Suicide Prevention and The State of Psychiatry

Dr. Harki Kaur and Dr. Aaron Vazquez hosted a Facebook live event recently and discussed Suicide prevention and provided an update on what is happening inside Psychiatry today.
Dr. Kaur is a 4th year resident in Psychiatry and Dr. Vazquez is a practicing Psychiatrist. Both are graduates of the University of Medicine and Health Sciences and were happy to share their knowledge and expertise in this area in celebration of National Suicide Prevention Month.
Please check out their recent interviews on the UMHS Blog.

You can find the interview with Dr. Kaur here: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/umhs-alum-dr.-harki-kaur-on-psychiatry-national-suicide-prevention-week-2021
You can find the interview with Dr. Vazquez here: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/dr.-aaron-vazquez-colleagues-host-facebook-live-on-psychiatry-during-national-suicide-prevention-week

If you are wanting information about how to become a Psychiatrist, please check out this article: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/become-a-psychiatrist

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Suicide Prevention and The State of Psychiatry

Dr. Harki Kaur and Dr. Aaron Vazquez hosted a Facebook live event recently and discussed Suicide prevention and provided an update on what is happening inside Psychiatry today.
Dr. Kaur is a 4th year resident in Psychiatry and Dr. Vazquez is a practicing Psychiatrist. Both are graduates of the University of Medicine and Health Sciences and were happy to share their knowledge and expertise in this area in celebration of National Suicide Prevention Month.
Please check out their recent interviews on the UMHS Blog.

You can find the interview with Dr. Kaur here: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/umhs-alum-dr.-harki-kaur-on-psychiatry-national-suicide-prevention-week-2021
You can find the interview with Dr. Vazquez here: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/dr.-aaron-vazquez-colleagues-host-facebook-live-on-psychiatry-during-national-suicide-prevention-week

If you are wanting information about how to become a Psychiatrist, please check out this article: https://www.umhs-sk.org/blog/become-a-psychiatrist

The University Of Medicine and Health Sciences is a top rated medical school in the Caribbean and takes pride in providing world class medical education with personalized attention to each student. Please check out an overview of the Medical school here: https://www.umhs-sk.org/caribbean-medical-schools

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Treatment shows promise for heart damage from COVID-19

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COVID-19 viral particles have been detected in the heart muscles of people with COVID-19 as well as in autopsy samples. Heart damage is also thought to contribute to the symptoms of “long haul” COVID-19. As of August 2021, there were 201.75 million cases of COVID-19 worldwide and 4.28 million deaths associated with the virus (1). […]

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Women’s Fitness: Build the Core

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Physical fitness is not a male-only pursuit. Women train just as hard and compete in many sports competitively or just to stay in shape. One of the keys to keeping a female body in shape is to target the core. The muscles of the abs, back, and hips are the powerful foundation. Strengthen these muscles […]

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How to use a chest seal when you need it

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Any injury that is sustained on the human body could be potentially life-threatening if it results in massive amounts of bleeding. However, a wound to the chest area is especially risky because not only is the victim in danger of bleeding out, but a wound to the chest could potentially disrupt their breathing capabilities. A […]

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Are at-home strep tests useful?

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Strep throat is a common and highly contagious bacterial infection that is caused by the bacteria known as Group A Streptococcus (GAS).1 Doctors can easily test for strep throat via a rapid test.4 This means that the doctor takes a gentle swab from the back of the throat with a cotton swab and tests it […]

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What is Hogweed rash?

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Hogweed is a poisonous plant originating from Asia that can be dangerous, causing what is known as Hogweed rash. Before becoming an invasive species, it is likely that this exotic plant was introduced to North America as a decorative plant for gardens. Hogweed is one of the very few plants in North America that can […]

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Functional Profiling Proving Effective for Those with ‘Untreatable’ Cancer

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Functional profiling is a dynamic process that uses each patient’s living cancer cells to select chemotherapy drugs in the lab to determine the best treatment for each individual. While the concept may seem new to some, Los Angeles-based Dr. Robert Nagourney, an internationally recognized pioneer in cancer research, has successfully been applying this technique for […]

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Massage for constipation

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Constipation is a common condition that causes less frequent bowel movements, pain, and bloating in the back and waist of adults.1,2 Massage can be an effective treatment for constipation. Constipation is caused by hardened stool that cannot easily move through the colon or large intestine. Many factors can cause constipation such as a change in […]

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Microneedling for acne scars

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Acne is the most common skin condition among young adults between the age of 11 and 30 years.1,2 Acne scarring can affect a person’s appearance and has been associated with a profound psychological impact on patients such as depression, poor self-esteem, and general social impairment. 3 Microneedling for acne scars is a non-invasive treatment option […]

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