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Happiness exercises boost moods of those recovering from addiction says MGH study

Short writing exercises reliving happy moments boosted the moods of adults recovering from addiction in a study conducted by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital’s (MGH) Recovery Research Institute. “Recovery is hard,” said lead author Bettina B. Hoeppner, senior research scientist at the institute and an associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School. “For the… Read More »

HHS seeks ideas on HIPAA tweaks to boost care coordination

Brief Published Dec. 13, 2018 Dive Brief: The HHS Office for Civil Rights is seeking input on how the HIPAA privacy rule could be tweaked to better support the move to value-based, coordinated care, while still protecting personal health information. The request for information asks for ideas on removal of regulatory barriers to ease care coordination… Read More »

Medical News Today: The kambo cleanse: Can frog poison boost health?

The kambo cleanse is a traditional ritual that uses kambo, which is the poison of the giant monkey frog, to purify the body and treat various health conditions. Many people have attempted the kambo cleanse. However, its beneficial healing effects remain scientifically unproven. There is no need to cleanse the body, as the kidneys, liver,… Read More »