The fact people believe socialism works makes me laugh. Nothing is free.
In the U.K. here we’ve got free healthcare and eventually it’ll end. If it does, I won’t be surprised at all.
My wife found a half brother through Ancestry.com. Are we morally or ethically obligated to share her father’s estate?
Several years ago, on a whim, my wife and I had our DNA tested by Ancestry.com. Last week we were contacted by a half brother my wife never knew she had. In fact, I don’t believe her father had any idea he had fathered a child. Without the genetic match, it is extremely doubtful whether the relationship would ever have come to light. (By the timeline and location, it seems he had a…
Honestly if the function or role of a doctor is to provide you with obvious diagnoses to send you on your way and let you figure out the rest for yourself, instead of being a skilled and resourceful professional who will look things up if they are too rare to know by heart, and we all agreed on that, I would be fine.
What’s annoying me to no end is that society and doctors themselves expect me to treat them like doctors know everything about everything and always know better than their patients. Which is patently not true.
So either they need to get better at what they do or we need to update the societal understanding of the role of doctors.
I’ve already written several posts on my experience with the first COVID vaccine dose (here and here) and the second dose (here and here). Today we’re putting it all together. I’m going to run through everything you should know about the COVID vaccine from how it works, to why you should get it, and what to expect when you go through the shots. My goal with this is to make it accessible as…
Biden promises 100 federal vaccination centers by end of his first month in office
President-elect Joe Biden on Friday offered details about his plan to roll out COVID-19 vaccines, as he promised 100 vaccination centers set up with the help of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the National Guard.
“Our plan is as clear as it is bold: Get more people vaccinated for free, create more places for them to get vaccinated, mobilize more medical teams to get the shots in…
As it is going to be a year dealing with the pandemic, change has become a constant. It is the new normal now. We all are experiencing some form of newness in our daily lives, whether it’s how we go to work, how we shop, or even how we meet our friends. Health care management is no exception.
Health Care Agencies in Mercer County are finding new ways to connect with patients when they might not be able to physically visit them in a facility or even in their homes. Like many others, the health care agencies are operating and extending their support via video conferencing, telephone, and email. So, no matter how difficult the situation is, their ability and success to connect clients to resources they need to enhance their quality of life remains unchanged.
Mercer County home health is still providing care to clients who need it most, specifically those living at home. They are still an immensely helpful resource for families and elderly loved ones who need home health care. As the healthcare scenario continues to change, so do we. Our health care experts have started meeting with clients at home maintaining the strongest and safest protocols.
Home Health Care in Mercer County continues to help families understand and navigate the care of their loved ones, keeping anxiety low, questions answered, and seniors safe and comfortable. With their knowledge, expertise, and skills, they help people age gracefully. This will never change!
What Do Home Care Agencies Do?
Health Care Agencies in Mercer County employ caregivers who can offer a wide range of services to seniors. These include homemaking tasks, nursing, companionship, hygiene assistance, and more. The service that a health care agency provides depends completely on what the client wants and needs.
Our extensive knowledge of resources and services available to those with a disability or aging-related issues enables us to transform lives and help people achieve their potential.
Here’s How Health Care Agencies in Mercer County Can Help With Care Management –
Care management services are comprehensive and provide a wide variety of services to help seniors within a home care setting.
We advocate making sure that our client’s health and social needs are being met. Our team of care managers is passionate about the care they provide, and safely advocating for your loved ones is their highest priority. We make sure they have the right medications, doctor appointments, and follow-ups.
At CareBridge Home Care, we always encourage better health outcomes, appropriate medications, and proper help in the home. First, we learn every detail about your loved one and then create a custom plan of care centered around their comfort, safety, and health.
With a health care plan specifically tailored as per your loved one’s requirements, they can maintain their independence while still providing peace-of-mind.
Okay so why does a heart transplant in the US cost 30 times more than a new car?
Tech, health firms team up to create digital certificate to act as evidence of COVID-19 vaccine- Technology News, Firstpost
Agence France-PresseJan 15, 2021 10:15:37 IST
A coalition of technology firms and health organizations announced plans Thursday for a digital vaccination certificate, which can be used on smartphones to show evidence of inoculation for Covid-19. The Vaccination Credential Initiative (VCI) includes the Mayo Clinic, Microsoft, Oracle and Salesforce. The companies said they were working on a way to…
300 Amputees To Get Free Artificial Limb In Niger State
NIGERIA. Niger State: 300 amputees in Niger state will be provided with artificial limbs to aid their movement and reduce their sufferings.
The provision of the artificial limb is a project of the Niger state government in collaboration with Ishk Tolaram and Raise Foundation.
Flagging off the programme at the IBB Specialist Hospital in Minna, the Niger State Commissioner for Health, Dr…
U.S. case tally climbs to 23 million — or a quarter of the global tally — amid surge in new infections
The global confirmed case tally for the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 92 million on Thursday, with the U.S. accounting for more than 23 million of those infections, as the latest economic data showing the grave toll the pandemic is having on the labor market.
The number of Americans who applied for jobless benefits in the latest week soared to a five-month high of nearly 1…
Israel Vaccine Data Suggests Decrease in Covid-19 Infection Rate After First Dose
TEL AVIV—Early data from Israel suggests Covid-19 infection rates began to decrease among a group of vaccine recipients two weeks after they received the first shot of Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE ’s vaccine, offering important insights to other countries as they roll out their own campaigns.
The small country—whose roughly nine million population is about the size of New York City’s—has…
Social Media Bans Some, Not Others
The big tech companies have a very distorted view of right and wrong. A person can express horrible things and still be ok while another gets tossed off the plattform for expressing another opinion in an orderly fashion.
Some people doesn’t get a chance. It doesn’t matter what they say or do: the media and the establishment have decided that they are haters and broadcast it all of the time.…
Countries Press On With Chinese Covid-19 Vaccine Despite Efficacy Questions
Results from a clinical trial in Brazil have raised concerns about one of China’s leading vaccine candidates, but for some countries a lower efficacy rate isn’t a deal breaker.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo received a shot of the Sinovac BioTech Ltd. vaccine in a televised ceremony on Wednesday, after researchers in Brazil running a late-stage trial said it was only 50.4% effective.