After spending a gorgeous star-studded night in an enchanted treehouse surrounded by giant redwoods, making love one last time, they awaken to stray beams of early morning sunlight that have managed to penetrate the dark coolness of the thick forest. 1,955 more words
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How your Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is at Risk for Fraud and Abuse: What you need to know about the "PHP-Blueprint" and "New Paradigm"
Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs)
Employee assistance programs (EAPs) evolved from the “industrial” or “occupational” alcohol programs (OAPs) of the 1940s that were developed by companies to address alcohol abuse and its impact on the workplace. 2,942 more words
Bismillah, alhamdulillah: Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. This Venn diagram nicely illustrates how changing the diagnostic criteria for diabetes will affect the epidemiology of diabetes. 457 more words
Recently, the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published an article about the overdiagnosis of thyroid cancer. The study, which was written by epidemiologists from the World Health Organization found striking evidence for the overdiagnosis of thyroid cancer in many developed countries around the world. 1,586 more words