Posts Tagged“health”

For most non-medical people, the idea of visiting the doctor is a scary one. It generally taps into fears of the unknown, of death and of fear of hospitals. But doctors are here to help, they are trained to heal and to nurture and they are people you should seek out rather than avoid. Build relationships with them and visit them as often as is needed. The more familiar that a doctor is with your particular needs and conditions, the more effectively he or she will be able to treat you. Some doctors are more critical in this area than…

Working for long hours can have a really bad effect on your health since you often end up not eating for long periods of time. Fortunately, you can always go for some snacks. The problem is that most people just eat what they find, normally some sandwiches or fast food. Why do that when there are so many healthy options available, like the popular ones mentioned below by Louis Hernandez Jr, an entrepreneur that knows a lot about spending a lot of time in the office? Check out some healthy snack ideas that are delicious and that you may want…

A lot of people might not see the importance of seeking cosmetic dental care and might see it as superfluous. In some cases, they simply don’t think it’s worth it while others might think that it’s simply out of their budget. But many people would be surprised at the wide variety of treatments available and how beneficial getting cosmetic dental work done can be. In this article, we’re going to give you six clear signs that you should consider going for cosmetic dentistry. You’re Embarrassed by Your Smile One of the biggest signs that you should consider seeing a cosmetic…

eClinicalWorks is now celebrating 20 years of service and continues to provide services that remains at the forefront of modern-day patient interactions. Here are some of the areas that the company focuses on in terms of medical practices. Telemedicine and Handling ADHD Patients Mental restlessness will always been a problem for some individuals, especially in a world with so many stimulants. It has only been in recent decades, however, that doctors identified the disorder known as ADHD. ADHD should not be ignored and it requires certain medical treatment. Likewise, the use of remote technologies to care for patients has been…

When I moved down to Texas two years ago I must say that I was delighted to discover that next door to us we had a doctor who was living there with his wife. Dr. Roger Olade has since become a very good friend of mine which has made our living situation even better, after all it is never a bad idea to have a doctor on your doorstep, or a friend for that matter! In what could be considered by some as a conflict of interests my wife is actually a holistic specialist who sells products which aim to…

With almost 40 percent of all adults technically considered obese in most first world countries, there should be more of a cry of outrage coming from the population. Remember that this does not even take into account the people that are merely considered overweight. These adults are fat and not just by a few pounds. The public has taken a strong stance on smoking in the last couple of decades. The same must be done for obesity. If you or someone you care about would like to get healthier and lose a few pounds, here are three ways to jump…

Sometimes it is a normal part of life to be in a ‘blue mood’ due to the loss of a loved one, being laid off from job or being ill for a long time. If you have depression symptoms due to some stressful event that has suddenly occurred in your life, this is called ‘situational depression’. The majority of people recover from this kind of depression called situational depression, though this might take a few days or weeks. Nevertheless, when the symptoms of depression don’t seem to go away, they start interfering with your physical ability to function and lead…

If you have a bad back due to injury or a medical condition and you’re determined to get it better, read on and learn some great tips for improving the condition of your back We often don’t realize how important our backs are until we experience back problems. Then we realise just how few things we can do without the use of our backs. Humans are one of the few mammals that stand upright and as a result a large amount of pressure is placed on the back and spine. When we combine the different types of movements that we…

  The majority of healthcare professionals are required to participate in continuing medical education (CME) or development courses to remained licensed, but these courses shouldn’t be considered boxes to check off along the way. No, regardless of specialization, these courses can help bridge gaps in the current education system and ensure that healthcare professionals are informed of the latest innovations and best practices. With this in mind, allied health professionals should consider the demands of their role when selecting CME courses to maximize the benefits of such programs. Key Areas For CME Historically, CME courses have focused on traditional learning,…

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a health condition which hampers a man’s ability is unable to get and/or maintain an erection that allows sexual activity with penetration. Erectile Dysfunction is said to affect four out of every ten men over the age of 50, however, most men with this condition don’t request for treatment. How Does Erectile Dysfunction Happen? Men begin showing signs of erectile dysfunction when type V phosphodiesterase (an enzyme) breaks down nitric oxide too quickly. In simple term, Nitric oxide is basically the mojo for a man’s erection. Without it, there would be no firmness in a man’s…