Menceritakan kisah penjagaan terhadap orang lain

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By/Oleh Irina Todorova, Health Psychology Research Center in Sofia, Bulgaria Penjagaan ahli keluarga yang berumur dan disayangi, yang mungkin mempunyai isu kesihatan, boleh menjadi pengalaman yang rumit dan mengelirukan yang mungkin membuatkan kita rasa gembira dan mengecewakan. Kemajuan dalam sains perubatan pada masa kini  membantu mereka hidup lebih lama, lebih sihat, dan dalam sesetengah keadaan […]

Move more, sit less at work: let’s not sit to talk about it

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By Stuart Biddle, University of Southern Queensland, Australia I’m writing this blog on Valentine’s Day! The health promotion charity in Australia, Bluearth, has produced some amusing videos encouraging you to use your chair less by ‘breaking up with your chair’ (liking splitting from your partner, see videos here). So what is the issue here? Essentially, […]

Social support and health behavior: How to move from well-intentioned to skilled support

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By Urte Scholz, University of Zurich and Gertraud (Turu) Stadler, University of Aberdeen Social support seems to be an exclusively positive thing. What can be bad about a little help? Having someone who cooks healthy meals when you try to eat better, or being comforted when you feel down because your recent attempt at quitting […]