Telstra Health launches 24/7 telemedicine service

Telstra Health has just launched a new GP telemedicine service, ReadyCare, providing Australians the ability to connect with a doctor and receive advice, treatment, diagnosis and prescriptions using only their mobile phone or tablet. A team of registered Australian doctors have been hired to operate the service 24-hours-a-day, enabling consumers constant access to medical professionals,

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Leo Buscaglia on Education, Industrialized Conformity, and How Stereotypes and Labels Limit Love | Brain Pickings

“Labels are distancing phenomena. They push us away from each other.” In the winter of 1969, shortly after a young woman he considered one of his brightest and most promising students committed suicide, Leo Buscaglia decided to deal with the flurry of confusion by starting an experimental class at the University of Southern California where

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Leo Buscaglia on Education, Industrialized Conformity, and How Stereotypes and Labels Limit Love | Brain Pickings

“Labels are distancing phenomena. They push us away from each other.” In the winter of 1969, shortly after a young woman he considered one of his brightest and most promising students committed suicide, Leo Buscaglia decided to deal with the flurry of confusion by starting an experimental class at the University of Southern California where

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Wearable technologies on the agenda at HISA joint seminar

The NSW branch of the Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) has teamed up with healthcare innovation special interest group HealthTech Sydney to hold a joint seminar on the potential for integrated and interoperable wearable technologies in improving patient experience. Being held at St Vincent's Private Hospital in Darlinghurst in advance of HISA NSW's annual

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