The Healthcare Hustle

The Healthcare Hustle
Current events in the world of healthcare made simple
Created 24 Jan 2021
  • Street Medicine: Bringing Healthcare to the People
    19 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 3 3
    Women aid a person experiencing homelessness in Brooklyn by Ed Yourdon licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0. Bringing healthcare to the streets of America seems like a revolutionary idea but in reality, it had...
  • How Not to Treat COVID-19
    12 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 7 8
    Pills by Michael Chen licensed under CC BY 2.0. The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spin on all of our lives and driven us all a little crazy. Some people have been driven a little too crazy. They have st...
  • Women's Healthcare in Afghanistan
    05 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 2 7
    Women and children’s ward in the Bamiyan Hospital, Afghanistan by Canada in Afghanistan licensed under CC-BY-NC-ND-2.0. For the last few weeks, all eyes have been on Afghanistan, especially the plight...
  • COVID-19 Boosters are Coming but with a Cost
    22 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 2 10
    Booster vaccines are coming to America. It’s all the news channels have been spouting for the last few days, though it seems as if all the news talks about anyways right now is COVID-19. The implicati...
  • Medical Denialism in the Era of HIV
    14 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 2 6
    Image by Marco Verch licensed under CC BY 2.0. DE. The last year has been filled with frustration as we dealt with COVID-19 deniers and Fox News, but many forget that those who reject science have bee...
  • The Effects of Social Media on Body Image
    28 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 6
    TW: Eating Disorders, Body Dysmorphia Danny Bowman’s struggle with body dysmorphia by The home of Fixers on Flickr licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0. What is an ideal body? Is it filled with Kim Kardashian’...
  • Crisis In Cuba: food, economy, COVID
    18 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 8
    Cuban Government Protests in Naples, Florida by P, TO 19104 licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. The entire world continues to go through a difficult recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, but some countries ha...
  • Return of the Flu
    12 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 6
    As COVID occupied our news feeds over the last year, many may have forgotten about the other respiratory illness that is always on our mind during the winter - the flu. Cases of the flu this year have...
  • Controlling the Delta variant: Britain vs. Aussie
    04 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 2
    In recent weeks, the Delta variant of COVID-19 has been the talk of the political and scientific world. The Delta variant was first identified in India last fall and has now spread to over 98 countrie...
  • Prioritizing Mental Health in Sports
    28 Jun 2021 • 5 min read • 2 12
    French Open match by Yann Carabec licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0. A few weeks ago, Naomi Osaka made headlines for her decision to drop out of the French Open. The highest-paid female athlete in the wo...
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