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Rural health care needs help

Funny story: today I won an award (I’ll give you some background information).

Every year, the Eric and Jack Wells Foundation gives two first-year and two second-year students awards for excellence in journalism. 1,265 more words


Learn to Identify Serious or Life Threatening Conditions

Knowing when to seek emergency care can be overwhelming. When faced with a life-threatening situation, such as loss of consciousness, breathing complications or serious trauma, most people know to call 911 right away. 560 more words


Sorry, I'm Not Sorry

Monday night, Paul was out of town.  So I was having a lazy do nothing night which consisted of reading and watching tv (I won’t get many of those starting in June – so I’m taking full advantage).   712 more words


Relief on the way for 'over-capacity' system at N.S. hospitals: health minister

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia’s health minister said work is moving forward on easing issues at local hospitals that are operating over capacity.

“What I’m pleased to say is we had very active work that will provide short-term and long-term relief. 139 more words


Bryan. Year Three. Part Two. (Spongeworthy)

As my trips to my former life started to slow down, I settled in at my parents’ home and I started researching divorce lawyers. Also, during this time it seems that my body rejected my IUD not once, but twice. 905 more words


Looking Death in the Face...Again

This past Friday something happened that shook me to the core.  It has stolen my words and changed how I feel about myself and my abilities.   419 more words

Spinal Cord Injury

Another post, another ER story.

We have to stop meeting like this, said me to every doctor everywhere. But yes, yes it’s true: I thought I was on the mend after a better (but still wobbly) Thursday. 514 more words

O Discordia!