• 3 Tips to Helping a Teen NavigateMental Health

    Having a teenager comes with educating them about physical and mental health practices. Starting this education as early as possible is the best way for them to keep in touch with their needs and wellbeing for their entire lives. There are a few ways that you can go about making sure they know when to ask for mental health help when they need it. Making sure your teen has optimal mental health also means educating them on treating their entire body the right way. Here are some tips to helping ...
  • What Medical Careers Are in Demand?

    Jobs in the medical field are always in high demand. It could be because of the enormous size of the Baby Boomer generation that is starting to reach their senior citizen years. Or it could be that fewer people are attending college these days. Whatever the reason, there’s no denying that a medical career will probably keep you employed as long as you want to be. And there are a lot more jobs in the field than just physicians and nurses. In fact, a lot of the most in demand jobs are some ...
  • 3 Secrets to Staying Young After Retirement

    Although Pew Research suggests that 10,000 baby boomers retire each day, many of us would love nothing more than to stay young forever. But eventually, we all have to face the ways in which our age affects us—physically, mentally, and emotionally. That doesn’t mean the situation is hopeless, though. There are countless ways that seniors can take a proactive role in preserving their youth and health through the choices they make on a daily basis. The “secrets” outlined here may seem ...
  • A Comprehensive Overview of Crohn’s Disease

    According to statistics, about 780,000 people have been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and about 6 to 15 new people per 100,000 are diagnosed with Crohn’s each year. If you’re one of these individuals, you may be wondering how your life is going to be affected and what living with Crohn’s is going to mean for you. While Crohn’s can certainly have an impact on your life, the good news is that it is definitely manageable and you will be able to carry on with your daily life using the ...
  • What’s the Connection Between Sleep Apnea and Cervical Spine Disorders?  

     Cervical Spine Disorders?  Let’s face it. No one wants to be interrupted during a good night’s sleep. Whether it’s a snoring partner, a phone call, or aches and pains that keep a person from catching our full seven or eight hours of zzzz’s, a lack of solid sleep at night can make most of us tired and cranky the next day. But for the estimated 22 million Americans suffering from sleep apnea, the results can be much more serious, and studies show that, unfortunately, patients who ...
  • Finding the Perfect General Practitioner

    In America, almost 90 percent of the population has a regular healthcare provider, which means that up to 294 million people seek out quality medical care annually. With over 1.1 million doctors of medicine in the US, the search for the right general practitioner (GP) can feel like a bit like finding a white cat in a snowstorm. Thankfully, with the help of the internet’s advanced search capabilities, you won’t have to leave your bed to find the right person to assist you when you’re ...
  • Navigating the Northeast Ohio Medical Community  

    For those looking to take their medical or dental career to the next level in Ohio, finding a place to start can seem impossible — especially when considering the top medical communities in massive cities. If you’re studying pre-med in college, just moved, already live in Cleveland, or are looking to relocate to the Cleveland area, opportunities are available to help you navigate the medical community. The Cleveland Clinic  The Cleveland Clinic is a physician-led, non-profit, group ...
  • Things You Should Know Before Becoming a Health Care Professional  

    Careers in the healthcare field are booming. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projected an 18 percent growth rate from 2016 to 2026, and they attribute this growth to an aging population. This means there has never been a better time to become a professional in the field. If a healthcare career sounds like your dream job, there are some things you should consider first. What type of health care career would you like to pursue? There is a role for almost everyone in the health care ...
  • Whiplash Injury: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

    When we want to agree with someone without talking, we nod our heads. It’s something we do every single day without thinking. You won’t get whiplash from nodding your head too much, but it does stem from the same basic motion. It develops after something violent happens, like a car accident which causes your head to go forward and backward very suddenly. Some people can feel the effects of whiplash for years after the initial injury. With that said, here are some important things you ...
  • Can Getting in an Auto Accident Cause Arthritis?

    When people are involved in an auto accident, their most immediate concern is any urgent medical situations. Afterward, it’s often the problems that come with repairing or replacing their vehicle. Considering the long-term impacts, however, can have a direct bearing on how much of a settlement is negotiated or what kind of medical treatment options you choose. Because many times, symptoms of injuries won’t set in until some time after the accident has passed. Arm and leg damage Chro...