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An open letter to mental health professionals

#WhyWeDon’tEngage is still trending on Twitter. The issues raised are important – it’s no exaggeration to say that some make the difference between life and death – so I hope you’re paying attention. 657 more words

Mental Health

"We need to talk about your diagnosis"

As always, my psychiatrist’s gaze was flitting between the screen of his laptop and the pink form he kept on his desk. He rarely turned away and faced me – I had wondered whether his laptop had voice recognition software but an irritated calling out of my name suggested that despite appearances he was addressing me. 520 more words

Mental Health

Protecting the rights of Health Professionals

The Health Services Union is a community of health professionals, allied health workers and aged care workers. So, whether you work in public health, private health, disability or ambulance service you could become a member of HSU. 433 more words

Health Professionals

ISMPS 2014 - Abstracts

Pharmacology for Africa: An Appraisal

Oliver DW, Brink CB

School of Pharmacy, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa

Pharmacology is the specialised discipline concerned with how medicinal drugs work in biological systems and how they are utilised in therapeutics. 4,848 more words

Health Professionals

Giving Tuesday

We have two days that are good for the economy.  Now we have a day that is good for the community too:  Giving Tuesday is a movement to celebrate giving and to give back.   949 more words

Breastfeeding

Growing number of British GPs seeking new surroundings

New research suggests that more than 500 British GPs actively began looking to live and work in another country in 2013.

According to recently released General Medical Council (GMC) data, 529 GPs requested the required Certificate of Good Standing (CGS) paperwork from the Council, which is needed before practising abroad, compared with just 266 in 2009. 179 more words

Emigration