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Participating in sports can be fun and a great way to stay active. However, the more active a person is, the higher the possibility of an injury occurring. The sportsman should know specific types of injuries and ways to treat these injuries when occurring. What are Sportsmen? Men that participate in a variety of sports are referred to as sportsmen. These may include football, hockey, rugby and a number of others. Various men will play on a team with others and work to win the sport that is being played. Ideally, the person that is participating is sports should be […]Read more
Children need care on a consistent basis from the time of birth until later years. This is especially true if a child is born with special needs and requires extra attention. Occupational therapy will help in allowing the child to have the highest quality of life possible. What is Occupational Therapy? Therapy that is provided to children with special needs that will aid in daily living to help in higher quality of life. This treatment will allow for a higher level of development of the child to occur through specialized treatment methods. Providing assistance for daily tasks that will improve the life […]Read more
In recent years, Canada has seen an increase in immigration among veterinarians who have received their education and licensing in foreign countries. Exams have recently become mandatory for foreign-trained veterinarians who are entering Canada. These proficiency exams are given to be sure that veterinarians are knowledgeable about the English language, and that they can perform while meeting the same standards that are required of Canadian born veterinarians. In the United States, foreign-trained veterinarians were required to complete a one year clinical course to make sure that they had proficient skills. Canada, however, did not have these requirements until recent years. […]Read more
In almost every place in the world, humans and animals coexist. From the very beginning, humans have counted on animals to survive. For thousands of years, animals have been domesticated to help humans in every aspect of life from transportation, work, and protection to companionship. Where then do we draw the line with regards to safety. Earlier this year, a Cochrane boy was attached by a pit bull. According to a story in the Calgary Sun Newspaper, the boy was sitting on the floor playing some games and the dog, out of nowhere, lunged at the boy and ripped off […]Read more