Several years ago, a certain handheld gaming device was basking in attention from one of its highest ever selling games. It focused on brain training – and the country completely bought into it. The idea was that by completing a set of puzzles, we’d all become that little bit smarter. There was meant to be … Continue reading Why Brain Training Is No Longer a Handheld Game – It’s a Serious Business
As you research RN to MSN programs, you’ll learn that a great deal of your job as a nurse involves educating and assisting patients as they navigate chronic illnesses. Unlike many ailments you’ll come across in your daily work, these diseases can be controlled but not cured. In our latest infographic, we’ll discuss the prevalence of … Continue reading The Rise of Chronic Illness
The ageing population in Canada is something that’s been fairly widely documented. Like other industrialized nations, such as Germany and Japan, Canada faces an increasingly aging population. As indicated by Employment and Social Development Canada, in 2011, Canadians ages 65 and older represented 14.4 per cent of the country’s population. In 2031, that per cent … Continue reading Apotex and the Hiring Trends of the Largest Canadian Owned Pharmaceutical Company
Prepping to become a pharmacist? From knowing what a circulation booster is to getting your license, there are a lot of steps to take. Since you’ll be working directly with medication and advising patients on health issues, pharmacists have very specialized backgrounds. Here are a few requirements you’ll need before you land a job. General Requirements … Continue reading What Do You Need to Become a Pharmacist?
For a field as advanced as chiropractic care, it seems somewhat absurd for anything to have a policy as simple as 1-2-3. However, presumably to make life simpler for the patient, this is what the organizations behind the sector have devised. The belief that patients should be treated over a course of three phases runs … Continue reading The 1-2-3 of Chiropractic Care
The past decade has truly proven groundbreaking in the field of ultrasound technology. It’s true that the majority of the population seems to be familiar with the grainy, black and white images that soon-to-be parents proudly produce as representations of their future off-spring. However, developments in the field have made these small snapshots akin to … Continue reading Ultrasound Technology: Diagnostics in HD