Category Archives: Education

Do Wisdom Teeth Hurt Coming in?

Many people ask, “Do wisdom teeth hurt coming in?”. The simple answer is – Yes! They can. Wisdom teeth are the last pair of teeth to emerge in your mouth, one pair at the back of each jaw. Sometimes, these can emerge at awkward angles or even get stuck below the gums and the side… Read More »

How provider orgs need to respond to 2021’s cybersecurity threats

The COVID-19 pandemic created a vastly different working paradigm in healthcare, with huge numbers of employees moving from the office environment to working from home. This, in turn, opened up all sorts of new avenues for hackers to launch attacks against provider organizations and their vital health information and systems. At the same time, the… Read More »

Thousands of Ukrainian women march against domestic violence

Thousands of women marched through the center of Ukraine’s capital on International Women’s Day to draw attention to domestic violence, which has risen sharply amid restrictions imposed to block the spread of coronavirus ByThe Associated Press March 8, 2021, 3:25 PM • 1 min read KYIV, Ukraine — Thousands of women marched through the center… Read More »

9 Things Having A Stoma Bag Has Taught Me

Never Utter The Words “Things Can’t Get Worse” These are words I’ll always regret. We only evaluate how good or bad something is based on our previous experiences, the benchmark we have for comparison. When I had been dealing with chronic constipation for a few years, I thought things were bad, really bad. It was… Read More »

Mission Children’s Hospital Partnership with Mountain Child Advocacy Center Enhances Care for Babies and Children Who Are Victims of Neglect and Abuse

By Carolyn Comeau The safety and quality of life of Buncombe County’s babies and children are dependent on the adults around them. But sadly, over 4,000 children in Buncombe County alone experience neglect and physical or sexual abuse annually. – 1 in 5 children will experience abuse or neglect.– 50 percent of abuse victims are… Read More »

talkhealth launches talkgreen!

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new sustainable healthcare platform talkgreen!  talkgreen is your one-stop-shop for all things sustainable healthcare. Whether you’re new to transparency or have been going green for sometime, talkgreen helps you to put your eco-friendly foot forward. By making sense of sustainable products, transparent alternatives and planet friendly… Read More »