Maternal and Child Health Compared in U.S. and Russia
The second in a series of international reports from the National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Public Health Institute of the Russian Federation compares maternal and child health statistics in the two countries. Following an overall assessment of...
Anthrax is an infectious disease caused by spores of the bacterium, Bacillus anthracis. The B. anthracis spores are highly resistant to inactivation and may be present in the soil, for example, for decades, occasionally infecting grazing animals that ingest the spores. Goats, sheep and cattle are... Beat the Winter Bugs:
This time of year presents plenty of opportunities for viruses to spread. Chilly weather keeps more of us indoors at the same time, and the holiday season brings together family members of all ages. Colds and flu (influenza) can occur anytime, but appear mostly in the fall and winter. For most... All About Direct Loans: College Education Funding
Cars 1995 Fuel Economy Guide - Lists miles per gallon estimates for city and highway driving. Formally called Gas Mileage Guide. Air Bags & On-Off Switches - Discusses when using air bags is unsafe and specific steps to take to reduce the risk. Describes on-off switches and who should consider...
Adoption and Healthcare
March 20, 2011, 12:42 pm
If you are a regular reader of this blog, you have probably noticed that I have not posted any entries in the past few weeks. There is a simple answer to this. I have been pretty sick the last 3 weeks... sick enough that I have not even gotten on my computer. I consider my computer to be almost... The Medical Black Hole
January 19, 2011, 8:49 am
My father is in the hospital today for a heart issue. They just wheeled him into the catheter lab to perform an angiogram. He was in the same hospital 10 years ago for a triple by-pass. After his surgery, my brother and I both made an appointment to see a cardiologist to see if the same issue... Healthy Things To Think About With International Adoptions
August 5, 2009, 7:55 pm
The world of International Adoption can change quickly. One moment a country is open and the next it is closed. While keeping up with all the paperwork it is also important to look regularly for health updates that may affect your traveling or how you arrange Doctors visits and health screenings...
2010 Tennessee State Health Plan
028 Pa. Code § 23.84. Exemption from immunization.
This section cited in 22 Pa. Code § 11.20 (relating to nonimmunized children); 22 Pa. Code § 51.13 (relating to immunization); 22 Pa. Code § 405.49 (relating to immunizations); 28 Pa. Code § 23.85 (relating to responsibilities of schools and school administrators); ...
National Guideline Clearinghouse | Withdrawn Guidelines
The list below identifies guidelines that have been withdrawn from the NGC Web site. Guideline summaries are removed from the NGC Web site because the guidelines they represent no longer meet the NGC Inclusion Criteria or the guideline developer indicated that the guideline should be withdrawn.