Mental health

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Have you heard of Hogeweyk, the paradise village for residents who are suffering from severe dementia? Probably not. It is situated just a few kilometers from Amsterdam in Holland.

Why am I using the word paradise? Well, in most nursing homes people suffering from mental illness such as Alzheimer’s or…

Coronavirus

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While watching an Italian TV talk show last night, I listened to a biologist and journalist, Barbara Gallavotti, who was being interviewed. She spoke about how researchers at MIT were developing an app that could tell whether a person was an asymptomatic COVID-19 case or whether they were free of…

Parenting

Smart working may or may not make life easier for Moms. Photo by Standsome Worklifestyle on Unsplash

I know I am biased because my mother was a working Mom. But I believe the skills we had to learn were invaluable as we grew up and later on in adulthood. Is there any evidence for this?

I was very happy to read the Harvard study which confirmed my…

Robert W. Locke

Satire, humor, Italy, politics, mental health, life lessons & parenting. Amazon author:- https://www.amazon.com/author/rlocke Contact: colbor at yahoo dot com

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