A Calgary man running a home-based “Discount Tattoo” shop has posted a YouTube video in response to what he called “haters” and “insane” comments after Alberta Health Services shut down his operation, and urged any clients to get tested for HIV and Hepatitis. 611 more words
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CALGARY – Health officials are asking anyone who got a tattoo from a home-based operation called Discount Tattoo to get tested for viruses like Hepatitis and HIV. 440 more words
Living in the States, one thing I usually don’t think of is my need to get certain vaccinations. Prior to my arrival in the States eons ago, I was fully loaded with the latest in vaccinations. 1,348 more words
By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger
Last week, the Obama Administration announced that the President is proposing $1.1 billion in new funding to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use epidemic that is currently sweeping our nation’s rural and suburban areas. 765 more words
A new drug to treat hepatitis C has Lesley Gallagher excited for patients’ futures.
“Anything that brings attention to hepatitis C today and stresses the importance of being diagnosed, being assessed, being aware, is really important,” said Gallagher, a treatment support nurse in Saskatoon and Vancouver. 254 more words