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30 01, 2022

Natural Immunity After COVID Is A Powerful Thing: We Should Respect The Lasting Protection That Follows: Raymond Rupert healthcare consultant & patient advocate

2022-01-30T21:10:09-05:00January 30, 2022|Tags: , , , , , |

from the Wall Street Journal by Dr. Makary is a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and author of “The Price We Pay: What Broke American Health Care and How to Fix It.” Public-health officials ruined many lives by insisting that workers with natural immunity to Covid-19 be ...

21 01, 2022

Consultative Medicine- A New Subspecialty And What We Have Done for 25 years. Raymond Rupert health system consultant.

2022-01-21T15:24:02-05:00January 21, 2022|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Consultative Medicine — An Emerging Sub- Specialty for Patients with Complex Conditions Linda N. Geng, M.D., Ph.D., Abraham Verghese, M.D., and Jon C. Tilburt, M.D.   NEJM Dec 23 2021 Patients with unusual, perplexing, or complex symptoms and conditions are not well served by the fast-paced U.S. health care system. An ...

9 01, 2022

Resilience And Learned Positivity: Learning A Lot from Amit Sood- Raymond Rupert healthcare consultant.

2022-01-09T12:00:21-05:00January 9, 2022|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Amit Sood: Summarizing the whole of well-being research, it is simply this: you want to tell your genes and immune system, “I’m having a good time on this planet.” This type of positive outlook which can be learned tells your genes to switch from inflammatory to anti-inflammatory actions and boosts ...

7 01, 2022

Time To Update Our COVID m-RNA Vaccines? The Answer Is Yes. Raymond Rupert patient advocate

2022-01-07T20:22:29-05:00January 7, 2022|Tags: , , , , , , |

Variants vary, but how much? Since SARS-CoV-2 was first sequenced at the beginning of 2020 dozens of strains have been identified. And five have been designated “variants of concern” by the World Health Organisation (who). The latest of these is Omicron, which was given its name in November last year. ...

6 01, 2022

When do we admit Canada’s health care system just isn’t working? Robyn Urback Globe & Mail Jan 6 2022

2022-01-06T16:59:15-05:00January 6, 2022|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When we’re not in a pandemic, Canadian hospitals are at perpetual risk of being overrun. In fact, they often are overrun – particularly during cold and flu season – when patients on gurneys are relegated to hallways and storage closets, and when wait times in emergency rooms can balloon to ...

1 01, 2022

Heilmeier’s Questions/Catechism- 9 very smart questions- Raymond Rupert healthcare system disruptor for the good

2022-01-01T11:23:38-05:00January 1, 2022|Tags: , , , , , |

As director of DARPA in the 1970’s, George H. Heilmeier developed a set of questions that he expected every proposal for a new research program to answer. No exceptions. He referred to them as the “Heilmeier Catechism” and are now the basis of how DARPA (Defense Advance Research Projects Activity) ...

31 12, 2021

Participatory Budgeting: by Raymond Rupert advocate for participatory budgeting

2021-12-31T12:05:01-05:00December 31, 2021|Tags: , , , , , |

The Eglinton subway has been under construction for the last 6 or 7 years. We have watched it from our kitchen window. Now there are two giant white monoliths at each of the Avenue Rd subway stops. Each monolith likely cost $10M to $20M to build. Possibly more. This puzzles ...

4 12, 2021

Being An Impact Player In Healthcare: Raymond Rupert healthcare consultant & patient advocate

2021-12-04T13:50:34-05:00December 4, 2021|Tags: , , , , , |

What is an impact player? as defined by Liz Wiseman in her book Impact Players: Individuals at any level of an organization who are doing work of exception value and having an extraordinarly high impact. Impact players have a mode of thinking that leads to high value contribution and high ...

7 05, 2021

Our Genome Can Tell Us Who Is Likely To Die Of COVID? Raymond Rupert

2021-05-07T10:36:39-04:00May 7, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Just spoke to a highly intelligent psychologist who told me that he is fit and healthy and does not need the COVID vaccine. Then I told him that I could predict if he will die of COVID by examining his genome. It seems that those who get very sick and ...

7 03, 2021

I Got Vaccinated But My COVID Test Was Positive? what’s up? Raymond Rupert patient advocate

2021-03-07T20:32:23-05:00March 7, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We got a call from one of our corporate clients. An employee's wife had received her COVID vaccine ( both shots) in January 2021. She is a healthcare worker. Her two year old son got the sniffles. She was concerned. She took her son for his COVID test. She also ...

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