Archive for February, 2017
One of the principal aims in life when it comes to most people is being able to function in life with a modicum of good health and well being. This, of course, is with regard to not only the physical side of things, but also the mental side, or at least, it should be. While a large number of people put in a lot of effort into making sure that diseases and health concerns that affect them physically are countered effectively, many people do not usually do the same when it comes to their mental health. In fact, a lot of people lack the knowledge and insight that dictate the importance of taking mental health seriously. Consequently, we see a lot of people suffering from mental problems in the country, and these are the people who are more in need of help than anyone else. With the right therapy, however, menta
A cancer diagnosis can be terrifying. The chance of death from the disease is ever-present, and yet many patients report being just as fearful of the the treatments that are meant to cure them. Chemotherapy has gotten a bad rap in movies and other stories, and for good reason. Nausea, headaches, hair loss, etc. are not exactly a picnic. Thankfully, advanced cancer treatment options are available. Many of these are experimental and not as popular in the general public as chemotherapy. Today, let’s focus on perhaps the most promising: proton therapy for cancer.
That Sounds Like a Made-Up Non-Invasive Cancer Treatment. What Does It Even Do?
You may know that protons are the positive charge in atoms, and are unsure how that can possibly serve as a Continue Reading No Comments
There are many ways that one can seek treatment if he or she isn’t feeling well. If you have headaches, muscle pain, or are just full of stress, there’s always a multitude of medical solutions for you. One solution that is well rounded in its benefits is chiropractic treatment.
But now you may be asking, “What does a chiropractor do?” Well, a chiropractor can put you back on your feet and reduce, or fully eliminate, your pain. A chiropractor can do a lot of things for you to relieve you of your worries and discomfort. here are three examples of the benefits you can find from visiting a family health center or a specific chiropractic office.
- Releases Pain
Out of all Americans aged 20
One of the most difficult decisions as a senior is the ability to safely remain at home or to move into an assisted living facility. The desire to remain at home is an understandable one. However, safety should be the biggest concern and should be the main concern when making this decision. Simply requiring additional assistance does not mean that the senior can no longer safely live at home. Special arrangements may need to be made. Consider the following tips for remaining independent without moving into an assisted living facility.
Safety proof the house
Medical conditions may prevent ease of mobility. They may prevent seniors from using stairs safely. They may also require the use of mobility devices. All of these situations require safety proofing the house. The main bedroom
Chain pharmacies have sprung up all over the country. They sell everything from prescriptions to pet products. There are sometimes very good reasons to go to a chain pharmacy but a lot of the time, going to a locally owned drug store can offer a lot of benefits. Here are a few:
You will not wait as long. Research has shown that at least 19% of the time when customers show up at a chain they find that their prescriptions are not ready and 21% have to wait a long time. When you look at the data from independent pharmacies, those numbers drop to 7% reporting their prescription was not ready and 4% said that they had to wait a long time. Often when people drop off their prescriptions at the local pharmacy, they ar