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A Healthy Community

8 Mar

People who most value community health resources have the least access to them.

A Healthy Community

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SICK OF GOING TO THE DOCTOR

22 Jan

HealthTap is a similar service, except it’s free. The only caveat is you have to post your health concern in a public forum, so if embarrassment is your reason for avoiding the doctor, this site might not work for you.

Sick of goning to the doctor

SICK OF GOING TO THE DOCTOR

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LASIK TIMELINE

25 Dec

Researchers have been exploring surgical technique to treat surgical errors for more then a century. LASIK vision correction is culminating of that work

LASIK TIMELINE

LASIK

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HIPAA Violation Penalties

12 Nov

HIPAA stands for health insurance portability and accountability act. The act provides federal protection for personal health information held by covered entities and rights with respect to that information. Violations are imposed by high penalties.

HIPAA Violation Penalties

HIPAA Violation Penalties

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BIPOLAR DEPRESSION TREATMENT

30 Oct

Bipolar disorder is a debilitating and serious illness where sufferers have severe mood swings between depression and mania.

Bipolar Depression Treatment

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The Impact of Alcohol on your Body

11 Sep

Blood alcohol content in your boddy

Blood Alcohol Content

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The high cost of eating disorders

11 Sep

It includes some pretty troubling statistics, too. For example, eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness—and anorexia causes 12 times more deaths in young women aged 15 to 24 than any other illness.

The high cost of eating disorders

Of the 8 million Americans with eating disorders, 95 percent are between the ages of 12 and 25.

Source: The high cost of eating disorders

How Stress Affects the Body

30 Aug

Ever wonder the kinds of effects stress can have on the body and your everyday life? Stress is recognized as the #1 proxy killer disease today. The American Medical Association has noted that stress is the basic cause of more than 60% of all human illness and disease.

How Stress Affects the Body

Below are some insightful stress facts that many people are unaware of.

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Medical Career Trends

30 Aug

Medical advancements

Medical Career Trends

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Getting to know nursing

30 Aug

In 1905, Annie Warburton Goodrich became the first woman named president of the American Society of Superintendents of Training School for Nursing.

Getting to know nursing

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