How to improve emergency medicine in Nigeria

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On today’s episode of the ‘‘Without Health we have nothing’’ series with HPHR Fellow Gabriel Oke, Dr Laz Ude Eze the Founder of TalkHealthNaija describes the contributions of digital startups to healthcare in Nigeria. He also describes what can be done differently in the digital space to improve healthcare in the country.

Brian Shim discusses the decision to screen for lung cancer

Brian Shim shares an overview of lung cancer, screening, and disparities

Screen the Lungs! By Brian Shim The Decision to Screen – What makes it so hard, and how can we make things easier for patients? Previously on Screen the Lungs!, we introduced some of the salient barriers that challenge lung cancer screening at the systems, provider, and patient levels. In this blog, I will discuss […]

Denetra Hampton Discusses Health Policy and Nursing Science

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Nursing Science: Helping Bridge the Gap of Health Disparities By Denetra Hampton A Discussion on Health Policy and Nursing Science The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines policy as a law, regulation, procedure, administrative action, incentive, or voluntary practice of governments and other institutions. I believe the assessment, planning and implementation of new policy […]

Yves Zuñiga highlights the role of kindness on our mental health and well-being

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Unboxed By Yves Miel H. Zuñiga, FRSPH, AFCHSM, CHM, CPH Well-being and the science of kindness Roundtable discussion (Part 1 of 2) Kindness begins with the understanding that we all struggle. — Charles Glassman Tweet Kindness is a behavior marked by doing something good and beneficial towards yourself and others. It is also an act […]