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The hospital discharge race: is sooner always better?

by Carolyn Thomas  ♥ @HeartSisters

They say that if you can remember the 1960s, you weren’t there. I do remember this about 1966, however:  I spent my birthday that year in a hospital bed, where I’d been a patient for a full month recuperating from a ruptured appendix and a nasty case of peritonitis.  1,505 more words

Living With Heart Disease

Health centre for teens is moving a little closer to downtown Windsor

A Windsor one-stop medical shop for people aged 12 to 24 is moving a bit  closer to downtown.

The Teen Health centre will be moving down the street from 1585 Ouellette Ave. 165 more words


Government says Street Health can now file health card applications

After nearly a year declining requests from homeless and low-income individuals without identification, the city’s Street Health centre has now been told it is allowed to help those people get a health card — and had been permitted to do so the whole time. 287 more words


Dulcie Donaldson

Ms. Donaldson has spent over two decades as a senior Aboriginal liaison officer for Derbarl Yerrigan Health Service where she has honed her skills as an expert in Aboriginal culture. 103 more words


Candidates (4/10)

The candidate needs to live through their hands.

This is pretty much a ‘duh’ statement. I want the candidate I support to be a massage therapist. 700 more words

AMTA Elections

Health Care Reform!

Last week I spent an afternoon going through printouts of my hospital bills from the last few years. After wearing out a few of the keys on my trusty TI-84 calculator, I confirmed what I had only suspected previously: that since May 1, 2005… 368 more words


Discovery Health Channel!

Discovery Health has begun taking registrations for its National Body Challenge 2009, billed as a free, comprehensive weight loss and fitness challenge. The National Body Challenge 2009 aims at providing weight loss tools and inspiration, as well as expert advice and recipes. 327 more words