Want to #DeleteFacebook? It’s not as hard as you think

If all this talk about Facebook and their handling of users' personal information has you hot under the collar and wondering if it's time to ditch Facebook from your life, you're not alone.Source: Cambridge Analytica scandal made you want to #DeleteFacebook? It's not as hard as you think - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

By | 2018-03-23T01:43:52+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here’s How Witnessing Violence Harms Children’s Mental Health

When children learn about news like the deadly school shooting that claimed more than a dozen lives on 14 February 2018 in Broward County, Florida, a logical question for them to ask is: Will the same thing happen to me? As researchers and clinicians who have studied the problem of violence over the past three decades, we have [...]

The heartbeat of racism is denial

The reckoning of Trump’s racism must become the reckoning of American racism. Because the American creed of denial — “I’m not a racist” — knows no political parties, no ideologies, no colours, no regions.Source: The heartbeat of racism is denial | GulfNews.com

By | 2018-01-14T03:55:35+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Mental Health of Donald Trump

“We write as mental health professionals who have been deeply concerned about Donald Trump’s psychological aberrations,” the statement read.“We believe that he is now further unraveling in ways that contribute to his belligerent nuclear threats. ... We urge that those around him, and our elected representatives in general, take urgent steps to restrain his behavior [...]

By | 2018-01-05T15:44:50+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Virtual reality headsets could put children’s health at risk 

The researchers found no child experienced serious deterioration in their eyesight. However, in two cases their stereo-acuity – the ability to detect differences in distances – was disrupted, while another child showed a “drastic worsening” of balance immediately after finishing the VR game. These effects were short-lived but were nevertheless noticeable, even though the children [...]

By | 2017-10-29T17:01:08+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments