Author Archives: Brittany Hartwell

About Brittany Hartwell

Brittany is currently a student at Wichita State University in the Health Administration Program. This is her last year before she ventures out into the eventful healthcare world. This blog will primarily show the latest healthcare topics of our beautiful and ever-changing nation.

Malaria Awareness

Malaria kills more than one million children every year. Sub Saharan Africa has the most cases of malaria reported in the world. Hospitals and clinics in Africa hold two children per bed and ninety percent are malaria patients. Malaria is … Continue reading

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Public Health and Personal Privacy

-This topic is discussed on Frontline.org- Attorney Janlori Goldman who started the national Health Privacy Project in 1997 gives an optimistic outlook on patient privacy in our health care system. She says that people are afraid to get genetic testing, … Continue reading

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Vaccines and Our Health

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/health-science-technology/the-vaccine-war/report-no-link-between-vaccines-and-autism/ This is an article that really caught my attention about vaccines and autism. We have an 11 month old daughter who has received the required vaccinations this year. My fiancĂ© and I have researched many controversial outlooks on this … Continue reading

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