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Ontario's nurses and patients deserve better

Re: Forced to leave town for work, nurses return to jobs in Detroit, by Brian Cross, Oct. 18.

It is shameful that highly educated and skilled nurses such as Steve and Colleen Bacon are being forced to leave the province for full-time work in Detroit. 172 more words


High Blood Pressure

Yikes! Ben has been back in Brigham and Women’s since Friday due to very high blood pressure. The doctors have made some changes and it appears to be going down. 21 more words


OM in the News: Hospitals Printing 3-D Hearts to Help in Surgeries

The night before operating on 2-year-old Myla Kramer, her surgeon held a copy of her heart, produced on a 3-D printer, in his hands. He studied it, trying to determine how to patch the many Swiss-cheeselike holes in the bottom of her heart — a potentially life-threatening condition. 301 more words

OM In The News

Cycling, the Endless Cycling - and Consequences

Well, I’ve had a volatile 2 months since I’ve written. I had another bout with mania that led to great consequences with my NOT thought out at all high-risk, high confidence behavior. 380 more words


Top 5 Lasik Centers in India

The Lasik eye surgery is a treatment procedure done using the laser for correcting the refractive errors and improves your vision. It is done by highly specialized eye surgeon and greatly helps to reduce the need for contact lenses or glasses. 612 more words

Random Musings: My Guardian Angel & "Our" Upcoming EEG

I told my Mom that for some reason I can’t remember a thing this past week; like, it’s really kicked in- the whole fumbling for words, completely losing my train of thought. 988 more words

My Epilepsy

Day 295: Emergency Waiting Rooms

Stories without meaning,
broken conversations
from blatant eavesdropping.

Non-sequitur glimpses of life,
he passed, she was born,
they came back.

Forts of love and protection… 122 more words