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Jamie Weis

in Easton

Humanitarian Aid Medicine

PRESENTED ON JUN 17, 2016
IN EASTON @ VOL 5

Jamie Weis takes us with her to practice medicine in disaster areas and remote underpriviledged locals, and reminds us that "Health Care" starts with caring.

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Ismakogie

BY ANITA NUSSBAUMER
@ VOL 2 ON APR 25, 2013

Ismakogie is a theory of movement and posture meant to aid one's outward appearance and intended for everyday practice. Anita Nussbaumer is a professional Ismakogie practicioner and explains the mental and physiological benefits of this alternative means of therapy. (in German)

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The Big Picture of Healthcare

BY CATHY ULRICH
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013 ON FEB 27, 2013

Speaker Cathy Ulrich talks about the complexity of our modern health care system, and how it can cause difficulties with patient care. She also shares her work in integrating local healthcare systems into their communities through health programs, increasing acessibility, decreasing wait times and advocating for home care. 

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The Ying and Yang of Healthcare

BY STEVEN LEWIS
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013 ON FEB 27, 2013

Canada's health care system needs change, and presenter Steven Lewis has some ideas. Increasing ease of navigation for patients and increasing funding for preventative health are just two of them, shared here in a bid to transform Canada's health care system into one of the world's best.

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A Brief History of Medicine

BY VINCENT LAM
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013 ON FEB 27, 2013

Writer and emergency physician Vincent Lam gives us a short and fast overview of the development of medical history, a look into the Black Box of the medical system. This look at important figures in medicine and their discoveries reveals that the medical model has always revolved around one thing; the patient's care and health.

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Why Medicine Hat?

BY JASON OPENO
@ VOL 5 ON NOV 07, 2014

Jason Openo shares the journey that brought him to Medicine Hat, AB.

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Ancient Healing Power of Our Plants

BY NOZIPO MARAIRE
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 19, 2016

Dr. Nozipo Maraire sheds like to how natural remedies have been used to cure ailments even in this modern society of medicine

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Direct Primary Care

BY PAUL THOMAS
@ VOL 30 ON DEC 08, 2016

Paul Thomas has wanted to be a part of this community and at 17 years old he started volunteering in the city. His vision for the future of medicine is in Direct Primary Care and she is eager to show everyone exactly what that means.

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Food as Medicine

BY NARAYAN NIROULA
@ AGRICULTURE: FOOD WITHOUT BORDERS ON MAR 11, 2017

Narayan Niroula is from Bhutan. He came from Goldhap, Nepal to Halifax 5 years ago and has been volunteering at Common Roots for the past 3 years.

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Using Eye Movements to Diagnose Psychiatric Disorders

BY MICHAEL TURNER
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 23, 2017

Mike Turner is an academic psychiatry trainee working in Royal Cornhill Hospital. His week is split between four days of clinical work and one day of research. His speaks about the research project he is currently involved in which uses the tracking of eye movements as a tool to diagnose mental illness.