The past few decades have seen complementary and alternative medicine move from the fringes to the mainstream. The latest data from the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH,) the research center of the US National Institutes of Health, show that in 2012, 33.2% of adults and 11.6% of children had used CAM treatment in the past 12 months. Another study found that women were five times more likely to use mind-body approaches and food supplements than men. [Read more…]
As the founder and CEO of Bridge Capital and Angkor Capital Specialized Bank, John Baldwin has quickly become recognized as a leading entrepreneur in SE Asia. His leadership doesn’t stop at entrepreneurship, as he has set the standard for philanthropic work within the region. John is actively involved in numerous charities and has supported a range of charitable organizations over the years. Whether it is his work in Laos, Saipan, Guam, or Cambodia, John Baldwin’s Philanthropic leadership inspires other business leaders to take action and give back to their communities. [Read more…]
Each and every country faces various problems – some are recurring while some are new to the ears of the many. While some issues may seem hopeless as different administrations have passed, but no manifestation of a solution was made. On the other hand, there are still those hopefuls aspiring for change and believing there will be an answer maybe not now, but someday. And the United States, despite being a superpower country, isn’t an exemption. With that being said, presidential elections are considered a vital part of their society. That’s why when President Donald Trump was elected, citizens are hoping for these certain issues to be addressed during his term. [Read more…]
College education particularly in private universities is becoming more expensive these days. In the U.S., for instance, one needs tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars to support his four-year tertiary education. But this scenario is changing as more affordable options are now available to people around the world.
Fortunately, there are now education startups that play a significant role in solving some problems associated with the traditional instructional methods. They are help make college education more affordable to people eager to obtain knowledge in their chosen fields of study but who lack the financial means. These companies offer various services to both students and institutions. Many of them provide digital learning tools such as study guides, class notes, flash cards as well as tutoring and coaching services. Some even offer free online courses from top universities. [Read more…]