How Marijuana Affects the Brain

How Marijuana Affects the Brain

August 25, 2013

The Wall Street Journal has an infographic online showing the effects of Marijuana and how it compares to other substances. The information is a bit bland, but covers some stuff like the altered consciousness, memory impairment, pain reduction, and others. Source

What You Need To Know About Everyday Bacteria

What You Need To Know About Everyday Bacteria

August 24, 2013

You’re going to spend your life surrounded by bacteria more than any other life form. Hundreds of thousands of times more, in fact. Some are beneficial, some are deadly, and far too many are probably crawling all over your toilet, your phone and your face right now. Source

Replacing a Cornea

Replacing a Cornea

August 24, 2013

The cornea is the transplant outer membrane of the eye. Many things can impair the functioning of the cornea – abrasion, cataracts, infections, and burns, but this damage can be surgically replacing the cornea. This visualization displays the anatomy of an eye. Source

Cause Shift Obesity and Hunger

Cause Shift Obesity and Hunger

August 23, 2013

In an effort to raise awareness about (1) hunger in America and (2) the need for simple data visualizations to tell the story of hunger in America, Anne Mei Bertelsen of Mai Strategies and CauseShift collaborated with JESS3 to create a data-rich infographic which shows areas of the country which have both high levels of […]

Reclaim your Weekends

Reclaim your Weekends

August 23, 2013

This infographic provides 8 helpful tips to save you time and get your organized so that you work less and have more leisurely time.

15 Things You Didn

15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Tongue

August 22, 2013

Open your mouth and say, “Ahhh.” The human tongue serves many purposes: you can touch your nose, show your partner a good time, stick it out at your enemy and taste delicious food all with this one appendage. It’s a pretty amazing body part that we often take for granted. Here are fifteen fun facts […]

Introduction to Nursing Roles and Trajectories

Introduction to Nursing Roles and Trajectories

August 21, 2013

The various levels of a career in nursing can be confusing. Follow this infographic, brought to you by the Rasmussen College – School of Nursing, to showcase the various differences between Liscensed Practical Nurses (LPN), Registered Nurses (RN), and Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN). Source

How Will Healthcare Reform Affect Me?

How Will Healthcare Reform Affect Me?

August 21, 2013

An infographic showing the effect of healthcare reform on individuals within America.

How Many Pregnant Woman and Mothers Die in One Year

How Many Pregnant Woman and Mothers Die in One Year

August 20, 2013

This infographic provides statistical information for the number of pregnancy related, labor related and maternal deaths worldwide.

The UK

The UK’s Plastic Surgery Addiction

August 19, 2013

The United States isn’t the only country obsessed with looking young forever; citizens of the United Kingdom are also always looking for the fountain of youth. The numbers in plastic surgery operations are going up steadily each year, proving that not only is plastic surgery in the United Kingdom a growing market, but a profitable […]

Can We Still Believe the WHO?

Can We Still Believe the WHO?

August 18, 2013

The WHO (World Health Organization) has just published a study in which it estimates that 20 to 40% of health expenses worldwide could be saved. In these times of global recession, the idea is to advise the states in order to avoid waste in the health sector. In his blog, Spanish blogger Rafa Almazan reminds […]

We Heart Holistic Health Care Providers

We Heart Holistic Health Care Providers

August 17, 2013

Chiropractice serves the alternative healthcare industries which include Acupuncture, Herbal Therapy, Nutrition, Hypnotherapy, Massage Therapy, Naturopathy & Homeopathy, Midwifery, and Yoga. Did you know that these industries combine create an 11.6 billion dollar industry in the US? Source