Tag Archives: WellBeing

Challenging the lack of openness around taboo subjects impacting our health and wellbeing

According to data from Public Health England released this week, the number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) increased by five percent in England in 2018 in comparison to the previous year.  Although there are many factors at play here – including cuts to sexual health services – it is clear that some people might not be seeking the help… Read More »

Chatbots Supporting Mental Well-Being: Are We Playing A Dangerous Game?

In recent years, we have noticed the rise of chatbots. The term “ChatterBot” was originally coined by Michael Mauldin to describe these conversational programs. They are supposed to emulate human language and hence pass the Turing Test.  Most recently, chatbots are being designed and targeted to help people with their mental health and well-being. And, there seems to be a crowded… Read More »