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ADVERTORIAL: ‘People might think working at a hospice is all about death – but it’s not’

Sophie hopes by sharing her story, she will encourage more registered nurses to get in touch to find out more about the benefits of pursuing a career with Sue Ryder, who are experts in palliative care, and currently has vacancies across a number of its hospices. “A lot of people might think working at a… Read More »

Pfizer is not superior to Moderna and it’s ‘perfectly okay’ to mix COVID vaccines, experts say

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada While health authorities are reassuring Canadians that it’s safe to mix COVID-19 vaccines doses, some appear to be rejecting Moderna for Pfizer Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jun 24, 2021  •  2 days ago  •  5 minute read  •  126 Comments “There may be some brand recognition… Read More »

Cannabis Use is Legal in Many States, But That Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe to Use During Pregnancy

In a recent study, Shi and colleagues look at pregnancy outcomes in women with heavy cannabis use.  In this population-based, retrospective cohort study, researchers analyzed data from a total of 4.83 million mothers in California who delivered a live singleton birth between 2001 and 2012 and their infants.  Information was obtained from mother–infant linked hospital… Read More »

‘It’s very important that people suffering from cancer have someone to talk to… the emotional side is as big as the physical’

Everyone knows that it’s good to talk but sometimes when you are overwhelmed by something, sharing the details can be almost too painful. However, Roxana Nicoleta Dumitru knows the true meaning of ‘a problem shared is a problem halved’, as the 23-year-old has just been through a very gruelling few years after being diagnosed out… Read More »