Feeling lonely? How to foster social connection during hard times
We live in unprecedented times. Social distancing guidelines have made it more difficult for loved ones to interact, co-workers to collaborate and friends to gather together. For some, this may lead to feelings of loneliness
Are you a social butterfly or a wallflower? Do you jump at the chance to hang out with friends or [...]
How social connection can improve physical and mental health
Past research has shown that a lack of social connection may be a greater detriment to a person's health than obesity, smoking and high blood …
The Connection Journey: What Is TTTS?
Nicholas Behrendt, MD, a maternal fetal medicine specialist and fetal surgeon at the Colorado Fetal Care Center, walks you through a TTTS diagnosis, includin...
What’s New on Make the Connection
Stay connected for Veterans’ personal stories of finding strength, seeking connection, and discovering a better life in recovery, and insight on how to handle major life transitions and mental health challenges.
Acne and Diet: What’s the Connection?
While the relationship of acne and diet is still under debate, a dermatologist suggests taking note of a few foods commonly cited as potential culprits.
September Senior Connection Lunch & Learn : Shingles discussion with Dr. Iram Syed
Seniors, join us for the next Senior Connection Lunch & Learn on September 28! Dr. Iram Syed will talk about the basics of shingles, a painful rash that anyo...
How Social Connections Keep Seniors Healthy
As we age, we tend to shed family and friends—which can hurt our mental and physical health. How can we design communities for seniors that facilitate social connections?
10 European startups fostering social change
A startup’s main business goal is usually to grow fast and eventually to generate nice profits. However, this rule of thumb comes with some virtuous exceptions. There are several startups out there whose main goal isn’t to purely maximize their financial gain, but instead, to act charitably and to have a positive impact. This honorable cause has many valuable contributors in the for-profit sector: Inspirational startups…
How to Create an Instant Connection With Anyone You Meet
“We have two ears and only one tongue in order that we may hear more and speak less.” ― Diogenes Laërtius
Discover the Mind-Blowing Connection Between Exercise and the Brain
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Six Ways to Grow Social Connections on the Job
A new book suggests simple habits we can adopt to strengthen our relationships at work.
How to Turn Social Connections Into In-Person Sales
Alix Hart, Brand Marketer at Best Buy, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss integrating social into all aspects of customer service and battling the "showroom" effect as a brick-and-mortar retailer.
How Goal Setting with your Tween can Build Connection
Goal setting is something that it really important to me. I think I love goal setting because is it an opportunity to get a big picture look at where I am at and dream big for where I want to be. I am all about action, and goals are the action we take to live …
Here's Why We Struggle To Make Connections With Our Doctors
Americans don’t always trust their doctors, and here’s the proof: a 2012 survey found that just
Mind-Body Connection: How the Brain Can Protect the Heart
New research provides a glimpse into complex, protective brain and heart interactions. We can modify complex signaling pathways by lifestyle modifications.
What the gut? Two studies explore microbiome-cancer connection
Teams at Weill Cornell Medicine are exploring the complex workings of the gastrointestinal microbiota and metabolome.
Simple Ways To Foster Gratitude & Connection
During the hustle and bustle of December, it can be difficult to slow down. I get it! But that’s why it’s even more important to insert brief pauses into your day for gratitude and connection. And the good news is, it’s really not hard to do. Today I’m sharing six simple ways to express gratitude an
Foster parenting as a team: Lessons from Harley-Davidson’s recovery
It might sound like an unlikely connection, but a good approach toward being a foster parent can be found in the story of Harley-Davidson.
How Human Connection Can Help Lower Your Blood Pressure
Four with Temple connections named top young community leaders
Three Temple University alumni and one graduate student were included in Billy Penn's list of 17 young community leaders.