In the healthcare insurance and healthcare reform debate (I consider the financial side a part of overall reform, but it is not the complete picture of reform) there are obviously sides that have been taken.
On one side is the "'we need universal healthcare', 'we need a so-called 'public option'; 'healthcare is a right not a privilege', 'those bad health insurance companies are bringing us all down,'" contingency. You are familiar with this side or you subscribe (at least in part) to… Continue
Added by Amri Johnson on October 30, 2009 at 1:23pm —
Research shows that the transition to college, with its inherent pressures and changes, can increase the likelihood of eating disorders in young adults. While college students are empowered with newfound independence, this freedom can also trigger unhealthy and dangerous behaviors.
As a medical student in school I find it refreshing to see a website like this. The internet I believe will help us navigate knowledge in a constructive manor. It's being done now. Surgical InstrumentsAtlas Medical…Continue
Our daily lives are often a series of habits played out through the day, a trammeled existence fettered by the slow accretion of our previous actions.
But habits can be changed, as difficult as that may seem sometimes.
I’m a living example: in tiny, almost infinitesimal steps, I’ve changed a laundry list of habits. Quit smoking, stopped impulse spending, got out of debt, began running and waking early and eating healthier and becoming frugal and simplifying my life and… Continue
Added by Pete Taylor 3 on October 24, 2009 at 8:01pm —
I bid you all Friday greetings from suburban Atlanta.
I'll share the reasons for this week's appearance being from Georgia momentarily, but being on the literal road during what will be my last vacation stop of the year reminds me of another figurative road I currently find myself upon as a coder; the road to the implementation of ICD-10 as the reporting standard for diagnosis and symptomology reporting.
In a little under four years, ICD-9 will be a thing of the past.… Continue
Medical providers today have endless PR and media opportunities available to them. Sadly, most doctors often let their valuable media exposure opportunities slip through their fingers. The goal of brief blog is to teach you both how to employee techniques for advertising positioning and learn how to attract more lucrative patients and prospects.
However, before you can attract a higher quality and quantity of new patients, you must make sure that your practice provides your current… Continue
Sadly, despite all the advances in the fields of manufacturing and DNA research, there is still no new patient factory!
For the practice to survive, it's up to physician to attract and retain a steady stream of patients. The good news is that all of your most profitable future patient already exist. Many of them probably belong to your competitors, so it's up to you to persuade them to do business with you instead.
This is a skill practice owners can learn. At its base, it… Continue
Mankind, being the one member of the animal kingdom capable of rational thought, has left behind many written documents of the quest for answers and definitions to questions relating to its existence. Despite centuries of thought, many questions still remain, such as:
Where did that sock disappear to from the laundry?
Where did they get the cream for the coconut cream pies on "Gilligan's Island"?
If the afterlife is the perfect place, why do so many people dislike harp… Continue
"The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more." Jonas Salk
What is your attitude toward work? Is work something to be tolerated and endured? Are you living for nights and weekends? Do you keep one eye on the clock, longing for the workday to come to an end? Do you dread Mondays and get a pit in your stomach as your weekend comes to an close? Or…
Is your work an important counter balance in your life? Do you look forward to the challenges of a… Continue
Added by Dennis Beeson on October 16, 2009 at 10:10am —
If you have spent countless dollars promoting your practice and don't seem to get much of a return, maybe you're presenting your BEST face forward!
Print advertising is the only medium where you and your competitors are side-by-side for all your prospective patients to see and compare. You need to do everything possible to attract these future patients to your ad and get them to CALL YOU FIRST!
The only purpose of advertising is to generate higher profits from your… Continue
Denver-based behavioral hospital offers tools to make insurance providers a partner on the path to recovery
Eating disorders became one of the many mental illnesses now due the same benefits as medical and surgical treatments, as the U.S. Wellstone/Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 took effect on Saturday, October 3, 2009. Eating Recovery Center (www.eatingrecoverycenter.com), a behavioral hospital providing comprehensive and sustainable treatment of… Continue
“At Gift of life fertility agency, our commitment is to listen, guide and support you with our experience and kindness."
"Our promise is to continually strive to source and provide you with the largest database of the most suitable egg donors that we can possibly find.”
The statistics are that 33% of women older than 37 years, who present to a fertility clinic with infertility, will require the use of donor eggs to achieve a pregnancy. It is emotionally overwhelming to learn you… Continue
Added by GiftovLife on October 12, 2009 at 3:12am —
These coffees are great for people that are having reverse affects of coffee making them tired and sleepy. These coffees will give you energy, keep you energized through the day, are healthy for you and are non addictive.…
Controversial and sensitive topics are becoming more the norm of the day and these days some one always know some one who has had fertility treatment. The consideration of third party reproduction in that equation is often kept more quiet and should be as gamete donation is a private and confidential matter. So when a woman turns to egg donation to assist fellow humanity, she needs guidance and assistance for the egg donor application.
How does a woman become an egg donor and what is… Continue
Added by Baby2mom on October 10, 2009 at 3:20am —