Entries by Tony Lobl from 02/2012

The "Medicalisation of Normality" or the Normalisation of Health? Let's Choose Wisely

| Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Yesterday you were shy, bereaved, apathetic, eccentric. Today you are mentally ill. But don't worry. Nothing has changed except some new labelling ...

The Paradox of Patient Satisfaction - the Less Satisfaction the Better!

| Posted 02.19.2012 | UK Lifestyle

"Satisfaction guaranteed (or take your love back)" sang Harold Melvyn with gusto during my halycon days as a disco DJ. I am not sure the crowds would...

Feeding "the Hungry Heart" with Health and Happiness.

| Posted 02.27.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Researchers in Switzerland found those who viewed their health negatively at the beginning of a 30-year surveillance period proved more likely to fall ill or die during that time span than those who felt the opposite.