Health, as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO), is “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. This definition has been subject to controversy, as it may have limited value for implementation. Health may be defined as the ability to adapt and manage physical, mental and social challenges throughout life.

Bugchasing, the Intentional Contraction of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Bugchasing is seen by some as a form of self-harm, and by others as an assertive way of taking control of something they already know will happen. In this article we explore this movement.


Vascular Dementia, What is It?

Vascular dementia causes irreversible neurological deficits very similar to Alzheimer’s itself. Although the origin is in various alterations in the blood flow to the brain, the person suffers the same effects: problems of memory, language, mobility…