Care

Care may refer to:

Read more about Care:  Media, Organizations and Projects, Types or Aspects of Care, People, Other

Other articles related to "care":

Medical Emergency - Response
... For emergencies starting outside of medical care, a key component of providing proper care is to summon the emergency medical services (usually an ambulance), by calling for help using the appropriate ... act within the bounds of the knowledge they have, whilst awaiting the next level of definitive care ... Usually, once care has begun, a first responder or first aid provider may not leave the patient or terminate care until a responder of equal or higher training (e.g ...
Related Sectors - Health Care Financing
... See also Health care system, Health policy, and Universal health care There are generally five primary methods of funding health care systems general taxation to the state, county or municipality social ... is where a nation's entire population is eligible for health care coverage, and this coverage and the services provided are regulated ... In almost every jurisdiction with a government-funded health care system, a parallel private, and usually for-profit, system is allowed to operate ...
Prenatal Care
... Prenatal care (also known as antenatal care) refers to the regular medical and nursing care recommended for women during pregnancy ... Prenatal care is a type of preventative care with the goal of providing regular check-ups that allow doctors or midwives to treat and prevent potential health problems throughout the course of the pregnancy ... The availability of routine prenatal care has played a part in reducing maternal death rates and miscarriages as well as birth defects, low birth weight ...
Laundry Symbol
... A laundry symbol, also called a care symbol, is a pictogram which represents a method of washing, for example drying, dry-cleaning and ironing clothing ... Such symbols are written on labels, known as care labels, attached to clothing to indicate how a particular item should best be cleaned ... There are different standards for care labels for the different countries/regions of the world ...
Health Care Delivery
... See also Health care providers The delivery of modern health care depends on groups of trained professionals and paraprofessionals coming together as ... provide personal and population-based preventive, curative and rehabilitative care services ... the definitions of the various types of health care vary depending on the different cultural, political, organizational and disciplinary perspectives, there appears to be some consensus that primary care constitutes ...

Famous quotes containing the word care:

    Even today . . . experts, usually male, tell women how to be mothers and warn them that they should not have children if they have any intention of leaving their side in their early years. . . . Children don’t need parents’ full-time attendance or attention at any stage of their development. Many people will help take care of their needs, depending on who their parents are and how they chose to fulfill their roles.
    Stella Chess (20th century)

    To be idle and to be poor have always been reproaches, and therefore every man endeavours with his utmost care to hide his poverty from others, and his idleness from himself.
    Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)

    As an example to others, and not that I care for moderation myself, it has always been my rule never to smoke when asleep, and never to refrain from smoking when awake.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)