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For months, Tendisai Cromwell lived with inexplicable pain. At the grocery store, throughout her work day, as she cared for her infant daughter — the pain was her companion.
Alicia Raimundo's journey — one that began as a pre-teen living with untreated depression — is marked by struggle: fear of judgement, hospitalization, and fighting for proper care.
For years, Anusha knew with absolute certainty that the intense pain and other consistent, unpleasant symptoms she experienced during her monthly period were abnormal.
Medical records. You know they exist. But who gets access to them and what’s even contained within them is a bit of a mystery.
My doctor ordered me to take a urine test, which I’ve never done before. Why does my urine need to be tested?
“You don’t understand healthcare because you are healthy,” Chris Fraser says. “You don’t understand the system until you’re forced into it.
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I’m confused — what’s the difference between an x-ray, MRI, CT scan, and ultrasound? Don’t they all do the same thing?
If you’d asked Ash Anwar 10 years ago whether or not he’d one day contribute to one of the fastest growing health tech industries, he likely would have said, “I hope so.”
Ev McDowell went to her doctor for routine blood work. When test results showed low hemoglobin levels & something called ‘sticky cells,’ Ev got a bit worried, but thought: “At least it’s not cancer.”
Sarah Burke Dimitrova was once convinced she knew what it took to get proper care. It wasn’t until she and her husband began experiencing infertility while trying to conceive a child did the gaps in her care begin to appear.
Melissa Sheldrick relives one of the worst things she's ever gone through, and how she's using it to make health care better.
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I have my health records, but I don’t understand a lot of my doctor’s clinical notes. What do all of these abbreviations mean?
As weeks turned into months, and new symptoms cropped up, I turned to Google for answers. My search, rather than alleviating my worries, introduced me to an acronym that would dominate my mind for years to come: PCOS.
Hesitant to confront a troubling diagnosis, Amar Singh kept himself busy and distracted. It wasn’t until the consequences of his diagnosis took over his life, propelling him to take ownership of his healthcare journey.
I’m seeing a new doctor for the first time. How should I prepare for my appointment, and what can I expect?
Sameer Vasta was in the U.S. when he injured his knee and required surgery. This was the first time he noticed a real difference between Canadian and American health care.
With so much in the media these days around vaccinations, I’m left wondering — is it worth it to vaccinate my kids? What are the risks?
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