“History followed different courses for different peoples because of differences among peoples’ environments, not because of biological differences among peoples themselves … Far more Native Americans and other non-European peoples were killed by Eurasian germs than by Eurasian guns and steel weapons. (1)”
Guns, Germs and Steel is a book of fundamental importance in terms of understanding the evolution of human culture.
(1) Diamond, J. M. (2003). Guns, germs, and steel. New York: Spark Pub.
“Clinicians increasingly are expected to substitute social and economic goals for the needs of a single patient. These contradictory forces are difficult to reconcile, creating risk of growing instability and political tensions. ” (1)
“Foods with excessively high levels of fat, saturated fat, sodium and sugar in five categories — snacks, candy, drinks, cold products, and in places that serve food directly — will be prohibited, the FDA stated in a press release.”(1)
For decades RNSH has trained the health professionals whose skills current and future generations rely on. Paramedics, Nurses, Chaplains, Medical Students, Social workers, Medical Specialists, Physiotherapists … AN ARMY OF CARING PEOPLE working throughout the state have trained at RNS. We are one of the wealthiest countries in the world … we should not be selling our hospitals to balance the State Governments Budget. There needs to be proper financial planning and a long term vision, that takes into account the best interests of current and future generations … # HelpSaveRNSH
For a century RNS has been looking after families from all across the state. It is a referral centre for 1:6 of the NSW population. They are proposing to sell our best land. Within 50 metres of rail infrastructure. Once the land is sold it is lost forever … #helpSaveRNSH
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