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Useful list of medical history museums worldwide by Thomas S. Patient Expert Posted Sat 08 Nov 2008 9:52am Travellers who would like to visit local medical history museums may find the list below useful. The list — which is taken from the website of the German Central Medical Library ( Deutschen Zentralbibliothek für Medizin ) — begins with German museums followed by museums in other countries, including a few web-based virtual museums. For example ... Read on »
Health Headlines - November 26 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:25pm Flu Pandemic Inevitable, Plans Needed Urgently Every country in the world must come up urgently with a plan to deal with an inevitable influenza pandemic likely to be triggered by the bird flu virus that hit Asia this year, a top global health expert said on Friday. Swiss Voters Set to Endorse Stem Cell Research Swiss voters are expec ... Read on »
Health Care Professional Ratings Tied to Efficiency by Posted Thu 06 Dec 2012 12:00am The degree of effort put into selecting health care professionals varies among consumers.  For instance, many relatively young users of health care may only go through the motions of selecting a primary care physician, whom they may seldom visit, and ... Read on »
Disability History Museum: We Committed Our Child by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Tue 25 Oct 2011 1:30am This story was discussed online a few years ago. It has haunted me ever since. The story can be found online in Google Books (which carries The Rotarian) or at the Disability History Museum as “ We Committed Our Child “. The image says it all: a happy 1940’s family with a baby of their dreams: At about 20 months, thing ... Read on »
Wild Child: Guiding theYoung Back to Nature by Environmental Health Posted Tue 30 Sep 2008 9:00pm Wild Child: Guiding theYoung Back to Nature Formal Correction: This article has been formally corrected to address the following errors. Jump to Tim L ... Read on »
Jumpstart Life-long Healthy Eating Habits with your Child in the Bronx: Get Involved! by Kelly Moltzen Posted Thu 06 May 2010 12:00am I recently wrote a newsletter on combating childhood obesity during a pediatric rotation of my dietetic internship at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx. Here's the content... Improving the school food environment through your child’s school’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and your Community Outline: Healthy Fundraisers ... Read on »
Mental Health Update: Expanding Services, But Limiting Access by Posted Wed 06 Feb 2013 12:00am As I mentioned here last month, government leaders are turning their attention to mental health issues focusing on diagnosis and access to treatment, in particular in the wake of the horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Con ... Read on »
I will be speaking at the Museum of Motherhood in NYC tomorrow by Leticia V. Patient Expert Posted Sun 04 Dec 2011 3:38pm Multicultural Motherhood Day Conference Dec. 5th 9-4:30 Museum Of Motherhood 401 East 84th St. NYC 10028 212.452.9816 Admission $55 pre-event l $74 day of conference BUY CONFERENCE ADMISSION NOW 9:00-9:10 Museum Tour 9:10-9:30 Joy Rose: - Multicultural Motherhood through a mag ... Read on »
Health Headlines - February 5 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Tue 10 Feb 2009 11:02am Children's Health Bill Gets House Approval Four million more U.S. children will be eligible for government-sponsored health coverage under legislation approved Wednesday by the House of Representatives. President Barack Obama signed the measure into law late Wednesday afternoon. Voting 290-135, the House approved spending an additional $32. ... Read on »
Tasty Teeth-Healthy Foods for You and Your Child by Amy R. Patient Expert Posted Wed 28 Sep 2011 8:51am Today I have a guest post by health writer, Nan Gibbons; Personal Trainer, Nutritionist, & Fitness Advisor. You can find her on twitter at @healthnut2011 , or as a contributor to the Eat Breath Blog .   “Oh, the human mouth is a disgusting place.” - Gurgle, Finding Nemo Gurgle’s sentiment may sound a little harsh, bu ... Read on »