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Noah Rue

Noah Rue
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Noah Rue is a journalist and a digital nomad, fascinated with the intersection between global health, personal wellness, and modern technology. When he isn't frantically updating his news feeds, Noah likes to shut off his devices, head to the beach and read detective novels from the 1930s.
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Medical Ethics and the Impact of Technology

Ethics have always been an integral part of healthcare. But modern technological advances have sometimes blurred the line between medical ethics and quality care.
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Overwhelmed After a Serious Diagnosis? Think Travel

There's a lot think after a serious diagnosis (treatments, doctors' visits & health insurance), but one thing you may want to add is planning some travel.
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Children’s Screen Time: How Much Is Too Much?

Access to the internet has expanded our children's horizons but also has downsides. Screen time should be limited for their physical & emotional health.
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Do You Know the Health Risks of Driving?

Besides car crashes, health risks of driving include stress, anxiety, air pollution & back pain. Luckily there are tech & low tech alternatives to driving.
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Natural Approaches That Support Positive Mental Health

These 5 natural remedies can help combat the challenges of mental health issues even when they are supplementary to prescribed treatments.
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Can Winter’s Chill Actually Make You Sick?

Are there aspects of winter that make us sick? If so, what should we do to stay healthy in peak respiratory illness season & how can we get better quickly?
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What You Need to Know About the EPA’s Proposed Rule on Asbestos

The EPA's proposed rule on asbestos may make it possible for new uses of asbestos to escape assessment exposing more Americans to this known carcinogen.
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We Need a Focus on Mental Health, Not Just Violence in Schools

The more we focus on mental health as a cause of violence — a conclusion not supported by any current medical evidence — the more we alienate the victims and everyday people who rely on mental health support services.
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Untreatable Gonorrhea Strain Has Health Officials Alarmed

When a bacterial strain becomes so advanced that it can resist most or all available antibiotics, doctors & public health officials get nervous & we should too.
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Obesity in Men: It’s Not Just About How You Look

Most of us have seen the documentaries and read the news articles depicting some of the more notorious side effects of obesity. Cancer, heart...
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What Will Radiology Look Like in the Age of AI?

Instead of competing with AI, many health professionals predict that they will work with it, similar to how the autopilot feature is used in aviation — it did not replace the job of pilots but enhanced it.
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Is Technology Good or Bad for Mental Health?

Some people suggest that the web’s most popular tools may be causing us more harm than good and that those technologies are taking a toll on the mental and physical well-being of millions of Americans. But what about the demonstrable good that comes from the use of digital mental health and other technologies?