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How Digital Tools Can Help Deliver Better Treatment and Access to Care

SCMP.COM Hong Kong A revolution in mental health: how digital tools can help deliver better treatment and access to care With medical professionals unable to meet the soaring demand for mental health treatment in Hong Kong, we should harness the internet and social media to pick up the slack Topic |   Hong Kong youth Ian Everall Yun Kwok Wing Updated: Sunday, 24 Feb, 2019 8:03am New technologies have always been the source of both hope...

Can My Dentist Cure Depression? The Surprising Role of Inflammation in Mental Health

Sarah Gingell Ph.D. Can My Dentist Cure Depression? The Surprising Role of Inflammation in Mental Health Posted Feb 23, 2019 You can’t have missed all the recent press about the possible role of inflammation in mental ill-health. Inflammation is increasingly billed as the root cause of a dizzying range of psychiatric conditions, from depression to addiction, anxiety to schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder to autism. It offers an exciting new way of thinking about mental health and treatments, but there is much yet to be worked out. Inflammation...

A Look At How Foods Can Help the Microbes Inside Us Thrive

A Look At How Foods Can Help The Microbes Inside Us Thrive February 24, 20197:00 AM ET JONATHAN LAMBERT Korean kimchi, made of salted and fermented vegetables, contains microbes that contribute to its distinctive taste. 4kodiak/Getty Images Katherine Harmon Courage wants us to think about digestion as a collaborative journey between us and our microbes. In her new book, Cultured: How Ancient Foods Can Feed Our Microbiome, she envisions digestion not as a simple food-in, excrement-out...
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