Lifestyle changes may help people with SMI live longer

Lifestyle changes may help people with SMI live longer

Researchers have identified a trio of lifestyle areas that affect life expectancy. Share on PinterestNew research looks at what lifestyle interventions could lengthen the lives of those living with severe mental illness. People with severe mental illness (SMI) tend to live shorter lives than the general population. Research suggests that, on average, women live 12 […]
Sewage could provide early warning of COVID-19 outbreaks

Sewage could provide early warning of COVID-19 outbreaks

A simple to use, paper-based test for the novel coronavirus in wastewater could help identify the infection in communities, including those with people who carry the virus but show no symptoms. Share on PinterestWastewater discharged through sewer systems may hold...
Preventing skin damage due to face masks

Preventing skin damage due to face masks

With many frontline healthcare workers wearing face masks for much of the day, some are experiencing uncomfortable skin damage. One of the authors of a recent article on the topic offers advice. Share on PinterestPersonal protective equipment includes face masks, but...