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Immunisations and Vaccinations in the NHS

24 November 2014

Article by Dr Shane Doheny, National Assembly for Wales Research Service

On 11 June 2013, the Minister for Health and Social Services, Mark Drakeford AM, announced changes to the… 804 more words


penyakit influenza

Pengertian Penyakit Influenza Jenis dan Penyebabnya. Kata influenza berasal dari bahasa Italia yang berarti “pengaruh” hal ini merujuk pada penyebab penyakit; pada awalnya penyakit ini disebutkan disebabkan oleh pengaruh astrologis yang kurang baik. 668 more words


Il sostegno arriva dalla natura, contro i malanni di stagione scegli il benessere naturale!

L’inverno è arrivato: la scuola è ricominciata, l’attività fisica si è spostata nelle palestre e arriveranno anche i disagi influenzali.

Raffreddore, febbre, mal di gola, tosse e influenza provocano un malessere generale che ci accompagna in particolare tra novembre e febbraio, infatti quando fuori le temperature si abbassano, tendiamo a trascorrere più tempo in locali chiusi e poco areati favorendo così la trasmissione dei virus influenzali. 286 more words


Public Health in the News - November 23, 2014


Public Health News

N-acetyl Cysteine: The Overlooked Compound That Saves Lives

Here’s an article on MAX GXL’s main precursor, N-acetyl-cysteine. This compound has really changed my life and improved my respiratory system. I hope it helps you as much as it helped me!

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Would Somebody Please Explain the Anti-Vaccine Movement to Me?

Time magazine recently announced that several diseases are making a comeback thanks largely to the anti-vaccine movement.

Upworthy.com posted a telling graphic (below) showing the mortality rate of many diseases in the pre-vaccine era as compared to the post-vaccine era. 169 more words

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A Bubbling Mess

I walk onto my 45-bed med/surg unit. The day-shift R.N. meets me at the nurse’s station with her typical greeting: “It’s a mess.”

No matter what is going on, in her world it is always a mess. 651 more words