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Social Determinants of Health

Social Determinants of Health and the Importance of Patient-level Insights

By On August 12, 2017

To deliver patient-centered care and improve long-term health outcomes, health care organizations are increasingly investing in efforts to address patients’ social needs.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

Taller and Heavier: How the Average Body Has Changed Over the Past 50 Years

By On July 31, 2017

The average body has gotten taller and heavier over the past 50 years. … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Food Waste: Why it Matters and What Can Be Done to Reduce It

By On July 26, 2017

Did you know that 40 percent of our food ends up wasted? Wasted food is the single largest contributor to landfills in the U.S.—not to mention that it wastes water, labor, fuel,… Read More

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Alzheimer’s Disease

Mentally Challenge Your Brain for a Longer Healthier Life

By On July 11, 2017

In the United States, there are around 5.4 million adults living with Alzheimer's disease, and it’s expected that this number will reach 16 million by 2050. … Read More

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Global Health Communication

The Devastating Fight to End Child Marriage

By On July 6, 2017

By 2020, some 142 million girls will be married by their 18th birthday (39,000 girls married each day) if child marriage doesn’t come to an end. … Read More

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Health Care Marketing

The Marketing Challenges that Every Health Care Facility Must Overcome

By On June 28, 2017

It’s important to understand the unprecedented opportunity your health care facility has today to increase market share and engage patients.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

How Positive Thinking Can Improve Your Health

By On June 20, 2017

There are many benefits to positive thinking but most surprisingly are the physical health benefits you can reap from keeping a positive mindset.… Read More

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Nutrition

Try Wild Rice—Nature’s Nutritious Alternative

By On June 15, 2017

You have probably heard of wild rice, and you might even have tried it, but do you really know what it is? … Read More

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Exercise

How to Succeed Your First Day At The Gym: A 5-Step Plan

By On June 6, 2017

Follow these 5 simple steps to survive and succeed during your first day at the gym.… Read More

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Global Health Communication

Malawi: Walking to Gather Essential Water Status Information: Part Three

By On June 1, 2017

Fisherman’s Rest developed an app called Madzi Alipo with the support of OneFoundation that tracks the status of drinking water pumps across Malawi.… Read More