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Motivation and Cultural Diversity

Motivation and Cultural Diversity Motivation Human beings, as individuals, are very complex in their psychological make-up. When they interact with one another in groups and in large organizations, the complexities are multiplied. In this effort to guide and direct others, the manager must first of all acquire an understanding of why people act as they do. Why is one employee sparkling and cheerful, whereas another is downcast and sullen? Initially it’s important to know that all human behavior has a cause. There is a...

Drugs That May Cause Muscle Weakness Or Wasting

Dr. Matthew Fox graduated from the University of California with a Bachelor of Arts in molecular, cell and developmental biology and received a M.D. from the University of Virginia. He is a pathologist and has experience in internal medicine and cancer research. Certain drugs can have the side effect of causing muscle inflammation in some people. Muscle problems have many possible causes. Inflammation of the muscle, called myositis, causes muscle weakness and wasting. Several types of drugs are linked to the development of myositis in some...

Health & Safety Course Ensures Security Of Employees

It is essential to opt for a Health & Safety course which gives business owners the knowledge about various methods to ensure security of their employees. Especially in risky work places like construction sites and factories it is important that managers and supervisors ensure that the necessary precautions are taken to ensure safety of the workers. Business owners can check on the internet for Health and security courses as there are many authorized agencies which organize them. The interested candidate should look for an institute which...

Does A Patient’s Type Of Medical Insurance Impact Their Quality Of Care In Hospitals?

A considerable body of health policy research has documented differences in hospital characteristics as contributing factors to differences in the quality of care. An article appearing in the October issue of Health Affairs examines the extent to which a patient’s type or lack of insurance may also play a role. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health authors, Darrell J. Gaskin, PhD, Associate Professor, Health Policy and Management, and Eric Roberts, MA, PhD candidate in health economics, along with author, Christine S. Spencer,...

Doctors, Patients Scramble Ahead Of High Court Obamacare Decision

NEW YORK As the U.S. Supreme Court takes on a make-or-break Obamacare case this week, a growing number of U.S. patients and their doctors are already devising a Plan B in case they lose medical coverage. The Court’s ruling, expected by late June, will determine whether millions of Americans will keep receiving federal subsidies to help them pay for private health insurance under President Barack Obama’s healthcare law. The White House, which said it is confident the justices will rule in favor of the subsidies that are a key...

Does Medicare Pay For Life Alert?

Cheryl Myers has has a master’s degree from Saint Leo University and currently writes for several publications including Fit Pregnancy, Guideposts and Parent’s Magazine. A medicare enrollment form. Life Alert is a medical emergency response system that dispatches help to seniors in the event of fire, poisoning or medical emergency. Like other emergency response providers, Life Alert helps elders live independent lives so retirement homes do not have to be the only option for elders who do not require constant care. Life Alert is an...

Holistic Nutritionist Certification

Delialah Falcon has been writing professionally for eight years. With extensive experience in all aspects of both technical and creative writing, Falcon specializes in content writing, research, proofreading/editing and health/medical journalism. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in English from Dowling College and a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in holistic nutrition from Clayton College of Natural Health. Holistic nutritionist certification provides wellness courses based on mental, physical and spiritual premises....

The Natural Healing Properties Of Apple Cider Vinegar

Allen Bethea has written articles on programming, web design,operating systems and computer hardware since 2002. He holds a Bachelor of Science from UNC-Chapel Hill and AAS degrees in office technology, mechanical engineering/drafting and internet technology. Allen has extensive experience with desktop and system software for both Windows and Linux operating systems. Proponents of apple cider vinegar for household purposes use it to kill weeds, eliminate gnats and fleas, remove tough stains and clean brass. As a folk remedy, apple cider...
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