HIPAA, or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, is a set of laws that define the ways that healthcare providers and organizations must protect the privacy of their patients’ medical information. The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the way in which the world views the role of patient privacy and the importance of HIPAA’s privacy and security protections. As a means of protecting patient privacy … Continue reading The Impact Of COVID-19 On HIPAA Compliance Laws
There are a lot of things that change in life when you start to get older. The better you are prepared for all those changes, the more likely it is that you are going to be able to make them work for you. In particular, you need to try and be aware of some of the ways in which your health needs change as you … Continue reading How Your Health Needs Change As You Age
Going green is one of the most common lifestyle changes that people are currently trying to adopt as a part of their “new year, new me” strategy. Whether you’re starting a little late or need some support to keep your plans on track, reminding yourself of the rewards is vital. After all, when the incentives put you in a winning frame of mind, nothing will … Continue reading Can Eco-Friendly Habits Improve Quality Of Life?
Our body is home to about 300 to 500 different types of bacteria. They can be found in our gastrointestinal tract. While some of these bacteria are good and some bad, all of them are crucial to our gut health. Telling if our gut is healthy does not require us to act upon our feelings. There are clear signs that indicate a healthy gut, more … Continue reading Your gut and how it feels
Name: Mo Al-KhalafJob: Cardiac Immunology Research FellowCountry: CanadaAge: 36 Dr. Mo Al-Khalaf is a graduate from the University of Ottawa, with a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Medicine. He also holds a Bachelors’ and Masters’ in Science in the field of Biochemistry from Concordia University (Montreal, QC). He is currently the University of Ottawa Cardiac Research Endowed Fellow at the Ottawa Heart Institute. Dr. Al-Khalaf’s ongoing research aims … Continue reading Five Questions With Molecular Biologist Mo Al-Khalaf
Name: Drona DewiJob: Author and Mental Health First AiderCountry: Malaysia and NepalAge: 35 Drona Dewi is a holistic wellness trainer from a biotechnology background with more than ten years of experience in research and development. Dewi is a triple threat: she is a certified trainer, certified image consultant, and certified skincare consultant. She works as a training manager at the Medhini group, where she manages all aspects of planning … Continue reading Five Questions With Mental Health Advocate Drona Dewi