Whiplash is a relatively common injury that occurs to a person’s neck following a sudden acceleration-deceleration force, most commonly from motor vehicle accidents. Cause: Violent hyperextensio and flexion of the neck usually as a result of rear-end automobile accident. It produces damage to muscles, disks, ligaments and nervous tissue in the region of the cervical […]
The Department of Health (DOH) today said that almost half of the Filipinos surveyed in the first Philippine Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) revealed that they live in homes where smoking is allowed. Accordint to GATS data, almost half (48.8% or 29.8 million) of Filipinos are exposed to cigarette smoke in their homes and 54% […]
In preparation for the upcoming holidays, the Emergency Nurses Association has released a list of safety tips to help people enjoy the holiday season without needing a trip to the emergency room. Although the holiday season can be filled with many pleasurable activities, the hectic pace can sometimes be stressful.
Good news to everyone that LVH-Ortiz Business and Immigration Consultancy Corp. (LOBICC) is now having its job opening ready for deployment in different hospitals/employer in the USA through its US based principal sponsor, the Phil-American Global Resources, LLC (PAGR) which is based in Kentucky, USA. For those interested contact +632-8716625 or simply visit LOBICC in […]
Due to Japan’s fast-aging and shrinking population, the immigration bureau is considering a plan to abolish visa limits for hundreds of nurses from the Philippines and Indonesia that currently restrict them to working in Japan for only seven years. A bureau official said it may also soon invite nurses from other countries. The changes may […]
A review of previous studies showed that pregabalin (Lyrica), a drug used for epileptic attacks, could safely and effectively relieve pain from diabetic neuropathy. Published in the journal Diabetes Care, the analysis of seven studies on pregabalin, with dosages of 150, 300, and 600 mg and study durations from five to 13 weeks, showed that […]
A Cruise Ship Nurse is ideal for nurses who love to travel. Working as a cruise ship nurse provides one the opportunity to travel while working. However, aspiring to be a cruise ship nurse would require more than just nursing degree or license. For one, a cruise ship nurse should at least have three years […]
Standards for Nurse Skills and Competency differ from school to school, hospital to hospital, state to state and country to country. However there are certain common skills for nurses that are shared but most institutions.
Celebrate with Philippine Airlines as Asia’s first airline soars to greater heights. Enjoy exciting events and discounts all year round as they kick off towards their 70th anniversary in high gear. Grand Seat Raffle Travel to your favorite domestic and international destination for FREE by winning this raffle promo. The more your fly, the more […]
Learn how you and your family can immigrate to Canada! If you have at least one year of experience in Healthcare field and you want to know more about the qualifications and the imigration processing for Canada, come and attend the FREE SEMINAR to be conducted by HRPC Training in partnership with Visa Solutions Canada […]
Accordintg to an annual survey of physicians’ salaries, medical centers last year offered higher salaries and incentives to specialist nurses than to primary care doctors. Primary care doctors were offered an average base salary of $173,000 in 2009 compared to an average base salary of $189,000 offered to certified nurse anesthetists, or CRNAs, according to […]
Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya is a non- profit organization, based in Nairobi , Kenya. Registration No. C. 169202. They mobilizes and deploys local and international volunteers to work with local communities, wildlife and habitats. They take volunteers from different parts of the world and deploys them around Rural and urban Primary schools, Kenya National Parks, Game […]
It seems that the career of Clarie Morales Bontol, the 2009 nursing board exam topnotcher from Iligan, will temporarily take a back seat while she busies herself with politics. She is not running for any public position in May elections. In fact, she even admitted that she is not a “political person.” She, however, will […]
It is a known fact that hormones in the pancreas help regulate glucose pancreatic beta cells produce insulin which help reduce sugar levels, and alpha cells produce glucagon which boosts them. However, this glucose balance must be within a narrow interval, and both insulin and glucagon are needed to remain healthy.
The Philippine Society of Nephrology is a cohesive body that ensures adherence to the highest standards of excellence in training and research in the field of Nephrology. It commits itself to train, regulate, and support its members to enable them to be globally competitive, ethical, excellent, and compassionate. It is a dynamic partner of Medical […]
A diet rich in soy protein may have lasting beneficial effects for type 2 diabetics, specifically for their heart, blood vessels, and kidneys, according to a study published in the journal Diabetes Care.