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  • Do You Get the Flu Shot?

         The subject of the influenza vaccination has come up a few times this term amongst my class mates and it is a debate: do the benefits of the flu shot outweigh the potential side effects?  We are of course not only talking about the sore arm you may get after to flu shot, but the types of side effects listed as ...
    Posted to Putting it into Practice: OT Student Blog (Weblog) on November 11, 2011
  • Health Promotion

    During this quarter we are learning about wellness and health promotion. The US as a whole is moving toward a preventative care medical model in hopes that this will decrease medical costs so the country can get out of debt. The AOTA also is following in this move showing that occupational therapists are the best professionals to take on ...
    Posted to Putting it into Practice: OT Student Blog (Weblog) on August 23, 2011