The CDC reports that extreme heat is more deadly than all other weather-related illnesses combined. This is as true for workers as it is for Alaskans sunbathing (in the Caribbean, not so much in Alaska). Seriously though, let’s talk about what the dangers are, how to spot them, treat them and prevent them. Read on…Read More Respect the Heat
36 measures of health, the factors that shape health, and drivers of health equity to guide local solutions for 500 U.S. cities.Read More How does the health of your city stack up?
Do you want the good news or the bad news first?Read More What we’re reading
Japan is trying to attract more women to the workforce. Some ideas are sticking. Some, are not.Read More Whose idea was this?
One culprit is the ‘C’ bend. But don’t worry, all hope is not lost.Read More Back pain is a way of life for many of us. Why?
[need a tutorial? we got you covered]Read More Safety First!
Clinical psychologist, Linda Blair, reveals that Christmas music may be as bad for your mental health as you always thought it was.Read More Why I was always right about Christmas music
REOH got on board with a couple sit-stand desks and wanted to know more about the benefits. Here’s what we learned:Read More Stand and be Fit (?)
This type of medical imaging can help to diagnose injuries and guide appropriate treatments. The test is performed by a technician, and the results are interpreted by a radiologist. Treatment options are addressed by your treating physician and/or a specialist in your type of injury.Read More Don’t Wear A Nose Ring to Your MRI (And Other Useful Information)
“I have been hearing conflicting information about what causes carpal tunnel syndrome. Can you clarify the primary causes of this occupational disease?”
– Curious in Great Falls