Teen moms at risk of heart disease

Teen moms at risk of heart disease

Author: Ana Sandoiu / Source: Medical News Today Giving birth in our adolescent years should be avoided, suggests new research. New research recently published in the Journal of the American Heart Association shows that women who became mothers for the first time as...
Who Should Design Tools for Older People?

Who Should Design Tools for Older People?

Author: Debbie Galant / Source: seniorplanet.org Above a CVS in downtown Brooklyn, NY, in a shared workspace that’s styled on Silicon Valley and names its conference rooms for the late rap star Notorious B.I.G., a group of 16 people are trying to invent new tools for...
Judith Longstaff Mackay: The art of war on tobacco

Judith Longstaff Mackay: The art of war on tobacco

Source: British Medical Journal In 1984 Judith Mackay gave up clinical practice in Hong Kong to devote herself to tobacco control in low and middle income countries—unpaid and virtually alone, but driven by her rage at the industry’s lies and misrepresentations. Now...