Posts

  • Four Reasons for Buying the Flowers of the Cannabis Plant

    CBD, or cannabidiol, is used for a number of health products now. You may see the Cannabis or CBD flower sale ads all over the internet, but unless you know exactly what you are buying, you may be surprised when you receive your order. The flower of these plants is the top-most part, above all of the leaves and the stems. Most people just want the cannabis leaves for recreational or medicinal purposes, but they are missing out on the properties of the flowers themselves.
    [Read More]

  • How To Get Rid Of Your Baby's Heat Rash

    When your baby suffers from heat rash, it can make them extremely miserable. The tiny bumps that appear will make your baby uncomfortable and itchy. You may become alarmed and fearful. However, heat rashes can often be taken care of by using a few simple tricks. Here are a few things your doctor may recommend in addition to any medication you may get. Keep Your Baby's Skin Cool When the rash is at its worst, try to give cool baths and showers.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Reasons You Should Immunize Your Child

    Thanks in large part to misinformation and a discredited study in which one doctor falsely linked vaccines to autism, the number of children receiving vaccines in the United States has dropped dramatically. The result has been catastrophic. In the year 2000, measles was officially considered an eliminated disease in the United States. Fast forward nineteen years later and between January and May 2019 alone, there were 764 reported cases of measles.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Ways To Take Care Of Your Health This Spring & Prevent Unnecessary Trips To The Urgent Care

    As you clean up your house and organize your life this spring, be sure to take some time to also address your health. Spring is a great time to check-in with yourself and make sure you are treating your body well. By treating your body well, you can prevent the need for emergency care.  #1 Take Care of Any Check-Ups If you have not scheduled your yearly physical and wellness check, call up your primary care provider and schedule your wellness check for the year.
    [Read More]

  • Four Treatments For Melanoma Cancer And The Side Effects You Can Expect

    Most doctors will catch melanoma cancer before it gets any deeper than your skin. That is excellent news, since it means that you will probably not die from it. However, depending on the depth of the melanoma and where the cancer is located, you may still need one (or more) of the four following treatments. Laser Ablation Dermatologists are now using laser ablation to remove cancer and pre-cancerous cells from the skin.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Ways Using Smart IV Pumps Decreases Medication Errors

    If the intravenous pumps the staff in your health care clinic are using have become old, you may be searching for new replacements. If so, you may want to consider switching to smart IV pumps that have certain benefits that help decrease the potential for medication errors. 1.  Pump Is Connected to the Pharmacy's Drug Library One way smart IV pumps help with decreasing medication errors is that its internal computer is linked to your pharmacy's drug library.
    [Read More]

  • Don't Know ASL? Proven And Effective Ways To Communicate With the Hearing Impaired

    If you know someone that is hearing impaired, you might find communication somewhat difficult. It may prove especially difficult if you do not know American Sign Language — or ASL. In truth, it is best not to assume that someone who is hearing impaired knows ASL. It is estimated that approximately 28 million Americans suffer from some form of hearing loss, yet only an estimated 500,000 people use ASL as a natural language.
    [Read More]

  • Common Causes Of Erectile Disfunction

    Erectile dysfunction is a condition where a male is unable to maintain an erection sufficient to achieve ejaculation during sexual intercourse. There are a number of reasons why a man might struggle with this problem, and treating the underlying cause is just as important as treating the dysfunction itself. Your doctor can give you ED treatment medications that help you sustain an erection, but you should also learn the cause so you can improve the condition if you can.
    [Read More]

  • 5 Ways To Help Your Family With Drug Addiction Recovery

    Entering a drug rehab program is only one small part of kicking an addiction problem. Recovering from a drug addiction is a long process and requires a strong support system. If your family member has recently completed a rehab program, it's important to be there for that person. Here are some different ways you can help your loved one with the recovery process. Do Not Be Judgmental Your family member's drug addiction may have caused him or her to make some poor decisions in the past.
    [Read More]

  • Understanding Insomnia And How To Treat It

    One of the best ways to start your day is with a good night's sleep. Unfortunately, getting a good night's rest is not a luxury that everyone has. Some individuals are unable to get their recommend eight or so hours or sleep each night. In fact, for about 50 to 70 million adults in the United States, some form of sleep or wakefulness disorder, such as insomnia, narcolepsy, and sleep apnea, keeps them up at night.
    [Read More]