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Physio among the roses

Try as I might, I can’t find a clear and simple definition of roseraie. That’s somewhat maddening since I’m now staying at La Roseraie, a physiotherapy clinic in the village of Montfaucon, in the Lot, about 40 kilometres from home … Continue reading

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Notes on the health system — 2

This is my second posting in a row with some observations on the French health care system. This time, my topic is a national program designed to screen for a type of cancer that can often be defeated if it’s … Continue reading

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Notes on the health system — 1

I’ll confess right away that I’m not particularly knowledgeable about health systems, whether in North America or in Europe. I’ve had personal experience with the health systems of the U.S., Canada and now France, and that’s about it. Never studied … Continue reading

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