Health

A 12th-century Byzantine manuscript of the Hippocratic Oath

Basic Principles in Medical Ethics

by eCommunicator Western medicine was founded on our Judeo-Christian and Greco-Roman heritage, where the sanctity of life and the dignity of the human person are paramount for decision-making in patient care. Patients place their trust in physicians and nurses to care for them in a compassionate and ethical manner, and […]

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Pollo Al Mani

Pollo Al Mani

by eCommunicator This is Rosita Yimura’s variation on this typical Andean dish. She substitutes chicken for the trational cuy (guinea pig) served with this spicy peanut sauce. Ingredients (Servings: 6) •  1 chicken, cut into pieces •  1 red onion, chopped •  1¼ tbsp crushed garlic •  4 tbsp ají […]

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Dancing in the Rain (Image by Alice Santana)

Playing in the Rain

by eCommunicator I know some of you parents will think this is crazy since you will be the one to do the laundry after a mud play but it can be really fun to play in the rain. Especially, in a tropical downpour! Your imagination knows no bounds in the […]

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Allyson Felix and Usain Bolt. (Getty image)

The World Fastest Woman and Man

by eCommunicator The American sprinter Allyson Felix beat Usain Bolt’s gold-medal record at the World Athletics Championships on Sunday, September 29, 2019. Felix is now the most successful athlete ever at the World Athletics Championships, having won a record-breaking 12th gold medal. Felix won her 12th gold, one more than […]

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Dr. Olawale Sulaiman is a professor of neurosurgery and spinal surgery and chairman for the neurosurgery department and back and spine center at the Ochsner Neuroscience Institute in New Orleans.

Nigerian Neurosurgeon Takes Pay Cut to Perform Free Operations

by Aisha Salaudeen, CNN Neurosurgeons are known as skilled operators. But straddling surgeries across two continents? That’s a different skill entirely. Dr. Olawale Sulaiman, 49, is a professor of neurosurgery and spinal surgery and chairman for the neurosurgery department and back and spine center at the Ochsner Neuroscience Institute in […]

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How to Reduce the Stress of Traveling

How to Reduce the Stress of Traveling

by Elizabeth Scott, MS While travel has always been a somewhat stressful experience, increased airport security and other factors have made travel even more stressful in recent years. Whether you’re traveling for business, vacation, or to see loved ones, there are simple steps you can take to reduce the stress […]

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Banana

Benefits and health risks of bananas

by Megan Ware, RDN, LD Bananas are among the world’s most popular fruit. They are highly portable and easy to consume, making them a perfect on-the-go snack. Bananas are also fairly nutritious, and contain high amounts of fiber and antioxidants. However, many people have doubts about bananas due to their […]

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