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How the Government Ruined U.S. Healthcare — and What We Can Actually Do About It, by Alice Salles

You may have heard this before from SLL. When government regulates an industry at the behest of sundry do-gooders, the regulated industry has every incentive to capture the regulatory apparatus. 314 more words

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Blog 8: Remembering Anarcha, Lucy, and Betsey: The Mothers of Modern Gynecology

For this week’s class, we read and listened to pieces relating to how feminist activism can influence health and medicine. I wanted to focus on an NPR podcast (The Hidden Brain) titled, “ 493 more words

BGS Gleneagles Global Hospitals treats patient with rare neurological disorder

Patient with Moyamoya disease treated with vascular bypass surgery.

Bangalore India, March 22, 2017: BGS Gleneagles Global Hospitals, a part of Parkway Pantai, successfully performed a surgery to treat a complex and rare neurological disorder.  572 more words

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Art on the Edge

By Ken Koyle, Ginny Roth, and Krista Stracka

Hedley Vicars was not a war hero. He was not a renowned strategist or tactician; his presence on the battlefield did not strike fear in the hearts of his enemies. 988 more words

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15 Men And Women Who Died And Then Came Back Share What They Saw And What It Was Like

1. The Worst Part Was Defibrillation

I went through the windshield of a car after my seat belt buckle broke. After which I died of blood loss being transported to the hospital.

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In Depth: Profits Climb at Oregon’s Major Hospitals

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Of the state’s largest hospitals, 18 saw operating profits climb in the third quarter of 2016, according to a Lund Report analysis. 33 more words

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Ummayyatu's Story

At about the age of three, my little friend Ummayyatu already has a story to tell. As with any three year old, however, the story begins with her parents. 961 more words