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Am I Depressed? Causes, Symptoms & More
Am I Depressed? Causes, Symptoms & More

Depression is a hot topic. It's all over the news and increasingly identified in pop culture under the heading of “mental health”

May 25, 2017

Depression: Causes & Treatment Options
Depression: Causes & Treatment Options

Stress if left untreated, can develop into anxiety, and if anxiety becomes prolonged, can bring about depression.

May 24, 2017

Postpartum Depression: New Mums Urged to Seek Help
Postpartum Depression: New Mums Urged to Seek Help

Over half of mothers who suffer with depression after birth with Postpartum Depression (PPD), also known as Postnatal Depression (PND), do not seek medical help for the condition

May 24, 2017

How To Maximize Your Online Physician Experience
How To Maximize Your Online Physician Experience

Today, online interaction is almost seamless with the proliferation of the Internet and smartphones making audio, video, and high resolution graphics easily integrated into a user friendly online experience.

May 23, 2017

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in the Workplace — Interview with Ian Disley
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in the Workplace — Interview with Ian Disley

Acceptance Behavioural Therapy leverages mindfulness and other techniques to help people deal with depression, anxiety, and communication difficulties

May 19, 2017

Interview with Counsellor Ismene Cole: Using Social Media As A Counsellor & More
Interview with Counsellor Ismene Cole: Using Social Media As A Counsellor & More

This is an excerpt from our conversation where we discuss the changing landscape of the therapist-patient relationship in a digital age

May 19, 2017

7 Tips to Make the Most of Your First Therapy Session
7 Tips to Make the Most of Your First Therapy Session

Starting therapy can be both exciting and intimidating, but showing up to your first counselling session unprepared will likely lead to unnecessary stress and anxiety

May 18, 2017

Introductory Therapy & Counselling Sessions: Price & Duration
Introductory Therapy & Counselling Sessions: Price & Duration

First impressions are difficult to change. Your introductory therapy / counselling sessions with potential clients are critical

May 17, 2017

What is Hypnotherapy & Can It Be Done Remotely?
What is Hypnotherapy & Can It Be Done Remotely?

It is the use of hypnosis in therapy. The once alternative method of healing has been gaining formal recognition by the global medical community

May 13, 2017

Creating a Business You Love
Creating a Business You Love

There are many ways to find your purpose, and share it, that have nothing to do with career or money

May 10, 2017

The Amazing Power of Expressive Arts Therapy
The Amazing Power of Expressive Arts Therapy

This is a story about a young woman with a heroin addiction.

May 09, 2017

Publish Content To Grow Your Business & Personal Brand
Publish Content To Grow Your Business & Personal Brand

Publishing engaging content is an effective way to gain organic interest in both your expertise and your practice.

May 06, 2017

Nutrigenomics To Lose Weight & Be Healthy
Nutrigenomics To Lose Weight & Be Healthy

There are countless eating plans and diets out there begging you to take their advice and promising significant results.

May 03, 2017

Are You Eating The Right Food For Your DNA?
Are You Eating The Right Food For Your DNA?

Are you one of the lucky people who can devour the breadbasket and not put on any weight? Or, do you bloat just by looking at crisps?

May 03, 2017

Is Dairy Bad For You? How Can You Find Out?
Is Dairy Bad For You? How Can You Find Out?

Much to the chagrin of the world’s dairy industries, scientists keep publishing more and more evidence regarding the consequences of dairy consumption.

May 03, 2017

The Effects Of Caffeine On Your Heart And Other Organs
The Effects Of Caffeine On Your Heart And Other Organs

Caffeine is a compound primarily found in coffee but it is also present in lesser amounts in tea and certain sports drinks.

May 03, 2017

How much does therapy or counseling cost?
How much does therapy or counseling cost?

While starting therapy is becoming more commonplace, the high costs associated with therapy can block many people from even considering therapy

April 29, 2017

8 Common Health Mistakes & Myths
8 Common Health Mistakes & Myths

Even if you are doing your best to maintain a healthy diet, it is generally very difficult to know everything there is to know about proper nutrition.

April 29, 2017

What Are Epigenetics & Nutrigenetics?
What Are Epigenetics & Nutrigenetics?

Today, scientific advancements in genetics show us that this is no longer the case. Our genes are actually not always our destiny.

April 29, 2017

Nutrigenomics, Epigenetic Medicine & Building a Therapy Alliance: An Interview
Nutrigenomics, Epigenetic Medicine & Building a Therapy Alliance: An Interview

We find out about Dr. Denise Karlyn Quion Hee's take on building "the therapy alliance" and about her area of expertise.

April 27, 2017

Define Your Personal Brand
Define Your Personal Brand

To help your clients achieve living healthier, happier, more fulfilled lives, as a practitioner, you first need to gain the trust of your client.

April 26, 2017

Why Food Quality Is More Important Than Quantity
Why Food Quality Is More Important Than Quantity

As you go about your healthy eating or weight-loss plan, one big thing that you’ll need to be thinking about is food quality over food quantity.

