Tag Archives: Online

Next MGH Online Course on Women’s Mental Health Starts November: Register Today

We completed our first MGH Women’s Mental Health online CME program in the Fall of 2019, and we are so excited to offer our next round of the course beginning in November 2020. Thank you for those who have participated in past cycles! The next course begins on November 2nd, and registration is available through… Read More »

Online dating? 5 red flags to watch out for

Youtuber Brittani Louise Taylor, experienced an ‘unhappily ever after’ as a result of looking for a partner online. She shares her insight into online dating and reveals five red flags to watch out for Rewind to March 23rd 2020 – Boris announced the UK would be going into lockdown. This meant restaurants, bars, ­nightclubs, theatres… Read More »

Online information about probiotics often misleading

As probiotics grow in popularity, a recent study investigates the reliability of online information. They find that the majority of “top” websites provide information that lacks scientific evidence. As scientists have become increasingly interested in the role of gut bacteria, so have the public. In parallel with the microbiome’s rise to fame, probiotics have grown… Read More »

These buzzy online retailers are now Instagrammable in real life

Web-based brands have a hot new idea for you this holiday season: stores. As the decade comes to a close, e-commerce companies — selling everything from sleek disposable razors to eco-friendly cleaning products to gender-specific vitamins — have come back around on traditional brick-and-mortar shops. The reason? They want customers to experience and interact with… Read More »

Half of patients use online self-scheduling after hours at Benefis Health System

Benefis Health System, a nonprofit, independent health system based in Great Falls, Montana, serves a 38,000 square mile region with many very rural communities. This means the health system has many patients looking to access care. Further, the health system has nearly 300 employed providers, so scheduling patients with providers across multiple locations can be… Read More »

Nine-year-olds caught in terrifying online 'Momo challenge'

My nine-year-old daughter went to school camp to learn about the great outdoors and came home with a valuable lesson in cyber bullying. The kids at her camp were talking about “Momo”, an evil-looking Manga-like character with contorted bird-like features who is said to have supernatural powers to possess and even kill children. Momo (a… Read More »