Given the challenges facing the U.S. healthcare system today, we may benefit from taking a page from the playbook of less-developed nations. Not too many years ago home visits by doctors were common, and eventually patients started going to doctors’ offices to get care. 495 more words
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The Republic of Malawi is an east African country with a reported population of 15,906,000 (WHO 2012). Life expectancy in Malawi, which is 57 years for men and 58 years for women, is highly influenced by the Human Immunodeficiency-Virus (HIV). 4,171 more words
By Yogendra B. Shakya (Senior Research Scientist), Axelle Janczur (Executive Director), and Cliff Ledwos (Director, Primary Health Care), Access Alliance
Access Alliance has created an info-graphic poster titled… 1,642 more words
HerWay Home in Victoria, BC is organizing a community conference and networking event for September 29, 2014.
HerWay Home is a child-focused, women-centred, family-oriented drop-in and outreach program for pregnant women and new moms with substance use challenges and their children (learn more in the video above). 149 more words