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Employee Wellness – Is it Safe to Exercise While Sick? post image

With an increased focus on health and fitness in the average workplace, employee wellness and executive health programs are getting more and more popular nowadays. Many such programs are beginning to shift the focus from treating health conditions in the aftermath, to more preventative steps. Preventative actions, like improving health, boosting immunity, and creating a business atmosphere that promotes good physical health – including fitness and nutrition, should be the main objectives. But, is it wise to encourage employees to exercise while sick or should employers caution against it? [click to continue…]

Treatments & Home Remedies To Cure Hemorrhoids Without A Surgery post image

Hemorrhoids, also known as piles, is a condition, where the patient’s vascular structures, or veins, present in the anal canal, become swollen and cause bleeding. These vascular veins are delicately thin and very sensitive, bringing-in rigorous discomforts at the time of inflammation and bleeding. The popular denomination is derived from two Greek words ‘Heamour’ and ‘Rhoid’ which mean ‘Blood and Flowing’. [click to continue…]

7 Simple Rules Of Cleaning For A Healthier You

7 Simple Rules Of Cleaning For A Healthier You post image

It’s everyone goal to live a healthy and long life, that’s no secret. Apart from all the exercise regimes, yoga sessions, eating healthy and sleeping properly, there is something else that can negatively affect your wellbeing. I’m talking about personal hygiene and cleanness of your surroundings, factors which can encourage various health problems, in case you don’t allocate enough time for it. Handling your personal hygiene, comes in most cases as a natural thing, but what about your home, office and other places that you spend time in, daily? [click to continue…]

What is Medical Billing and How To Get Employed!

What is Medical Billing and How To Get Employed! post image

Medical billing is a flourishing profession and a great career opportunity. It’s intended to help insurers and health care specialists to manage the treatment costs of their patients. Medical billers ensure that physicians get compensated for their treatment, and all necessary medical procedures are stated correctly, by acting as a buffer between the health care provider and the insurer. [click to continue…]

Finding Proper Treatment Options for Sciatica

radiating sciatic nerve pain

The pain you feel when your sciatic nerve is creating problems for you is usually known as sciatica. The pain mainly affects our spinal cord. As we all know, our spine is a network of smaller bones, which are joined together by tendons (muscle fibres between bone joints). The discs in the spine act as a cushion for these bones, which are also collectively known as the vertebrae among medical experts. The main function of these discs and bones is to protect your spinal nerve and all the tendrils of this nerve, which spread out from in between the discs to spread out to other parts of your body. When these nerves get pinched, stressed or agitated between the spinal discs or bones, you feel pain in your back, or your sciatic region. The pain usually occurs when the nerves are depressed between your S1 and L4-L6 vertebrae. [click to continue…]

Benefits Offered by Sedation Dentistry

sedated-patient-during-dental-procedure

Sedation dentistry is a process that utilizes medication to help patients feel relaxed during the dental procedure. The ultimate goal of the sedatives is to relieve stress and anxiety, helping the dental appointment to be more agreeable and comfortable.
Sedation dentistry has become much more popular in the past several years, due to the number of benefits that it provides to the patients, as well as the dentist. [click to continue…]

woman sleeping on wedge pillow

GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) affects approximately seven million people in the United States alone and another 20% of the population reports at least weekly bouts of indigestion. More than just a case of frequent heartburn, GERD causes irregular relaxation of the muscles in the esophagus and allows digestive acids to reflux or run back up the esophagus causing discomfort, pain, and long-term health problems. [click to continue…]

woman experiencing toothache

When you experience an emergency involving your gums or teeth, it is important to have the proper knowledge to get through it. The best way to prevent dental emergencies is by regularly visiting your dentist for preventive care. If there is a wait involved in seeing your dentist after a dental emergency, then you should take over the counter pain meds until you can see a dental professional. The following are few ways you can reduce or minimize your visits to an emergency dental clinic in your area. [click to continue…]

5 Common Dental Procedures Provided By A Dentist post image

Making regular visits to a dentist is mandatory if you wish to own and maintain a healthy and nice looking smile. Because of the heavily processed food that we eat nowadays, our denture is exposed to many threats, which can’t be totally eliminated with a clean oral hygiene. This is why cavities occur from time to time, teeth get stained, gums turn red, become inflamed and start bleeding. The sooner you tackle a dental problem, the easier it can be fixed. Your dentist visit will end up less pricey and your smile remains natural! The following are a few different procedures that are most common dentist offices. [click to continue…]

pregant woman at chiropractor

Many experts have opposing views when it comes to chiropractic care during a pregnancy. Most opinions claim that it is safe since most alternative medicine specialists have training on how to treat women that are expecting a baby. There are a variety of treatments, like acupuncture for fertility and others that are geared towards a woman’s productive organs. The following are facts supporting the safety of chiropractic care for pregnant women. [click to continue…]