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Our five appetites mean our hunger is far more complex than we thought

It is crucial to understand your five-appetite system and how ultraprocessed foods have crashed this set-up – especially as they are so popular in lockdown Health | Leader 20 May 2020 SolStock/Getty Images IF YOU feel like your diet has completely gone to pot during lockdown, you probably aren’t alone. Stress and boredom are known… Read More »

Is there a right way to break bad news?

An excerpt from It’s All In The Delivery: Improving Healthcare Starting With A Single Conversation. On that night when the desperate call came to pick up the critically ill baby with MAS, I felt very fortunate that Dr. Cunningham was my supervisor. When I arrived at the hospital in New Jersey, it was apparent that… Read More »

GlaxoSmithKline hands Samsung Biologics $231M to scale up manufacturing

Outside of vaccines, GlaxoSmithKline isn’t a major producer of biologics compared with some of its Big Pharma peers. But it has just signed a big deal to scale up manufacturing in the field. The British pharma tapped South Korean CDMO Samsung Biologics in a deal worth more than $ 231 million to help it make biologic… Read More »

Is Wearing a Face Mask Causing My Acne? (Or Is That Just the Stress of Being Human Right Now?) – Yahoo News

Remember the quaint days when the only face masks we talked about were in reference to skincare? Now, face masks = face coverings and with that comes a new skin concern for some: acne. (And in fact, mask related acne has become so common lately, there’s a new term for it: maskne.) We asked Dr.… Read More »