Good Healthcare Requires Treatment of Your Mind, Body, and Soul

Good Healthcare Requires Treatment of Your Mind, Body, and Soul

  • 4 Reasons to See a Podiatrist

    Since sore and tired feet seem to be so common, you may wonder when foot problems should be checked out by a podiatrist. It's not a good idea to ignore foot pain. Although you may experience it often, it doesn't mean it's normal. Here are some times it's a good idea to see a podiatrist. When You Have an Injury or Sore That Doesn't Heal If you have diabetes, you should see a podiatrist any time you have a sore or cut on your foot.

  • Spending Too Much Time As A Veterinarian Running On False House Calls? What To Do

    Are you a livestock veterinarian that spends a lot of time on calls to farms and barns, and sometimes you are called out when it's only a false alarm? If you are, and if you could send the others in your office to determine if the situation is an emergency, you want to get the right tools to prepare your staff to make the proper assessment. If you get veterinarian students, assistants, or other medical professionals that are used to working with animals, have them trained to use these things and have them assess the animals before you drop everything in your practice to see what is going on.

  • 4 Things To Consider When Purchasing A Wheelchair For Your Child

    If your child needs the assistance of a wheelchair, you need to make sure that your child's wheelchair fits their needs now and into the future. You need to think about how the wheelchair will be transported, where it will be used, how comfortable the wheelchair is, and how it looks. #1 Transportation The first thing you need to consider is how the wheelchair will be transported. Do you have a fully accessible wheelchair van with a lift that allows your child to get in and out of your vehicle while still in their wheelchair?

  • Three Ways To Help Your Parent Maintain Independence

    If you have an elderly parent that insists upon living alone, you may be worried about their well-being. This is especially true if they have known mobility issues. Although they may not be ready to go into assisted living or downsize their home, it does make sense to help them make their current home safer. The following ideas can help you reach this goal. Tip #1: Install emergency alert buttons

  • Three Natural Treatments For Spider Veins

    Varicose veins, otherwise known as spider veins, are a common ailment for many people. The spider veins are enlarged veins in the body. They can appear anywhere but are most usually seen in the feet and legs due to the pressure placed on the lower body by standing and walking. Varicose veins don't typically cause any problems other than being a cosmetic concern for some people who don't like how they look.

About Me

Good Healthcare Requires Treatment of Your Mind, Body, and Soul

I have worked in a supportive role in the medical industry for over 20 years, and I have been amazed at the advances in medicine that have been made. While it is always great to hear about a new medication that helps cure a disease or a new surgical procedure that can help someone live a normal life again after an injury, I have been especially amazed at the research that has shown just how much our physical and mental health are connected. Since I keep on top of all of the amazing medical studies being performed and I know others are too busy to hunt them down themselves, I decided to start a blog to share my favorite health tips for keeping both your mind and body healthy.