Posts Tagged 'medicine'

Coping with Medication Side Effects

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Prescription drugs can have almost miraculous results. One day, you’re in immense pain or discomfort, and the next you’re living your life normally—all thanks to the power of a little pill, liquid, or cream. Unfortunately, medications aren’t completely without drawbacks, and everyone knows that the side effects of some prescriptions can be almost as bad as the conditions they treat!

Posted by Audrey Willis Mar 30, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

The Future of Personalized Medicine

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It is common knowledge that the health care industry has a rapidly changing landscape—and right now is an especially exciting time.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced a goal to move the health care system toward paying providers on the quality of care provided to their patients, rather than the quantity.

Posted by Audrey Willis Jun 06, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

National Patient Safety Week and Misdiagnosis

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Protect Your Health And Learn How To Combat Medical Misdiagnosis

The health care profession is far from perfect. Every year, one in 20 patients seeking medical care are misdiagnosed, resulting in more than 40,000 deaths that may have been prevented and as many as 160,000 patients suffering permanent injury, according to Adventist University’s Nursing Program.

Posted by Audrey Willis Mar 17, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized 3 Comments