“More than a quarter of architecture students in the UK are receiving or have received medical help for mental health problems related to their course. Another quarter feel they may have to seek help in future. Anxiety over the student debts accrued during the seven-year course, and workloads that frequently require all-nighters, were the primary
GSK discuss their ongoing investment in digital technologies, Monitoring and improving patient health with GSK new ResearchKit app
“According to a new whitepaper report by Perkins+Will, “What’s New (and What’s Not) With PVC,” in spite of recent advances in plastic chemistry PVC is still responsible for a range of environmental and human health hazards created in multiple stages of its manufacturing process.”
I have often maintained, with my disdain on PVC windows and cladding, that PVC would one day be a health risk the same way asbestos is now understood.
While the risks with PVC are very different, I challenge why, as an industry, we cannot simply revert to natural, renewable and sustainably sourced materials…?
Eye Strain? Posture? Get moving! A useful article on Healthy apps to combat the above… Featured Apps f.lux Awareness EVO MacBreakZ 5 Posture Man Pat Big Stretch Reminder Move Tip Of all of these I currently use f.lux not only to assist my late night working but also as a measure of time passed. As the screen adds orange tones you
Klagenfurt Hospital_Architects Collective The article suggests that this design breaks new ground in healthcare design but whilst I can relate to the use of courtyards for natural light and how the building sits comfortably in context, I am not sure that this is as innovative as suggested. It is difficult with only limited images but