War leaves a toxic environmental legacy that lingers long after the guns have been quieted. Can we stop it?

The number of armed conflicts raging around the world is the largest since the end of World War II. These wars can leave toxic environmental legacies and cause untold damage to human health. A quarter of the world’s population – or two billion people – live in countries at war. They include Ukraine, Yemen, Syria, … Read more

Analysis: Old-school Hollywood stars are having a moment, and it’s long overdue

A version of this story appeared in Pop Life Chronicles, CNN’s weekly entertainment newsletter. to get it in your inbox, Sign up for free here. CNN – Raise your hand if you’re late. (I raised my hands and feet.) Consider this week’s Pop Life a celebration of those who’ve found their groove — or a … Read more

The presence of Matt Ishpaea signals the end of the Suns’ long off-court season

Phoenix – The game of basketball was irrelevant. On November 4 of the 2021-22 season, the Phoenix Suns defeated the Houston Rockets. It won’t be in the headlines for the next 24 hours. The game was lucky even to be mentioned. When head coach Monty Williams and his players walked into the press conference room, … Read more

Top secret for a long life: the expert weighs in

Longevity and mental health are more closely linked than you might realize. “Our bodies and minds are not separate, so it’s really not surprising that our mental health and our physical health are so closely linked, especially when it comes to aging,” Regina Koepp, a board-certified clinical psychologist and founder of the Center for Mental … Read more

The perspective of the athletes’ “Hamlin devastation” did not last long

So how was “Damar Hamlin This Week Puts Everything in Perspective”? Not surprisingly, mine was full of inconsistencies except for those “Love For Damar” T-shirts being handed out so NFL sidelines could prove their loyalty, of varying sizes, in front of the television cameras. But most of it is not shown on television. An early … Read more

Study shows that sitting for long periods of time is bad for your health, but it is easy to offset this effect

CNN – Sure, you’ve heard about the dangers of sitting all day, but in most jobs there isn’t much you can do about it, right? Not according to a new study that looked at the effects of prolonged sitting. Five minutes of light walking every half hour can help mitigate some of the increased risks … Read more

TCU will join the long list

Should TCU knock out Georgia in the College Football Playoff championship game Monday night, the Horned Frogs will enter the annals of college football history as one of the most unlikely national champions in the sport. Just 5-7 last season and 23-24 the past four years, TCU hadn’t been in a bowl game since 2018 … Read more

Long working hours and the toxic environment of television can affect mental health

Tunis Sharma’s suicide highlights often overlooked mental health issues in the entertainment industry It’s time we stop downplaying mental health issues in the workplace. It is sad that people are so insensitive and do not understand the complexity of the problem. What we understand from the Tonsha Sharma suicide case is that it is time … Read more