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Windsor Regional Hospital ramping up Ebola preparedness

Unveiling protective suits Monday that looked like they came out of a science-fiction movie, officials at Windsor Regional Hospital are preparing for the Ebola virus by taking a level of precaution not seen since the SARS crisis over a decade ago. 727 more words


Be a Part of NKF’s Kidney Patient Summit

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is hosting the 2nd Annual Kidney Patient Summit in Washington, DC, on March 2-3, 2015.  Join us for this special National Kidney Month event as we unite as one voice to tell Congress about the importance of awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease! 208 more words

Kidney Disease

How To Guide For Taking Responsibility For Managing Your Health Care - Part 1

In the past health care and wellness looked very different…we relied on, listened to and trusted our momma’s & doctors to know what to do, how to do it and when to do it regarding our health and wellness. 474 more words


My Name is Rebecca, and I am Bipolar (Acceptance the Hard Way)

Its interesting really, doing this  to myself.  It sucks, but I knew I needed it.  I needed to get stable.  I don’t think I’m there yet, but I wouldn’t tell the doctors or anyone that for sure.   492 more words

Capitalism, Socialism, and Mental Illness (delivered as talk to Socialism 2014)

Capitalism, Socialism, and Mental Health

Dana L. Cloud

Socialism 2014

In the days after Eliot Rodger murdered six students of the University of California, Santa Barbara, commentators rushed to attribute the violence to “angry, resentful, mentally ill individuals” ( 4,676 more words


New Ebola Guidelines For Health Care Workers Include Buddy System, Protective Gear With 'No Skin Showing'

ATLANTA (AP) — Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear “with no skin showing,” a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical staff in the U.S., if needed. 1,294 more words