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El transporte-Transportation by Ruth K. Patient Expert Posted Mon 02 Aug 2010 7:09pm Reflective pictures of myself while travelling in Mexico I watched the news tonight and heard the latest in the story of Cody LeCompte , a 19 year old Canadian who has been detained in Cuba for three months because he was the driver of a rental car which was involved in an accident. Cody was with his family on vacation and they were not ... Read on »
Auto Rickshaw Could Be Solution to Transportation Challenges of Decaying Cities by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Mon 29 Sep 2008 4:11pm Newer does not always mean better. As a movie buff, I know this to be true. Still, there are other areas in which humanity’s progress truly improves upon the ways in which we used to do things. As regards personal transportation, especially in large cities, the first decade of the new millennium has produced mixed results. On the ... Read on »
New York City Health and Hospital System Files Lawsuit Against Data and Transport Vendor Relative to Data Breach by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 15 Feb 2011 11:29am In case you have not seen this in the news, a huge amount of patient data records were stolen from a transport vehicle when left unlocked and unattended.  The actual theft goes back to December 23rd of 2010.  All victims, to include staff and workers have been notified and will be given the standard credit protection service. There are 14 ... Read on »
Independent Transportation Network - Find One or Start One Near You by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 08 Apr 2013 9:00am @ITN The Independent Transportation Network® (ITN), is the first and only national non-profit transportation system for America's aging population. ITNAmerica​'s affiliates provide rides with door-through-door, arm-through-arm service to thousands of seniors nationwide. It allows older people to trade their own cars ... Read on »
Southwest Airlines Medical Transportation Grant Program – 1.2 Million for 29 Hospitals by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 29 Jan 2010 11:03am Additional hospitals were added this year to include hospitals in Philadelphia and Denver.  If I were running a hospital, this might be something I would look into and apply for to help those who need to travel for healthcare procedures and treatments!  The program has been in existence for 3 years now and is growing.  This is a nationwide camp ... Read on »
ADHD gene #5: Serotonin transporter gene (5-HTT) by Nicolas I. Patient Expert Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 6:54pm ADHD Genes ADHD Gene #5: Serotonin Transporter Gene (5-HTT, also referred to as "SLC6A4"): 5-HTTLPR long allele, location 17q11.1-12 This is the fifth gene that is being discussed on our list of ADHD genes. If you are not familiar with some of the terms in this post, here is a section on background information as it pertains to our study ... Read on »
Transport Canada Buckles Under Pressure: Agrees to Release Car Seat Test Results by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:17pm In a sudden reversal, Transport Canada announced on Tuesday that it would release the results of hundreds of tests on child car seats conducted since 2003. Prior to Tuesday, they were refusing to publicly release the six years’ worth of tests — paid for with the public dollar — because “there may be a potential for unfair material damage ... Read on »
Truckers Can No Longer Text from the Dept of Transportation – But What If This is Your Wellness Coach Calling? by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 26 Jan 2010 6:37pm We do have a hard time, all of us, self included at times too with devices that distract us, and with the emergence of biometric monitoring, how are we going to handle this with additional devices, emails, text messages, etc. if we have a hard time with cell phones?  I like all the technology and information it has to offer, but we still need ... Read on »
Now they find out the transport ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 10 Nov 2008 4:18pm Now they find out the transport company’s business license had lapsed too, so on with the normal procedure of some free credit services…BD  Stolen tapes containing millions of billing records for University of Utah patients have been recovered, the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday. Details about where and when the tapes we ... Read on »
Meteoric Success of French Bicycle Sharing Programs Proves Need for Transportation Paradigm Shift by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Sat 23 Aug 2008 3:11pm Bicycle Sharing Beauty Vélib’, short for vélo libre, free bike , is an unparalleled success in the industrialized world. According to the Institute for Transportation & Development Policy, more than 1,000,000 people joined the Parisian bicycle sharing program in its first three weeks of existence. What does this ... Read on »