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Life and Death and Salsa

“People who live well, die well.”

My father spoke of the dying, and of mourning, from experience. Six years ago we lost his father, and then not long after, his mother. 181 more words

Important Challenges Prevailing Healthcare Facilities and Healthcare Industries

Major organisations in the IT healthcare sector seems to spot considerable opportunities in case of technical solutions for healthcare problems because of the fact that the… 465 more words

Health Care

Louisiana Following Judge's Order on Abortion Law

(BATON ROUGE, LA.) — The Louisiana health department will follow a federal judge’s order and refrain from immediately penalizing doctors who are trying to comply with a new abortion law that requires them to obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital, a spokeswoman said Monday. 413 more words

Defying Doctor Bullying: My Last Successful Trial

No animals were harmed in this test, in fact one was likely saved.

When I was told by a doctor at an emergency veterinary clinic that my cat would die within a year if I didn’t give him a drug for his heart problem, I said “No.” 393 more words


Homeopathy, Scientology, conspiracy theories and for-profit-quackery: let's keep global health science based

by David Lambert

By all accounts, post-earthquake Port-au-Prince was hell on earth. Already suffering from crumbling infrastructure and poor housing conditions, the Haitian capital was perhaps the least equipped city on Earth to withstand a 7.0 magnitude earthquake. 1,199 more words

Science & Technology

Psychiatry Strikes Back

I had my second appointment with the APN on Friday. It was at 4:30pm and I was a little late so I guess that played into it because it was near closing time but… she seemed very rushed. 1,152 more words

Mental Health

A&M jokes about 'War Games' OGB open enrollment; cash strapped state can't pay Bridge City Juvenile Center utility bills but somehow locates $18 million for private hospital

Remember the angst over the temporary shutdown of the Louisiana Department of Education’s (LDOE) web page a little over a week ago because the Division of Administration (D)A) had neglected to pay the $280 bill for the domain subscription? 1,551 more words

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