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Polluted air may up risk of many cancers

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

(Reuters Health) – For elderly people in Hong Kong, long term exposure to fine-particle air pollution is tied to an increased risk of dying from many cancers, including breast, liver and pancreatic cancer, in addition to the expected lung cancer risk, according to a new study. 593 more words

Current Affairs

Share the Wealth?

The Third Way? No, the Only Way forward. It’s called peoples’ capitalism, the Ownership Society, employee ownership, inclusive capitalism, etc. (Ironic how Reich has embraced a concept introduced in national politics by George W. 1,131 more words

News Article

Hoodies and Happiness

Imagine you went for a hike with your dogs in a local Conservation Area. As you wander

along the wood-chipped trail in the sunny weather, you hear voices up ahead. 763 more words

Life Lessons

14 key points to manage self-harm

Do you find it difficult to deal with people who self-harm. Are your staff at a loss to know how best to respond? Download our free PDF today. 54 more words

Social Care

Think About Any Risk Like an Investor

(Source: hbr.org)

Risk is unavoidable. Whether we’re driving in fast-moving traffic, arguing with a colleague in a meeting, or investing our hard-earned money, we are engaging in risk taking. 1,004 more words


Permission to Be

You know that old guy that tells people they’re allowed to do those things they really want to do?

He started by telling them that the time would never seem right. 143 more words

Enterprise liability in China

A qualified hospital advertises on an internet site, leading someone to get care at that hospital.  He dies.  There are complaints about the efficacy of the care provided.  79 more words