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

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

  • 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.

  • 4 Common Signs A Person May Be Using Heroin

    Heroin is a dangerous drug, and when a person begins using heroin there is a very high chance of becoming physically and psychologically addicted. Since the withdrawal from heroin can be severe, many people continue using even when they want to quit in order to avoid pain and discomfort. Recovering from a heroin addiction typically requires intensive heroin addiction treatment in a drug rehabilitation center. Parents of teens and young adults need to know the signs of heroin addiction in order to help their children if they become addicted.

  • Looking To Increase Income During Unemployment? Could Clinical Testing Be The Key?

    If you've recently been laid off or downsized, you may be looking for ways to supplement your unemployment benefits before jumping headlong into another full-time position. If your industry doesn't offer many freelancing opportunities, you may be looking outside the box--including, in some cases, medical testing and clinical drug trials. Read on to learn more about how you may be able to generate a source of side income by participating in certain medical tests and trials during your unemployment.

  • 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.