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Nikita Shukla is a World Economic Forum Shaper Using “Courageous Conversations” To Create Change

In Health, Publisher Channel, womensempowerment, Youth by Mary Kurek

Nikita Shukla is a youth advocate, equality-in-healthcare promotor, and economic empowerment activist. As a World Economic Forum “Shaper,” Nikita’s work centers on having what she calls “courageous conversations.” These conversations would be the ones where the aim is to find that place of mindset shift where change can actually happen.  Nikita understands that her youth, sex, and even her skin …

Fill Your Mind with Namara – OCD and the COVID Pandemic – a conversation with Chaitali Sinha

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Ever wondered how a pandemic can cause an increase in OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) victims ? Today’s interview is with Chaitali Sinha who is going to talk about her journey with poetry and how it helped her with her mental health as well as the concept of OCD and how it has grown rapidly throughout the COVID 19 pandemic. With …

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Dr. David Ajibade Uses Nutraceuticals to Effectively Treat Sickle Cell Anemia in Nigerian Youth

In Africa, Africa Innovators and Influencers, Health by Mary Kurek

While in the United States sourcing funds for his government-approved study, Dr. David Ajibade, Executive Director of the Brain and Body Foundation of Nigeria, sat down for a conversation with Frontrunners Innovate Publisher, Mary Kurek, to talk about the study and how his work with nutraceuticals is impacting youth with sickle cell anemia. The study is an important first step …

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Teenager from Tanzania Becomes Public Speaker and Youth Influencer

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Publisher’s Note:  I feel what you’re about to see is actually a  Frontrunners Innovate success story. I met Namara Lwansa when her father contacted me after our mental health edition of the magazine was released.  He shared that he had a young daughter who had done an educational video on mental health and asked if I wanted to see the …

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Full Mental Jacket

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By Clint Adams This article is written to give the reader a snapshot of what is happening in our bodies and brains as we develop from being young children to adulthood. The purpose of this is then to introduce you to some initiatives you can take upon yourselves to enhance your mental health and overall resilience. These initiatives are to …

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John McNulty – Didgebridge

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John McNulty is passionate about the privacy and security of personal data.  His company, Didgebridge, is a privacy-focused company that serves the patient loyalty, regimen adherence, education, engagement, and retention needs of the healthcare and consumer retail industries.  They bridge the gap between high-quality video production and video content distribution. With so much of mental health tied to strict compliance …

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Finding Digital Tools for Positive Mental Health Habits 

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By Rae Steinbach The Coronavirus pandemic provided a boost to the landscape of virtual healthcare apps and services. Telemedicine was already growing in practice and popularity, but COVID-19 really helped test the waters for this practice. As many are finding out, digital healthcare tools can be a huge help when social distancing and sheltering are the smartest way to stay …

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Hope For The Warriors® and Mindfulness – a New 30×30 Challenge

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Hope For The Warriors® has been a long-appreciated and respected organization dedicated to servicing those who give their all.  You can learn more about the organization below, but, in this 12-minute video, Publisher, Mary Kurek, talks with Steve Bartomioli (Senior Director for Sports and Recreation) about their 30×30 Mindfulness Challenge for the year 2020.  You’ll learn a bit about this …

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Chong Kim – Human Trafficking Survivor on Mental Challenges and Healing

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In order to know about the mental challenges involved in such extreme conditions as produced by human trafficking, one should hear from someone who lived it.  Perhaps some of you really don’t even understand the industry that has become so pervasive in our society around the world.  In our cities, in our small towns, and yes, quite possibly in our …

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Craig Fearn – Business Mental Wellbeing

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Craig Fearn works with corporations and organizations that care about their employees’ mental states.  He helps to create a plan to support a mentally healthy environment that becomes part of an employee benefit.  That plan may start with what Craig calls a “charter” and then moves on toward execution of the plan that a) includes proper communications for truthful and …