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5 Major Risks to Health Care Workers on the Job

5 Major Risks to Health Care Workers on the Job

As ironic as it sounds, the health care industry isn’t so healthy. In 2010 alone, it had approximately 653,900 cases of illness and injury – one of the highest in the private industry sector, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Considering that this is 152,000 more cases than the next-most dangerous sector – manufacturing […]

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Is Your Cell Phone Causing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

It’s 2015. Most people cannot live without their tablet, cellphone or laptop. While everyone is increasingly using their electronics, they are subjecting themselves to serious conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome. Is Your Cell Phone Causing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome is a medical condition in which the nerve tunnel becomes compressed at the wrist. The […]

How to stop diarrhea in children

How to Stop Diarrhea in Children

When adults get diarrhea, they already know that they have to eat the right type of food, follow a certain diet and hydrate themselves constantly in order to remain alert even when diarrhea is causing them discomfort but when children experience diarrhea, it can be an entirely different thing.   A lot of adults usually […]

4 Ways to Fight Arthritis Pain

4 Ways to Fight Arthritis Pain

As people age, they often complain about pain attributable to arthritis, a swelling of the body’s joints, especially those of the hands, knees and feet. They aren’t alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 52 million individuals in the United States suffer from arthritis; interestingly, of this figure, nearly 300,000 […]

How to Avoid Getting Sick from the Hospital

How to Avoid Getting Sick from the Hospital

You go to the doctor or the hospital to get feeling better, but it’s not that uncommon to catch a cold while you’re there. Sure, it may seem like hospitals are safe – especially since a lot of them reek of cleaning chemicals and bleach – but that’s not always the case. With so many […]

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8 Foods That Strengthen Your Teeth

There’s no magic pill or formula that strengthens teeth; all it takes is a few healthy choices.   (image courtesy of flickr)   To naturally improve your teeth, try some of these common foods. They might already be a part of your daily meals.   Milk   It’s a classic choice if you want to […]

Qualifying for Disability with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition that results when inflammation in the wrist causes nerve pressure. In addition to pain, individuals who suffer from the disorder can experience numbness in the thumb, index and middle fingers that leads to hand weakness over time and may cause people to frequently drop items. In some cases, […]

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Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

Gіvіng bіrth wіll nо dоubt bе оnе оf thе mоst mаgісаl mоmеnts оf уоur lіfе аnd tо еnsurе thаt уоur сhіld іs strоng аnd hарру, іt іs іmроrtаnt уоu dо аll уоu саn tо hаvе а hеаlthу рrеgnаnсу. То hеlр уоu аnd уоur bаbу оn уоur wау, thіs аrtісlе hаs соmріlеd а numbеr оf tірs […]

How to recognize ADHD symptoms in children

How to Recognize ADHD Symptoms in Children

There is no denying that as parents you put the welfare and well-being of your children at the top of your priority list. It is not surprising that you worry when you notice anything unusual in your child’s behavior. An overactive imagination, restlessness and extreme energy may cause you to think that your child has […]

best diet to ease an upset stomach

Best Diet to Ease an Upset Stomach

Having an upset stomach especially when you know that you have a lot of things to do can be a very hard thing for a lot of people because they know that even though they have to move and do what is expected of them, their upset stomach is hindering them from doing what they […]