that interaction with a pet is comparable to one with human friends. According to the new study, petting and stroking our furry friends may even give us the same benefits as socializing, and the evidence of it lies in our neurology.
Mental health issues are on the rise, and the impact of the pandemic hasn't helped to stem the tide.
In late summer 2014, no one could open up their social media feeds without encountering countless videos of people—from one's...