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Synca Wellness Launches Their Premium Japanese Brand Synca …

Synca Wellness Launches Their Premium Japanese Brand Synca ...

COMPTON, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Synca Wellness launched its first premium branded massage chair – The CirC. Synca Wellness is based out of Osaka, Japan and produces premier, high-end, health and wellness products. The Future of Massage Chairs The CIRC, the first in the line of many Synca creations is a premium, …

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Employee wellness programs under fire for privacy concerns …

Employer-sponsored wellness programs are getting high praise for helping to motivate employees to make healthier lifestyle choices, thereby preventing serious illnesses and reducing healthcare costs. However, critics say privacy protections for some employees are being violated by these programs, which are predicated on workers sharing their health data. On Thursday, …

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Let’s Talk About Qoya, the Sensual & Empowering Movement for Women

Qoya is a women’s wellness movement that incorporates yoga, traditional dance and the exploration of movement. The word “qoya” means queen in Quechuan and translates into the idea that movement can influence different emotions and feelings. The practitioners suggest movement is tied to the connection to the mind and the …

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Things every woman should know about pelvic floor disorders

Things every woman should know about pelvic floor disorders

x Embed x Share CLOSE Almost 9 million children were enrolled in the Children‘s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, for the 2016 fiscal year. Video provided by Newsy Newslook . (Photo: NanoStockk, Getty Images/iStockphoto) For many women, discussing issues related to their pelvic health is an embarrassing and uncomfortable. But …

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De-stressing with Therapy Dogs

Sometimes de-stressing is as simple as playing with a fluffy, four-legged friend. For more than four years, a shih tzu dog named Cooper provided a calm and friendly presence for Harvard Medical School students and staff visiting and working in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine. Cooper was a …

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Investing in Your Health at Home

Investing in Your Health at Home

Home is where the heart is, they say. It’s also where your health begins – both physically and mentally. But in today’s hyper-connected world, creating a true sanctuary to separate from work and clear one’s head takes effort.  Take the time to invest in your health at home. Follow these six …

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Permanente Physician Leaders Convene to Advance the Quadruple Aim in Health Care Delivery

Permanente Physician Leaders Convene to Advance the Quadruple Aim in Health Care Delivery

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Physician leaders representing more than 21,000 Permanente Medical Group physicians gathered in Washington, D.C., for an executive leadership summit focused on advancing the Quadruple Aim. “As physicians, we are dedicated to delivering health care with humanity and truly fulfilling the promise of medicine,” said Geoffrey Sewell, MD, FACP, president …

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Jude Trotter: Why functional medicine?

By Jude Trotter, APRN Eighty percent of health-care dollars are spent on the management of chronic disease in the USA. This is twice as much per capita for health care as any other country, but yet we rank 37th in the world in terms of health outcomes. Clearly, we are …

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Employee wellness programs under fire for privacy concerns

Employer-sponsored wellness programs are getting high praise for helping to motivate employees to make healthier lifestyle choices, thereby preventing serious illnesses and reducing healthcare costs. However, critics say privacy protections for some employees are being violated by these programs, which are predicated on workers sharing their health data. On Thursday, …

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