Study: Higher mental wellbeing (in 2016) seen to lower healthcare costs (in 2017)

There are many rea­sons why men­tal well­be­ing is impor­tant. Not only is it pro­tec­tive against phys­i­cal ill­ness­es and linked to greater pro­duc­tiv­i­ty, but the men­tal well­be­ing of a pop­u­la­tion is essen­tial for a country’s sus­tain­abil­i­ty, long-term growth and devel­op­ment. But despite the clear ben­e­fits, gov­ern­ments tend to focus pub­lic spend­ing on treat­ing and pre­vent­ing disease,…

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Mental fitness self-care named app trend of 2018

___ This was the hottest app trend of the year (Mar­ket Watch): “Apps were all about inner peace in 2018. Apple named “self-care” its app trend of the year with its Best of 2018 list released ear­li­er this week, which high­light­ed what apps, games, movies and music were on everyone’s list — and fin­ger­tips — over the…

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The future of per­sonal brain health

What is the future of per­sonal brain health? from Sharp­Brains: Track­ing Brain Health Inno­va­tion You can now enjoy the slide deck from this ses­sion, which took place at the 2013 Sharp­Brains Vir­tu­al Sum­mit (Sep­tem­ber 19–20th).

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