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Could Onyebuchi Chukwu confirm the nurse who was allowed to leave quarantine to Enugu had tested positive for Ebola?

Why are some Nigerians beyond praise? One cannot commend them without receiving a slap within days, through a full reversal of achievements. 467 more words


New LRHS Publication

Re-imagining the Relationship between Social Work and ICT in the Network Society

Steven Baker

PhD Candidate, La Trobe Rural Health School, Albury-Wodonga Campus 

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Obama signs veterans' health care overhaul

FORT BELVOIR, Va. (AP) — Veterans may soon have easier access to government-paid health care under a bill President Barack Obama signed into law Thursday, the government’s most sweeping response to date to a public uproar over systemwide problems that have rocked the Veterans Affairs Department. 693 more words

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Adjusted 30-day mortality and re-hospitalization rates for ischemic stroke in Toscana and Umbria, Italy year 2012

data from the ministery of health for central italy

So far it was a secret given to word of mouth among health professionals. The new Guide to Health Focus, now in its third edition with the most current data, it also recognizes the right of patients to know which are the most reliable centers to turn to be taken care of in the best way.Of course, hard to choose when you have a heart attack or a stroke: it relies on the ETS and it is hoped that in their region and in their local health healthcare is efficient.


IOM: GME That Meets the Nation's ...

Hospitals Fight Proposed Changes In The Training Of Doctors
July 31, 2014

AMA: “Despite the fact that workforce experts predict a shortage of more than 45,000 primary care and 46,000 specialty physicians in the U.S. 231 more words


Baby development checks: Pincer grips, Cheerios and a thousand more things to worry about.

Through our letterbox this morning arrived a very important document. It was the letter notifying us of our son’s 8-9 month health and development check. I had been eagerly awaiting this as he is already 9 months old and, you know, I think he’s pretty well developed. 1,408 more words


Lies, Damn Lies and Breast-feeding Workshops #2: The Converts.


Dear Reader, I would like to relate to you a conversation I had with another mother, last Sunday morning after Church.

She had an older child, probably around four years old, and a six week old baby, so of course I chatted with her a bit. 858 more words