Why study Medicine in Copenhagen?
09
March

Why study Medicine in Copenhagen?

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Back home I already heard something – what universities are like – in Denmark – and how different the hierarchy is – I am used to a very conservative hierarchy – this is really different here – and it turned out to be even better – than I expected. So for me it was kind […]



The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine
27
February

The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

In medicine the term evidence-based causes more arguments than you might expect and that’s quite apart from the recent political controversy over why certain words were avoided in CDC budget documents. The arguments don’t divide along predictable partisan lines either. Evidence-based medicine is the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. The mission of evidence-based medicine […]


Studying Laboratory Medicine at Curtin

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If you’ve ever had a blood test done, then you’ve had some involvement with a medical scientist and maybe one of the Curtin graduates. I’m studying the Bachelor of Science (Laboratory Medicine) course. I’ve always been interested in studying cells, from when I was really small. As long as I can remember, it’s my passion. […]


Alternative way to study the Psychotropic Medications on the LMSW

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Song: Brenda’s Got a Baby by Tupac Disorder: Depression Medication: SSRIS: Prozac, Celexa, Zoloft, and Lexapro….AND PAXIL AND LUVOX Disorder:Anxiety Medication: Benzos: Valium, Xanax, Ativan, Klonopin Mood Disorder: Medications: Lithium, Depakote, Lamictal and Abilify Disorder: Schizophrenia Medications: Clozaril, Haldol, Thorazine, Seroquel, Risperdal, Zyprexa Disorder: ADHD Medications: Ritalin, Adderal, Dexidrine Tardive Dyskinesia (side effect): Involuntary movements […]



Postgraduate programmes for research careers – Medicine at Imperial College London

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

I’ve always known that I’ve wanted to be a scientist: even when I was a young kid the most fascinating thing for me it was just to be able to run outdoors and explore the world around me; I just happened to like exploring and learning Here at Imperial College London I’m studying how we […]


The Myth of “Study Drugs”: The Problem of Prescription Stimulant Misuse
06
December

The Myth of “Study Drugs”: The Problem of Prescription Stimulant Misuse

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BedMed: European Study Suggests Blood Pressure Medication Timing May Be Important
22
September

BedMed: European Study Suggests Blood Pressure Medication Timing May Be Important

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , /

A European study suggests that taking blood pressure pills at bedtime, instead of in the morning, may reduce heart attacks and strokes by more than 50%. The University of Alberta is leading BedMed, a Canada-wide blood pressure study, to determine if this is true. With your help, we can find out. BedMed. It’s about time.