Byline: Muhammad Aslam and Saima Altaf ABSTRACT
Introduction Memory is an integral part of our existence, yet it is only vaguely understood. It is the ability to retain and utilise acquired information or knowledge.
INTRODUCTION Lack of health literacy (the ability of the individual to find and use information to make informed health decisions) has been named one of the biggest problems in the United States by the surgeon general and the Institute of Medicine [1, 2]. Low health literacy affects 90 million people nationwide and costs the United […]
Introduction Opioid dependence remains a very difficult problem facing the state of West Virginia, be it prescription opioids or heroin. Access to care for those struggling with opioid dependence continues to be problematic as well.
INTRODUCTION Chronic illness is a context in which people may do a great deal of “information work” . Chronic illnesses are often broad in scope and effect, difficult to diagnose, complex, ever changing, and not amenable to conventional treatments. They often have significant physical, emotional, and social repercussions, and their management requires work by the […]
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To the Editor: Globally, caesarean section (CS) rates are increasing and vary between 18% and 31%, (1,2) but between 65% and 82% in some countries with private health care. (3,4) A CS performed for the right indication is in the best interest of the mother and/or baby. However, the indications for an elective CS at […]