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HOW TO INTERPERT LAB TESTS
  • Hector Osorio
  • 30 Jun 2020

HOW TO INTERPERT LAB TESTS

The concept of laboratory testing has (in one form or another) been present in human history since the ancient times, however, the modern methods that we use and know today started to appear around the 19th century [1]. The contemporary lab results sheet is therefore the culmination of a long development process of medical techniques and knowledge. Although only your doctor can help you make the right decisions about your healthcare, we have written this article to provide some guidelines to help you understand what your test results might mean.

BACK TO BUSINESS IN A POST-COVID WORLD
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 25 Jun 2020

BACK TO BUSINESS IN A POST-COVID WORLD

Since the arrival of the 2020 lockdowns, the phrase “business as usual” will likely never quite mean the same thing for the majority of businesses around the globe.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SUNSCREEN
  • Hector Osorio
  • 22 Jun 2020

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SUNSCREEN

Summer is coming once again and with most countries emerging from lockdowns due to COVID-19, we will most likely see plenty of people out in the sun enjoying the nice weather. But this also means that most of those people (having been indoors for the best part of the year) will have a more tender skin than normal and will have to be a bit more careful than usual if they are planning long activities under the sun.

TELEMEDICINE: THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE, NOW
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 02 Jun 2020

TELEMEDICINE: THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE, NOW

Healthcare as we know it is about to undergo a profound change based off a future vision that has been gradually etched out through the scientific breakthroughs of the last three decades. The recent events preceding the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic have begun to propel humanity toward an era of technologically-assisted medicine that is comparable to many works of science-fiction.

LAB TESTS AND COVID 19
  • Hector Osorio
  • 21 May 2020

LAB TESTS AND COVID 19

COVID 19 is a novel disease caused by the SARS-cov-2 virus that is currently spreading around the world and is characterized by being highly infectious, causing symptoms mostly associated with the respiratory and gastrointestinal system and leading to a deadly inflammatory response in (2-3)% of cases.

THE NEW NORMAL – A CHANGE FOR BETTER OR WORSE?
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 21 May 2020

THE NEW NORMAL – A CHANGE FOR BETTER OR WORSE?

In the context of civilization and the centuries that have spanned its entirety, humanity has traded out old societal norms for new ones, much like fashion tosses out old styles for new aesthetic concepts; only to re-incorporate them in a few decades time into the current norm, yet with slightly different nuances. For example, after 9/11, security at airports tightened up and as a result, impacted social norms within airports across America.