Coronavirus

Buzzwords Coronavirus = any of a group of RNA viruses that cause a variety of diseases in humans and other animals This page features our rolling coverage of the impacts of the Coronavirus Disease, aka COVID-19, aka SARS-CoV-2, characterized by the World Health Organization as a global pandemic. Key Links who.int openwho.org jamanetwork.com cdc.gov Prevention …

Ventilator

Ventilator = A ventilator is a machine designed to provide mechanical ventilation by moving breathable air into and out of the lungs, to deliver breaths to a patient who is physically unable to breathe, or breathing insufficiently Wikipedia Ventilator Planeta.com Breathe Health World Environment Day 2019 Coronavirus

Telemedicine

Buzzwords Telemedicine = the remote diagnosis and treatment of patients by means of telecommunications technology Headlines Telemedicine is having a moment. How can patients make use of the growing industry? Elsewhere on the Web tk Planeta Tele Technology Online Health

Hygiene

Buzzwords Hygiene = conditions or practices conducive to maintaining health and preventing disease, especially through cleanliness Wikipedia Hygiene Planeta Health Clean Social Distancing Physical Distancing Coronavirus

Health

Buzzwords Planeta.com launches a new overview of Health and Well-Being on the Social Web. We are particularly interested in examples of education and research, information sharing and personal documentation. In addition, we will take a look at policies that connect Health and Well-Being to parks and protected areas. Suggestions are welcome. Questions What is the …

Toilet

Photo: Rio Muchacho Toilet = a fixed receptacle into which a person may urinate or defecate, typically consisting of a large bowl connected to a system for flushing away the waste into a sewer or septic tank Elsewhere on the Web How to fix a leaky toilet – Home Depot Planeta.com World Toilet Day Toilet …

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Assumption #4 Spotlight on Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) The Four Basic Assumptions (DBT-Family Skills Training, Perry Hoffman, 1999, 2003) 1. There is no one truth or any absolute truth, but usually two or more truths. 2. Everyone is doing the best they can. 3. Everyone needs to try harder. 4. Interpret situations in the most …