hiv Articles
What Does Harm Reduction Mean?
Monday, August 15th, 2011 by Dirk Hanson
A rift in the addiction treatment community over abstinence. What is harm reduction How does it differ from the approaches traditionally associated with drug recovery and rehab Originally, I became interested in harm reduction because its advocates were highlighting the folly of ... Read more
Who Needs Hackers When There Are Accidents Like This? The PCEHR Won’t Avoid Hacker Attention I Suspect.
Friday, June 17th, 2011 by davidmore
The following popped up a little while ago. Unencrypted laptop health breach affects more than 8.6 million records By Dom Nicastro Think the United States has its problems with securing patient health information Were not alone. London Health Programmes, a medical research organi... Read more
10 Things Every Mother Needs to Know before Her Newborn is Discharged from the Hospital
Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 by Linda Burke-Galloway
As insurance companies become more aggressive regarding restricting care in the name of profit, patients will have to be more proactive in order to avoid unnecessary and preventable complications. Youve just had a baby 24 hours ago and the hospital wants to send you home. Is your... Read more
My Thoughts on the Amanda Knox Trial
Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 by Doug Bremner
I recently changed my mind regarding the guilt of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito in the murder of Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy. Like many people I assumed that if the police and the prosecutors felt like they had enough evidence in the case, then she must be guilty. Tha... Read more
Weekly Overseas Health IT Links - 02 April, 2011.
Saturday, April 2nd, 2011 by davidmore
Here are a few I have come across this week. Note Each link is followed by a title and a paragraph or two. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require site registration or subscription payment. ----- http... Read more
TPA’s Attorney Wants in on the Rite-Aid initiative
Monday, March 28th, 2011 by Jim Plagakis
It is trouble waiting to happen. Rite-Aid is an organization that is trying to siphon customers from CVS, Walgreens and other more robust chains that do not make ridiculous 15 minute promises. Rite-Aid has no problem with burning out employees and using a violation of company pol... Read more
Vaccines: Get the Full Story
Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 by Paul Maher
The International Medical Council on Vaccination just released a six page write-up critiquing the very wide-spread use of vaccination. I was made aware of this report some days back and was happy to contribute my name to the scores of likely more credentialed MDs, PhDs, DO, Natur... Read more
Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 by Paul Maher
This is a reprint of an older article by Dr. James Howenstine, actually the first I've seen by him. More and more people are now questioning the wisdom, not to mention the safety, of the ever more numerous vaccination initiatives. We see from this article Dr. Howenstine raising t... Read more
Doctor2008′s Top Healthcare Stories of 2010
Saturday, January 1st, 2011 by Ridzwan Bakar
As we herald the new decade, and leave 2010 behind, the year seemed devoid of blockbuster healthcare issues, but I subsequently changed my mind upon deeper review. Heres my updated list 1. The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill the sheer magnitude of this man-made disaster on the environme... Read more
Why Do Americans Have Such Poor Health?
Thursday, December 16th, 2010 by Paul Maher
WHY DO AMERICANS HAVE SUCH POOR HEALTH By Dr. James Howenstine, MD.December 16, 2003NewsWithViews.comLink to Original Article, Link to other Health Essays by Dr. Howenstine In order to understand the current status of medical care in the U.S., Canada and Europe it is vital to und... Read more
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