SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCheryl Whittleton, a nurse at the Castlegar and District Health Centre, which piloted the program, told CBC News and The Current about her sense of the problem.”What I’ve noticed over my last 20 years of nursing in critical care areas is that mental health clients would present and first off, we labeled them as ‘the schizophrenic in bed one,’ ‘the depression in bed two’,” she said.”In the past we’ve used language such as ‘frequent flyers’ to identify mental health patients that present frequently to emergency rooms accessing care.”Recognizing that the health care workers were working with people and not dealing with illnesses, the language changed so patients are now addressed as “the patient with schizophrnia, not the schizophrenic,” Whittleton explained.”In the past, they were considered more as a mental health issue, but with the implementation of triage levels, we’re recognizing that mental health issues do fall into crisis, and they do supercede patients that have physical complaints that have a lower level of triage.”Let’s hear from you. Have you experienced any problems accessing mental health programs or services? Take our survey and let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
There are some interesting observations, however, to be made about Running Shoe in the Grave. First, it’s telling that O’Keefe’s recommendations to scale back under twenty miles a week and slow down especially if you are over fifty are being made on the basis of research that is only showing an association. There may well be some legitimate issues with the statistical significance of the sample size, particularly concerning high mileage, high speed elite athletes.
Browsing: But if you want more of an in person experience rather than online, the Hall of Fame exhibition will be up until around June of 2012. While it features the likes of Seles (top of the post) and a look through the men wear on court through the years (above), it will include four totally different shows from the brand, each living in the museum for about three months. The Hall of Fame Museum is open 9:30 to 5 everyday of the year, sans Christmas and Thanksgiving.