• Urgent Care Clinics and Your Physical Therapy Options

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    Many Americans choose to go to hospital emergency rooms when they become injured or ill after their physician’s normal business hours. When these situations aren’t life-threatening, they can receive the quality care they need at a local urgent care facility instead.

    Currently, there are 20,000 physicians that practice Urgent Care Medicine, which is a growing specialty. It’s important to note that an urgent care clinic can address many of the of health concerns that tend to be associated with traditional hospital emergency rooms. Furthermore, they also have advanced diagnostic tools, laboratory services, and other benefits.

    Clinic care is available throughout the week for approximately 85% of urgent Continue Reading

  • 4 Reasons Why Physical Therapy Is More Important Than You Think

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    Most adults don’t receive the recommended amount of daily exercise. In fact, only a third of us receive the right amount of activity each week. This avoidance to physical activity also seems to manifest itself when physicians recommend physical therapy. Physical therapy tends to get a bad rap. After illness, injury, or medical conditions cause limitations in the mobility of individuals, it becomes difficult to earn back that mobility. To achieve your former level of function is certainly no easy task.

    If you have experienced such a condition, your family physician may have suggested physical therapy treatments to gain back some mobility — and this can be daunting. There i Continue Reading

  • Where Do You Go When You Have a Healthcare Need After Normal Office Hours?

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    It was a sudden trip to the closet of the towns urgent care facilities. But then again, most trips to urgent care facilities are sudden. You may wait two, three, or four hours before you go, but once you decide to make the trip it is often sudden. On this particular trip you were going in to the mobile health clinic because your daughter had some unusual swelling from what looks like a spider bite.
    Of course, your daughter did not show you the swelling until after dinner on a Monday night. With a house full of company expected at your house by Tuesday morning, the timeline for getting the bit checked out was a little tight, plus you did not want to risk the swelli Continue Reading

  • Finding the Perfect Assisted Living Home for You and Your Needs

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    Growing older is a subject that is surprisingly touchy, for something that everyone goes through. Dying young is tragic, but growing older is to be avoided somehow. These unattainable standards set by society put unnecessary pressure on individuals. There can be so many joys to be found in the aging process and along the way. If you are heading into your retirement years or looking at the next chapter by considering assisted living home options, there is plenty to look forward to.

    The process of finding the perfect place

    No matter what stage of life it is, moving into a new place can be a daunting endeavor. But once the hassle of the search, the move itself, and the signing of leases or contracts is over, the overwhelming feeling can disappear as the excitement be Continue Reading

  • Five Ways to Reduce Sweating Excessively

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    No one wants to deal with excessive sweating armpits. The average person has a range of 2 to 4 million sweat glands in the body. Certain conditions are known to cause more sweating to occur than others. One reason armpit sweat is such a burden for many people is that it is hard to hide. Raising your arms slightly shows the world sweaty and stained armpit areas of a shirt. Learning how to control underarm sweat will help avoid future embarrassment. In this post, you will learn five tips to reduce sweaty armpits.

  • Avoid Certain Foods: The most common type of foods that cause sweating are spicy foods. Consuming spicy foods causes your body temperature to raise. In turn, an increas Continue Reading
  • What You Need to Know about an Employee Group Benefits Plan

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    Employee turnover is one of the greatest expenses a company will be forced to deal with. The expense of turnover includes lost production, increased marketing, training, and more. According to one report, $11 billion is lost annually as a direct result of employee turnover. Further, nearly half of all millennials report, if given the opportunity, they will leave their current employer within two years.

    Despite the belief that there is an overall lack of jobs in the United States, over half of employees state that they are confident they can find a new job in the next 12 months. Another 35% state they will leave their current job if they do not receive a pay raise within the next year.

    Businesses are finding it more and more difficult to find and maintain reliable Continue Reading

  • Urgent Care Clinics Here to Help!

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    Keeping yourself healthy is one of the most difficult things to do. Regardless of how wonderful our diet is, whether we get the recommended amount of daily exercise, limit our exposure to toxins, and attempt to manage stress in a healthy way; illness can catch us when we least expect it.

    When you’re faced with an unexpected illness or accident, it’s good to know that there are numerous clinics near you with some of the best doctors around. Whether you’re feeling under the weather or sprained an ankle like an estimated 25,000 Americans each day, it’s good to know that there are great local doctors at an urgent care clinic near you.

    An estimated 3 million patients visit urgent care clinics each wea Continue Reading

  • Supplements Improve Digestion and Overall Health

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    Your digestive system needs enough vitamins to function properly. If you take the proper supplements to improve digestion, it can alleviate constipation, bloating, and improve your glucose tolerance. Also, if you suffer from heartburn, you may benefit from taking digestive enzyme supplements. Some of these digestive health supplements are good at removing toxins from the body.

    There are more than 60,000 different compounds produced in big quantities for agricultural and industrial use in the United States. None of them require safety testing! That is an alarming amount considering that these compounds are in our environment and sometimes end up in our food. Considering that heavy metals seem to be so prevalent in our society, we may need to take heavy metal detox supplements.
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  • Have You Had the Difficult Conversations with Your Aging Parents?

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    Have you ever had one of those conversations where you talk about everything, except what you really should be talking about?
    With your father you talk about the weather and the fact that last night’s storm brought as much as two inches of rain, but not about the eventual need for him to move into some kind of assisted living setting.
    With your mother you talk about how an old neighborhood friend has planted three dozen tulip bulbs in her backyard, but not about the fact that your mother does not seem to be able to keep herself as clean as she once did.
    With both of your parents you talk about the news from the city council that the potholes around the city are not going to be fixed until early fall, but you do not discuss their wishes about what they want to do when they are no longer able Continue Reading

  • Have You Ever Been Part of a Clinical Study?

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    Some medical research studies across the nation are waiting on the latest decisions in Washington, D.C. to see if they will continue to receive funding. For while some medical research studies are funded by pharmaceutical companies, universities, and large corporations, others receive at least partial funding from government programs, some of which might be threatened to major changes or the complete dismantling of programs included in the Affordable Care Act.
    As a nation, many people rely on the results of clinical drug development studies and other types of clinical trials for the medicine and the treatment that they need. In a time of changing healthcare funding, like the one that often happens with a new Presidential cabinet, many patients, doctors, and the studies themselves are in a wait and Continue Reading

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