Anti-Netanyahu protests defy lockdown

Thousands of Israelis have gathered outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to demand his resignation, pressing ahead with protests despite a strict new lockdown order. With Israel facing one of the world’s worst coronavirus outbreaks, the tough lockdown rules went into effect on Friday, closing many businesses, banning large gatherings and ordering… Read More »

An optimistic outlook may be a healthier one

In its Three Questions, Three Answers series, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Laura Kubzansky  discusses the  link between optimism and hypertension. Kubzansky, who is co-author of the  study, is the Lee Kum Kee Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences and co-director of the School’s Lee Kum Sheung Center for Health and Happiness. Chan… Read More »