Patient panics alone in exam room when doctors and nurses forget she is there
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events I experienced firsthand; used with permission.*. When I was on State health insurance that was particularly subpar in areas, especially when it came to the quality of primary care doctors, I had something happen to me that horrifies me to this day.
What You Need To Know About Mental Health Care in Morristown
Morris County Psychological Association Logo© Morris County Psychological Association. Nancy Sachar Sidhu, Ph.D., President of the Morris County Psychological Association on what you need to know about mental health care.
My school time friend-who cleared administrative services after becoming a Medicine Specialist.
Sometimes certain things get engraved deep into your mind. One such thing is the disturbing demise of my dearest friend, Deepak Mathu. I have already written about this earlier. Today, once again, I am scribbling down certain lines in his memory and wanted them to be shared by you all.
The Philly Four: City faces lawsuit after reinstating mask mandate
Philadelphia's indoor mask mandate returned on Monday, making the City of Brotherly Love the first in the country to reinstitute the COVID protection. The decision to adopt the mandate came as cases begin to rise, however, overall transmission and hospitalizations remain low. Businesses with a vaccine requirement do not have to require masks.
A new tradition with our dog
My husband always has one wish after he finishes a 24 hour shift, but I let him make that two wishes so our dog got one too!
Medical Doctors Say Nutrition Bars Can Be as Unhealthy as Candy
Some nutrition bars deliver on their promises while others are nutritionally lacking and can cause more harm than good, say U.S. doctors. This article is free of personal opinion and bias, and is based solely on medical science and accredited media reports. No medical advice is offered herein on the part of the author. All listed theories and facts within this article are fully-attributed to several medical experts, scientists, and media outlets, including those quoted for Straits Research, WebMD.com (Gary D. Vogin, MD, Dawn Jackson, RD, and Kathleen M. Zelman, MPH, RD, LD), American Dietetic Association, Healthline.com (Lauren Panoff, MPH, RD, and Jillian Kubala, MS, RD), Harvard Health (Robert H. Shmerling, MD), and Good Housekeeping (Stefani Sassos MS, RDN, CSO, CDN, NASM-CPT, and Amy Fischer MS, RD, CDN).
Is Compassion Fatigue Consuming Clinical Workers and Samaritans? Lack of Self-Compassion Can Be The Answer
Compassion fatigue is a form of mental and emotional exhaustion. You get compassion fatigue when you try very hard to help others out of their suffering. An Indian proverb says, “Even juices of longevity when consumed beyond limitations, will turn into life-consuming poison.”