April 25, 2017

What Foods & Fats to Eat to Lose Weight
What Foods & Fats to Eat to Lose Weight

Did you know that eating more fat can help you lose weight?

April 25, 2017

How to keep your healthy eating plan in check when eating out
How to keep your healthy eating plan in check when eating out

Making healthy eating and dining choices can be tough, especially for busy parents and professionals.

April 25, 2017

5 Tips On How to Shop For a Healthier Lifestyle
5 Tips On How to Shop For a Healthier Lifestyle

Here are five steps that can help you and your family shop for a healthier lifestyle.

April 25, 2017

The Best and Worst Diets: Crash Dieting Is Not Worth It
The Best and Worst Diets: Crash Dieting Is Not Worth It

Crash diets are one of the most detrimental things you could do if you want to see long-term results.

April 25, 2017

5 Exercises You Can Do Without Equipment
5 Exercises You Can Do Without Equipment

There is absolutely nothing wrong with going to the gym. But, if you can't, it shouldn't be used as an excuse.

April 22, 2017

Common Workout Mistakes People Make When Training
Common Workout Mistakes People Make When Training

Serious workout mistakes that everyone who’s trying to get their body in shape, improve cardiovascular fitness and shed excess fat must avoid making.

April 22, 2017

Why Stress Management Is Important
Why Stress Management Is Important

Everyone faces threats to their status quo from time to time. Sometimes, these changes appear to demand more from a person.

April 22, 2017

What Defines Mental Health Versus Mental Illness?
What Defines Mental Health Versus Mental Illness?

Mental health is a hot topic that has been gaining blooming attention in the past decades

April 21, 2017

Trauma Reduction & Treatment Protocol for Remote EMDR Treatment
Trauma Reduction & Treatment Protocol for Remote EMDR Treatment

For patients dealing with distressing and traumatic events, traveling to their therapist’s office for counseling may not be a viable option.

February 22, 2017

7 Reasons Why You Should Practice Telemedicine
7 Reasons Why You Should Practice Telemedicine

Doctors and wellness professionals the world over are starting to offer their expertise and services online.

February 14, 2017

Technology Can Make Remote Consultation Possible
Technology Can Make Remote Consultation Possible

Therapists that have participated in remote consultations have noted that sincerity levels can be remarkably higher in remote clients, calling it "pure therapy."

February 07, 2017

How to Find the Right Therapist or Counselor for You
How to Find the Right Therapist or Counselor for You

It is normal to have anxiety over choosing a therapist. Searching through hundreds or even thousands of doctors, wellness, and mental health professionals can be daunting.

February 01, 2017

How to write an impactful therapist profile for online therapy
How to write an impactful therapist profile for online therapy

How can you convey your unique skills and value proposition to potential clients in an online profile?

January 11, 2017

2016 at RingMD - Year in Review
2016 at RingMD - Year in Review

In the last calendar year, our team is proud to have served and delivered improved wellness and healthcare solutions to tens of thousands of people around the globe!

December 28, 2016

When to Speak to a Doctor or Counselor online (Remote Consultations)
When to Speak to a Doctor or Counselor online (Remote Consultations)

Nearly half of the World Health Organization's member states have less than 1 doctor per 1,000 people. This results in unfulfilled healthcare needs; doctors are oversubscribed, patients face long queues at clinics, or in many cases people have no access to healthcare professionals at all.

December 06, 2016

At RingMD, we innovate how healthcare is delivered across the globe!
At RingMD, we innovate how healthcare is delivered across the globe!

Our mission is to make healthcare accessible and affordable for all

October 26, 2016

RingMD and Government of India brings healthcare to rural populations
RingMD and Government of India brings healthcare to rural populations

In 2016, we secured a partnership with the Indian Government to become the provider of telemedicine services to 250,000 Common Service Centers across rural India.

October 17, 2016

RingMD Partnered with Clinic to Cloud
RingMD Partnered with Clinic to Cloud

We are proud to announce that RingMD has just signed an MOU with Clinic to Cloud.

October 06, 2016

We’ve Launched a Health Chatbot on Skype
We’ve Launched a Health Chatbot on Skype

Ask her a question related to your health or tell her your symptoms, and she’ll provide you with relevant health information

September 27, 2016

The world asked. Our doctors answered. Healthcare online is here!
The world asked. Our doctors answered. Healthcare online is here!

Our platform enables patients to receive expert advice from doctors via their smartphone or computer – anywhere in the world.

September 07, 2016

Telemedicine for Obesity Management

Meet Dr. Maaz Ul Hassan (FCPS - Pakistan, FLS - USA, holder of a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery - France), a world-renown surgeon, holder of a Guinness World Record and thought-leader in the medical community.

September 05, 2016

Empowering Women in Pakistan by providing access to healthcare
Empowering Women in Pakistan by providing access to healthcare

Pakistan’s healthcare system places it close to the bottom of the rankings in the Human Development Index, with less than 1 doctor per 1,000 people. Women, in particular, often lack vital care.

August 23, 2016