Tag: Health (Industry)

Public Healthcare in New Zealand

Public Healthcare in New Zealand

By Bryan Wright 32 Comments August 18, 2019

All right, today we’re going to be talking about health care New Zealand. I got the idea for this video because right now my dad is in the hospital in the U.S. and I have a friend in hospital here in New Zealand. Over the past five years I’ve heard a lot of news stories […]

Osmosis: Your Personal Learning Assistant for Health Sciences

Osmosis: Your Personal Learning Assistant for Health Sciences

By Bryan Wright 20 Comments August 17, 2019

Si tú estás en la facultad de medicina o en otra profesión del área de la salud. Sabes que hay muchas fuentes para prepararte, como cursos, exámenes, rotaciones clínicas y millones de fuentes para escoger. Es muy fácil pasar por alto algo con flashcard, bancos de preguntas, diapositivas, vídeos, libros, atlas de anatomía y herramientas […]

How to relax | 8 relaxation tips for your mental health

How to relax | 8 relaxation tips for your mental health

By Bryan Wright 61 Comments August 17, 2019

Here are 8 relaxation tips to help you look after your wellbeing when you’re stressed, busy or worried. 1. Take a break. Take some time away from your normal routines or thoughts. Read a book or a magazine, even if it’s only for a few minutes. Run yourself a bath. Watch a film. Play with […]

What is chlamydia? | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

What is chlamydia? | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

By Bryan Wright 40 Comments August 17, 2019

– [Voiceover] Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the world. Sexually transmitted infection. And you might recall from our conversation about gonorrhea, chlamydia often co-infects with gonorrhea, or they tend to occur together. Now there are several species of chlamydia that exist, but when we talk about the most common STI that’s […]

Alzheimer’s disease – plaques, tangles, causes, symptoms & pathology

Alzheimer’s disease – plaques, tangles, causes, symptoms & pathology

By Bryan Wright 100 Comments August 17, 2019

Dementia isn’t technically a disease, but more of a way to describe a set of symptoms like poor memory and difficulty learning new information, which can make it really hard to function independently. Usually dementia’s caused by some sort of damage to the cells in the brain, which can be from a variety of diseases. […]

Treatment of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease | Mental health | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Treatment of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease | Mental health | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

By Bryan Wright 24 Comments August 16, 2019

– [Voiceover] Scientists and physicians continue to learn more and more about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia in general, but unfortunately, they still haven’t found a cure. With that said, though, there are medications that can help lesson the symptoms of dementia, like memory loss and confusion. Currently, all the medications approved by the Food and […]

Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of herpes | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of herpes | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

By Bryan Wright 26 Comments August 16, 2019

– So we’ve talked quite a bit about herpes already. The next step would be to understand how do we diagnose herpes? Well commonly what physicians will do is ask the patient about their medical history, recent sexual practices, and other things that may suggest a mode of transmission or some way the patient could […]

Uganda: Hotbed of Disease | FRONTLINE

Uganda: Hotbed of Disease | FRONTLINE

By Bryan Wright 2 Comments August 16, 2019

NARRATOR: In the lush mountains of western Uganda, tourists come to these dense forests in search of rare and exotic animals. What they don’t anticipate is to come in contact with some of the world’s rarest diseases. That’s what happened to an American tourist recently who came down with a mysterious and deadly disease after […]

ScriptSave® WellRx Provides Pharmacy Discounts for Consumers

ScriptSave® WellRx Provides Pharmacy Discounts for Consumers

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment August 15, 2019

As americans choose the cheapest option for their insurance coverage, the list of covered drugs is likely to shrink while, co-pays and deductibles rise. Under our program all brand-name and generic drugs are eligible for savings. There are no delays are waiting periods. No claims or paperwork. There are no exclusions on age or income, […]

eMM and paperless pharmacy at North Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

eMM and paperless pharmacy at North Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment August 15, 2019

Our Electronic Medicines Management is now fully deployed across the whole of our trust which means we’ve gone paperless. In addition to that now we’ve gone live on two orthopedic wards on this site with the Electronic Prescribing Medicines Administration system. We have been preparing for this for a number of months with a dedicated […]