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Healthstyles on December 11: Choosing Wisely and Women's Economic Development

There’s an old saying that “women hold up half the sky”. But around the world, women–and thus their families–are living in poverty with little access to the education that can help them to make a decent living and promote the health of their families. 512 more words

Health Care

From Cat-Nappings to Trusted Travels!

Traveling with your cat doesn’t have to be a crazy, stressful experience. It can, and should, be a stress-free even for both of you!  You… 760 more words

Cats

Antibiotics - When You Need Them, And When You Don't

Another bit of good medical advice from the authors of the Choosing Wisely program.  Well worth a read.

Antibiotics

What you do makes a difference.

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you.  What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”― Dr. Jane Goodall

Choosing Wisely

Do I Need an X-Ray of My Back?

Short answer, probably not.   Read on to learn why, from the excellent patient-centred website Choosing Wisely:

Imaging for Back Pain