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Payal Patel

Health & Wellness

Product Review: Maple Holistic’s Tea Tree Oil Shampoo

By On November 15, 2017

Maple Holistics is a health and wellness company that provides a natural, holistic range of premium products which can enhance hygiene, health and daily living.… Read More

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

Global Health Communication

Thailand: The Challenges (and Beauty) of Visiting a Third World Country

By On April 26, 2017

I will never return to Thailand.… Read More

Mental Health

How to Cope with Fear and Anxiety Following a Traumatic Event

By On July 27, 2016

It's normal to feel anxious and afraid after experiencing a trauma, such as a natural disaster, catastrophic accident, sudden loss, or act of violence. Here are some ways to cope with fear… Read More


Affordable, Effective Skin Care Routines

By On June 21, 2016

With so many products to choose from, it’s sometimes difficult to find which facial formula works best. I’m going to share easy day-to-night routines for four different skin types.… Read More

IBM Amplify 2016

5 Things I learned at IBM Amplify 2016

By On May 27, 2016

IBM Amplify 2016 is a conference that aims to help businesses better serve their customers from where they live, work, and play.… Read More

Multiple Sclerosis

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

By On May 11, 2016

MS affects more than 2.3 million people worldwide with most people diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50.… Read More

Multicultural Communications

Ad about China’s ‘Leftover Women’ from SK-II tries to #ChangeDestiny

By On April 26, 2016

An emotional advertisement about “leftover women” in China recently went viral, uncovering not only the society’s deep-rooted discrimination against single women, but also the Chinese government’s inaction regarding gender inequity issues.… Read More

Health & Wellness

Health Benefits of Kombucha Tea: Is it Good for You?

By On April 12, 2016

It is shown that [kombucha] can efficiently act in health preservation and recovery due to four main properties: detoxification, anti-oxidation, energizing potencies, and promotion of boosting immunity.… Read More

Autoimmune Disease

Living with Psoriasis: My Recent Autoimmune Disease Diagnosis

By On March 28, 2016

Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that causes raised, red, scaly patches to appear on the skin. It can be long-lasting, but there may be times when symptoms can get better or worse.… Read More