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A Brief Note To Pain

Dear Pain,

I know you exist. I get you’re not f’ing around. I feel you quite painfully all the time. Do you also have to make me nauseous too? 43 more words


Platforms for Community-Wide Care Coordination

This week on #hcldr we’re doing something we’ve never done before. On Tuesday October 28th at 8:30pm Eastern (for your local time click here) we will have a panel of guests online with us: 949 more words

Healthcare Leadership

The importance of having those conversations about cannabis

2011 was a life-changing year for my husband and me. After he got laid off from his job, we decided to put most of our worldly belongings into storage and take off with our 4 dogs in our 22-foot motorhome. 531 more words


Nutrition and public health - importance highlighted ....

RE: Putting nutrition at the centre of public health Integrated Care – malnutrition example http://m.lgcplus.com/5075975.article and http://m.hsj.co.uk/5076037.article

This month HSJ and LGC hosted a Round Table at the King’s Fund Head Quarters in London on the importance of integration with a focus on malnutrition; a summary can be found through the following links: … 75 more words

NY Metropolitan Hospice Culture

Dr. David Goodman of Dartmouth College’s Geisel School of Medicine states, “New York City continues to lag in serious ways with regards to providing patients with the environment that they want at the end of life… 270 more words

Palliative Care

Grahamstown water outages a health risk

By Athenkosi Nzanzeka

Picture: Ext 6 Location

Grahamstown, a small town in South Africa in the Eastern Cape has been experiencing a problem with water outages for a long time now. 879 more words

Democratic Alliance

Three Occasions When Slow Is Not Better (2007)

1. When you’re hungry, and the food is baking.
2. When you’re in a hurry, and are stuck in traffic.
3. When you need approval from the insurance company, in order to have a proceedure to save your life. 19 more words