Tag Archives: Good

8 Ways Beer Is Actually Good for You

Everyday Wellness Who knew?! From helping your heart to fighting cavities, a daily brewski (or two) can boost your health. Move over, vino! Beer’s good for your ticker, too DimiSotirov/Shutterstock Is beer good for you? Well, it’s good for your heart, and there is science to back that up. Wine often takes center stage during… Read More »

Why prospective data analysis has much potential for good

I’ve noticed an emerging trend in social determinants of health conversations. On the payer side, payers are less interested in “what” constitutes social determinants-related activity and how much is invested in said activities. Rather, payers are increasingly interested in measuring and enabling the effectiveness of SDOH initiatives to improve people’s health status. Providers, on the… Read More »

Chronic pain relief: Mindfulness may be just as good as CBT

New research appearing in the BMJ journal Evidence-Based Mental Health suggests that mindfulness could be a promising alternative to cognitive behavioral therapy for relieving some of the psychological and physical symptoms of chronic pain. Mindfulness may be a useful alternative to CBT for easing chronic pain, new research shows. According to the most recent survey… Read More »