Tags » Health Professionals

Health Professionals' Education Group Update - September 2016

In July we helped with the final examinations in Hargeisa and Amoud. On the medical side this was a busy time with 42 students at Amoud and 36 in University of Hargeisa. 168 more words

KTSP Lead Updates

Is Public Health challenged about ecigs?

Public Health Experts:

Don’t take this personally, but listening increases your credibility. If you feel your job is to “inform” the public in a public format such as twitter about e-cigarettes, then expect the… 1,726 more words

Vaping

Hip For a Night

How often do you feel part of something too big to explain in words alone? It’s a sensation; a point in time where everyone casts an eye, bends an ear, and opens a mind to an emotional spectacle only experienced a handful of times a generation. 667 more words

Advocacy

'I don't know where to start'

Kathleen Gillett of Dorset Macmillan Advocacy looks at the plight of older carers:

We are currently supporting a lady in her late 70s who has a long term health condition and was until only a few weeks ago cared for by her husband.  467 more words

Advocacy

Time is Relative

After vacation, you could say we encountered some rather bad luck. I say we, but the sympathy should be reserved for my wife, who after two days back at work, suffered a nasty fall and shattered her… 833 more words

Practice

Teething Problems

It’s my annual visit to the dentist. Because of my mobility problems I have to go to the community dentist in Radcliffe (Radcliffe Primary Care Centre) which is a few miles from Prestwich. 130 more words

Community

Five things your dietitian wants you to know about weight loss

by Anne Finch, LiveLighter dietitian

There’s so much information about weight loss out there these days, and it can be confusing. Here are my Big Five to be aware of if you’re embarking on a weight loss mission: 844 more words

Nutrition