5 Steps to Prevent Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries often cause permanent damage leading to a loss in strength, sensation, and bodily functions. According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCIS), there are 17,000 new cases of spinal cord injury every year. The leading cause of spinal cord injury are vehicular accidents, but falls, violence, sports, and medical accidents also contribute to the...

What You Should Know About the Pills You Put in Your Body

Taking supplements to bolster your health is a good option for many Americans. Whether you're just trying to get as healthy as possible or fighting a particular condition, your supplement choices should be shared with your doctor to reduce the risk of a drug interaction. In addition, you want to be sure to purchase the best quality...

What Consumers Want During Healthcare Interactions

When it comes to caring for your patients, you are committed to the best. But even though many of the time-tested approaches you’ve developed are incredibly effective, it’s still good to consider new methods for ensuring your patients are satisfied. These are just a few ways that you can do that. Telehealth

How to Clean Your House When It’s Triggering Your Allergies

Allergies can be pretty awful. If you find being in your home makes them worse, that can mean it's time to clean your home in such a way that you reduce your exposure to your allergens. Cleaning with that purpose in mind can help your efforts be more effective at reducing your allergy symptoms.

5 Effective (but Unpleasant) Ways to Fix Social Security

Each year a projection is made by the trustee for the Social Security Trust Fund that uses past data to estimate when the promised benefits will no longer be able to be paid in full. The precise year changes, but it is widely believed that an accurate time frame for such to occur is between the years 2029 –...

How to De-Stress When Life Gets Crazy

2020 has been full of life-altering and chaotic events. In times like these, it’s easy to feel stressed out. If you’re a recent graduate (high school or college), you’re stepping into a job market sloshing to the brim with uncertainties. You might be asking yourself, “Will I be able to get a job?” or even “When will...

Why Private Insurance Needs to Be Part of the Economy

One of the most significant topics in the recent Democratic debates has been the issue of health care. Despite a common belief that private insurance should not be part of the equation, the individual insurance market accounts for a large part of the American economy. Private coverage plays such a leading role in so much of the...

An Overview of What Donaldcare Could Entail

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Democrats, Republicans, and political independents are all anxious to see what the future holds for the health care system in the United States. Newly elected President Donald Trump has already stated that there will be tweaks, if not an outright repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Trump believes that elected representatives should get rid of the individual mandate because...

Hope and Heartache – The Troubled Teen Industry

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The troubled teen industry is indeed filled with both hope and heartache. There are stories both positive and negative that set the industry apart from other industries. There are testimonials from parents who have sent their children to such institutions that will illuminate what it is like to be a resident of such a facility. Some people claim that...

3 Tips for Dealing with Florida’s Allergy Season

Florida is one of the most popular places to live in the U.S. due to the beautiful weather and the beaches that it offers. Although living in the Sunshine State may be a dream for many residents, it doesn't mean that there are a few drawbacks, which typically involves seasonal allergies. If you want to alleviate your...

How to Manage Severe Pain After an Injury

After a major injury, such as a severe strain, dislocation, or broken bones, it will naturally take some time for the pain of the injury to go away. Managing pain so that you can go about your daily routine is essential not only for your peace of mind but also for help in healing the injury as...

What You Need to Know About Assistive Devices

An assistive device is anything that makes it possible for you to attend to the basics of living. The most common form of assistive device is a pair of reading glasses. Other tools include hearing aids, walkers, canes or wheelchairs. Mobility Devices One of the challenges when trying to finance an...

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7 Things You Never Knew About South Africa

(Image Source: CapetownVillas.net) South Africa lies on the southernmost tip of Africa. It is the second most visited country on the continent. There is so...

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The Gentleman’s Guide to Investing

While it’s always good to save, leaving all your earnings to sit and gather dust will rarely leave you ahead in life....