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Tuesday, February 14, 2017


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Hi simon ,
Do you have a channel on youtube ?

01. to explain that improve health should be started that where it begin.

02. how do different people look at same problem

03. health care professionals who know that heath does begin


the speaker talks about the story of Veronica in order to explain the audience the example of a patient getting the different result after receiving the better health approach.
the upstreamist is needed to have a living and working approach to give better health service.

3) to address that proper identification of a problem can solve it
2)Different approach to solve a problem.It is always better to find the cause to provide an effective solution.
3) Upstreamist are those who connect people to the resources.

1. He wanted to express the importance of main causes of diseases by giving an example
2. It demonstrates a story about three friends in which the first one tries to solve the problem directly, the second one tries to solve the problem indirectly and the third one tries to prevent the problem before it occurs.
3. An upstreamist is the person who tries to find out the root causes of health issues

Root cause analysis
Go back and forth
Improve remarkably
Follow-up visit
Pay for volume not value
Wide-spread awareness
Trigger asthma

Hi Simon,
Im really confused about something, I hope you can explain it to me .
Would) this word I usually use it in my writing task 2 in all its types.. but recently I've realised that not all questions fit it with this tense WOULD to support my ideas or shall i use present?

Hi Simon,
In one of your old lessons (advice), I found that in order to get the score we want, we should be able to get 0.5 band more that what we want during our practice (because of the situation in the exam, we might get less that what we expect). For now, I get listening between 7.5 to 8.5 in my practice. However, most of the times I get 7.5. should I be confident to get 8 in the real exam or I should wait and practice more and more?

1. Because he want to illustrate that can improve health where it begins.
2. To save children
3. It means Health care professional.

1. Why does the speaker tell the story about Veronica?
- to told the audiences that finding the cause (living and working environments) of the disease is very important
2. What does the "parable of three friends" demonstrate?
- parable of three friends demonstrate that most of people try to cure the sickness rather than searching for the root cause.
3. In the field of health care, what is an "upstreamist"?
- upsteamist is a person who will looking for the root cause of the diseases by asking the working or living environments of the patient

The speaker narrated Veronica's story in order to point out the need to improve the health care system using a wholistic approach with better understanding of root cause of diseases i.e upstream factors.
To illustrate the important 3 structures that an ideal healthcare system should consist of: the rescuers/first responders e.g. emergency physicians, the raft builder e.g. family physicians & the upstreamists e.g reaserchers/scientists/public health workers.
Upstreamist is synonymous to ill-health root cause.

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