Tag Archives: Important

Why is cardiac rehabilitation important

It’s a very frightening experience – cardiac BACR Standards are built on a foundation of scientifically proven studies. The Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit supports smoking cessation through individual counselling with a nurse – myth: I know everything Important need to know about my health. They are written by UK doctors and based on research evidence, and… Read More »

Why Employee Sick Leave is Important

As many of us are engaging in social distancing, we are starting to recognize the importance of having time to rest and recover away from work when not feeling well. Unfortunately, many individuals don’t always have the luxury of taking time off when they’re feeling ill, and this can further spread illness to others while… Read More »

How important is speech in transmitting coronavirus?

Normal speech by individuals who are asymptomatic but infected with coronavirus may produce enough aerosolized particles to transmit the infection, according to aerosol scientists at the University of California, Davis. Although it’s not yet known how important this is to the spread of COVID-19, it underscores the need for strict social distancing measures — and… Read More »

A machine-versus-doctors fixation masks important questions about artificial intelligence

Next time you go to the doctor, remember to bring your genome card.  What, you don’t have one? Of course you don’t. Wallet-sized cards containing a person’s genetic code don’t exist.  Yet they were envisioned in a 1996 Los Angeles Times article, which predicted that by 2020 the makeup of a person’s genome would drive… Read More »