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5 Ways Technology Might Be Feeding Your Depression

A troubling statistic shows that increased usage of technology is correlated to increased incidences of depression, in particular: Clinical Depression/ Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). A study done by University of Gothenburg, Sweden, reinforces this. 551 more words

Science And Technology

And it reads, "Huwag tularan. Pusher ako."

Two weeks after its official launch, the Philippine National Police’s “Oplan Tokhang” tallied a grisly count of 135 persons killed, 1,844 arrested, 60,393 surrendered alleged drug users, and 5,914 surrendered alleged drug pushers from July 1 to 13. 628 more words

Social Issues

A New Research Paper Examines the Relationship Between Grocery Taxes and Food Insecurity - CityLab

A New Research Paper Examines the Relationship Between Grocery Taxes and Food Insecurity – CityLab

Grocery taxes, though somewhat prevalent in the U.S., are often considered invisible by policy makers. 970 more words

Social Issues

Quote: Environment / Love... 

“If we’re destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff, there’s got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. 28 more words

Environment

The Trouble With Airport Security | A&S Interview | Air & Space Magazine

The Trouble With Airport Security | A&S Interview | Air & Space Magazine

Philip Baum is the editor of Aviation Security International, as well as the managing director of Green Light, a London-based aviation security training company that specializes in hijack management and passenger profiling. 723 more words

Social Issues

Carla's Facts to Consider Number 7: Australian Schools Are Not Banning The National Anthem

If you’re on social media of any kind, you have probably seen this meme used before (or, at least one similar to it): Now, I’m only going to do this fact from an Australian point of view as I have … 15 more words

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"Power to the Period" campaign

Hey everybody! I’m part of a campaign called “Power to the Period” which is run by Kotex. The aim of the campaign is to collect feminine hygiene products for homeless women. 201 more words