Guest Posts

Living with an Auto-Immune Disease

Auto-immune diseases are some of the most difficult illnesses to diagnose correctly. Patients can get misdiagnosed, or they might be told that their symptoms are a sign of fatigue and stress. Neither of these ‘diagnoses’ will help them combat the disease that’s actually taking a toll on their lives. Let’s get to know a bit [...]

By | 2019-10-07T10:17:12+00:00 October 7th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Living with an Auto-Immune Disease

Therapies to Help You Recover from a Sports Injury

If you are fairly active and often participate in sports, it’s pretty likely that at some point in your life you will experience a sports-related injury. You don’t necessarily need to be a star athlete to become injured, as accidents happen all the time, from even the smallest amount of exercise. An injury can occur [...]

By | 2019-09-26T10:17:48+00:00 September 26th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Therapies to Help You Recover from a Sports Injury

The Military-Level CPR and First Aid Kit Essentials Required for Gun Shootings Response

  With the mystifying yet frightening increase of active shooter events, terrorist attacks, and mass casualty events (bombings), there is an increasing necessity for improved response kits and general public training, for the safety of our nation. This article will look at the military-level CPR and first aid kit essentials required for gun shootings response, [...]

By | 2019-10-07T11:23:06+00:00 September 23rd, 2019|Cool Stuff, Guest Posts|Comments Off on The Military-Level CPR and First Aid Kit Essentials Required for Gun Shootings Response

Top 3 Medical Devices for Surgeons

When skill alone isn't enough, the right set of surgical tools can save lives. Beyond scalpels and forceps, surgeons stock their supply cabinets with a variety of devices meant to assist in their regular operations. These 3 versatile medical devices are useful additions in most operating rooms. Shop Hospital & Surgical Supplies   Surgical [...]

By | 2019-09-23T14:41:32+00:00 September 19th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Top 3 Medical Devices for Surgeons

Fun Low-Impact Exercise Activities for Seniors

Whether you’re recovering from an injury or surgery, you have aching muscles and joints, or you just don’t want the harsh impact of an aggressive workout, you can still get your blood pumping in your golden years with low-impact exercises. The best exercises for seniors should focus on overall wellness. As you age, your risk [...]

By | 2019-09-17T14:06:52+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Health|Comments Off on Fun Low-Impact Exercise Activities for Seniors

Tips on Choosing a Wheelchair

Here's the first rule of the day: choosing a wheelchair is not an easy task. In fact, it's just as important as any life-changing decision you will ever make. Why? Not only do you have to consider the patients' needs, but you also have to consider the types of wheelchairs out there. There are both [...]

By | 2019-11-08T11:38:22+00:00 September 6th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Wheelchairs|Comments Off on Tips on Choosing a Wheelchair

Evolution of Medicine

Surprising but true - medicine is getting increasingly advanced, judging by the fact that life expectancy has increased around the globe. In 1840, a woman was expected to live only 42 years. In 2019, a man can expect to reach 84! More women over forty are getting pregnant these days because they know that they [...]

By | 2019-09-02T14:20:07+00:00 September 2nd, 2019|Cool Stuff, Guest Posts|Comments Off on Evolution of Medicine

Packing Essentials for a Stay in a Nursing Home

Some medical procedures require patients to go through an inpatient rehabilitation process. Such will be dependent on the type and seriousness of the disease, but the main objective is for the patient to get a total treatment. It may include different programs like occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapy, among others. Packing for a [...]

By | 2019-08-29T14:59:48+00:00 August 29th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts|Comments Off on Packing Essentials for a Stay in a Nursing Home

Best Dentist-Approved Remedies for Toothaches

A toothache can be excruciatingly painful. A toothache typically points to something more seriously wrong with your teeth, gums or jaw. Symptoms can last for several days.  When a toothache occurs during the weekend, and your dentist isn't available, you can relieve the pain with the help of these soothing remedies, approved by dental experts. [...]

By | 2019-08-15T11:23:23+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Best Dentist-Approved Remedies for Toothaches

Limited Range of Motion: Tips for Treatment

Our extended range of motion is often underappreciated until we begin to lose parts of it. Illnesses such as arthritis, tendonitis, and a whole assortment of other muscular, soft tissue, and bone disorders can gradually chip away at our ability to move. These disorders make our daily movements painful, and through this pain, limit our [...]

By | 2019-08-14T14:11:56+00:00 August 14th, 2019|Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on Limited Range of Motion: Tips for Treatment