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Shortage of doctors is the greatest source of complaints on social networks, according to FGV/DAPP

FGV News, 09/08/2014

The network monitoring conducted by FGV’s Public Policy Analysis Division (FGV/DAPP) and published yesterday by the newspaper O Globo recorded, between August 29 and September 5, 75,000 entries about health issues. 167 more words

Trade, Economy And Development

Career Exploration: Medical Laboratory Technologist

‘ The Production Team ‘

Doctors are important professionals in the treatment and diagnosis of patient’s disease, however as the picture suggests, doctors also relies heavily on specimen testing to increase the accuracy in patient diagnosis. 

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Academic Experiences

Medication Time

Well it’s that time of the year again…. medication change!

I know it is for my own good and the psychiatrists in their wisdom and with my consent decide to change some of my medications to help with my bipolar disorder, which although pretty much under control does tend to go off the scale a wee bit here and there. 356 more words


Words of Wisdom on Nursing Words

Nursing past the first year is recommended by both health professionals and organizations, as well as by experienced breastfeeding moms who know firsthand the many benefits, both physical and emotional, for mother and baby. 518 more words

Breastfeeding Benefits

Pincer Grips and Cheerios #2: Test or guide? You decide!

“It’s not a test, it’s just a guide.”

These were the first words of the lovely staff nurse who was about to go through my son’s 9 month health check. 2,041 more words


2014 Events

Here’s our calendar folks, we’ll be in Florida and Chicago later this year. Click the picture for more information on our workshops and events, you can sign up through the page as well. 6 more words

National Posture Institute

Learning more about Type 2 diabetes

Educators describe diet and exercise as the cornerstone of diabetes self-management, the goal of which is to live a long healthy life.

Type 2 diabetes is a growing health concern and with more than 20 Canadians getting diagnosed with this disease every hour, we are – each of us – increasingly likely to know someone who is affected by it.

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Healthy Living