A new model for medical insurance is emerging in US. In this model, companies like a Wisconsin company called Serigraph will waive employees’ copays and coinsurance for certain procedures — provided the employees fly to India for the procedures. As per Eslam, managing director of Patients with Passports, a Mendota Heights startup that arranges foreign care for individuals, this is still a radical idea.   The Minneapolis Star Tribune has the story.
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CORPORATIZATION OF MEDICINE Medicine is changing..like all other professions..the change is sudden and staring at the face..change with the change ..or ..perish ..at your.. In big cities ..practitioners were taken aback when..10 yeras ago a corporate..hospital told doctors in no uncertain terms and without mincing word..'..increase the numbers'.. Many senior docotrs came back and sat down to think..some still hanging on to their baggage ..of oath..threw in towel and put in their papers.. The smarter...
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From birth to 4months to 6months: During this period the baby should be exclusively breastfed. Water, top milk, tonics, almonds or any other food or drink should not be given. Weaning a baby: Weaning should start approximately at the end of four months -6 months General principles of weaning: Always start with 1 food at one time and give it regularly for 7-10 days before introducing something else. Always give water along with weaning food....
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Diabetes is a disease that affects many people, it can strike at any time of their lives. If you have diabetes you want to be active in managing your self-care. The more you control your self-care, the more you take control of your health. May you find information on diabetes from a variety of sources, including your doctor. When managing your care, your doctor will encourage you to take responsibility for the care of your...
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People can not break the habit of using MOBILES and are unduly anxious about safety of ultrasound.There are no known side effects of either.But Mobiles are something they are keeping because they can not do away with it.And unnecessarily quiz, snigger aboutusg.
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Total hip replacement in India puts Elizabeth Kotso on her legs A 40 year old Nigerian Elizabeth Kotso underwent reconstructive surgery by Orthopaedic surgeon Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam at a Chennai hospital. An uncemented total Hip replacement and ankle arthrodesis was performed under one anesthesia. In April 2007, she suffered multiple injuries to her hip and knee in a road accident in which several people including children lost their lives. She was treated in Illorin, Nigeria with fixation...
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Avoid ornate furniture. Plain simple designs catch less dust no open books shelves or books: They are great dust catchers. Keep all clothes in closets. Never lying about room. Enclose wool cloths in plastic zipper bags. No mothballs , insect sprays or camphor. Keep closet and all doors closed. Use rubberized canvas or plastic upholstered furniture. No fabrics upholstery . Avoid toys or stuffed animals. Necessary toys should be wood, plastics or metal never fabric....
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Fear spent growing years in relative scarcity is the prime factor in forcing us to always keep the foot on the gas-peddle. In formative years, having lived on 'half stomachs' (small cars or cramped apartments), we sprint and build stamina to run for longer distances without looking after what we require during the course in the marathon called life. After missing our meals, running from clinic to clinic we feel like real successful and happening...
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THE FIRST CONTACT AND FEED: Start breastfeeding as soon as the baby shows readiness to suckle. Babies are very alert in the first hour after delivery and have a very active sucking reflex (tendency to suckle). It has been proved that the earlier a baby is breastfed, the easier it for the mother and the baby to establish regular breastfeeding. This also ensures that breastfeeding will continue for a sufficiently long period of time. PRELACTEAL...
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