Is mindfulness making our stress worse?

Mindfulness is seen as a panacea for our modern mental wellbeing issues. But Professor Ronald Purser argues it’s misused Image: iStock There’s a real pressure in our society to be productive, and issues that get in the way of that – notably stress and anxiety …

Measles Numbers Were Bad In 2018. This Year, They’re Even Worse

A father in the Philippines holds his child, who was immunized for measles. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption toggle caption Jason Beaubien/NPR A father in the Philippines holds his child, who was immunized for measles. Jason Beaubien/NPR After decades of progress against one of the most …