A lot of people start to panic when the weather gets warmer. The worry is not that it gets warmer in the summer, but that neglected physical health might not have the body looking its best. There are plenty of reasons to stay healthy all year long, but as layers disappear and more skin shows […]
When turning the calendar over to April, a lot of individuals start to feel scratchy throats, runny noses, and irritated skin and eyes creeping in. The symptoms of allergies are often minor for most but can build up at the busiest allergy season periods to unbearable levels. What may start as a minor irritation can […]
March is National Kidney Month. This month, we want to take some time to focus on kidney disease. It’s a widespread condition, but many people are lacking vital information about the illness including warning signs and how it affects the body. As you read over this important information remember, the best way to help those […]
If you’re planning your next trip out of the country, you’ve likely read a thing or two about travel vaccinations. Travel vaccinations vary depending on where in the world you plan to travel. Learning what vaccinations, you need is as simple as a quick visit to the CDC website, and getting the vaccinations is easy […]
Getting healthier and reaching your health and wellness goals involve a lot of time and dedication. Beyond just eating well, actually improving your overall health requires dedication to getting necessary healthcare services, exercise, and long-term attentiveness to your most pressing healthcare needs.
For example, wellness goals including improving your sleep schedule can have a tremendous impact […]
Sports-related injuries can impact both elite and amateur athletes alike.
Many of these injuries tend to stem from minor trauma to muscles, ligaments, and/or tendons according to the Massachusetts General Hospital Orthopedics. Sprains, and strains are common injuries suffered by athletes in general.
Sometimes though, a sports injury can be serious injuries like a head […]
Hepatitis is a disease that once saw a significant decline in the number of cases per year. Surprisingly, in 2018 the United States saw a significant increase in hepatitis cases and outbreaks across the nation. To understand why that increase occurred you have to realize what hepatitis is, what the symptoms are, and how it’s […]
The government shutdown has had impacts in all areas of day to day life in this country, some that you may not even realize. The closure is due to President Donald Trump requesting 5.7 billion dollars to fund a border wall between the US and Mexico. Neither party is willing to compromise, so it doesn’t […]
Life can be hectic with work, family, friends, hobbies, and other commitments. Sometimes, it feels like you don’t have enough time to get that sprain checked out right away. Or you may not get the flu shot even though most people have told you to get it.
For medical needs that are immediate and require fast […]
Winter can be a festive season filled with holiday fun, sledding, snowman making, and other activities that make the cold weather fun.
However, it is crucial to maintain good health and safety when the temperature begins to drop. The sometimes harsh conditions of winter can make it hard to travel and put excess physical strain […]