Making Decisions About Home Care

  • A Look At The Pros & Cons Of Testosterone Injection Therapy For Men

    4 July 2019

    Just as women can have problems with lower than normal estrogen levels, men can also run into the same issues with their testosterone levels. While it is normal for testosterone to drop as you get older, if your levels drop to a level that is unusual or that is causing you problems, your doctor may recommend that you get testosterone injection therapy. This form of male hormone therapy is the most typical, even though there are other options.

  • How Spinal Injections Can Relieve Your Back Pain

    30 May 2019

    If it is your first time receiving spinal injections for back pain you probably have a lot of questions. Having questions is normal and in order to have peace of mind before you take the injection you need answers. The following are some of the common questions that are asked before taking a spinal injection. Is the Pain Relief Permanent? The pain relief from a spinal injection is not permanent. The relief you will get will last anywhere from a few weeks to a year.

  • Treating Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: What You Should Know

    13 May 2019

    If you or a loved one have been recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, you may be understandably shocked and confused. Receiving a cancer diagnosis of any kind can be tough, but lymphomas can be particularly difficult to wrap your head around. One of your top questions and priorities will be the treatment options available for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Learn more about some of these options. Then, you can be better prepared to discuss your treatment plan with your doctor going forward.

  • Weight Loss And Management Tips

    18 March 2019

    It is a common problem for individuals to struggle to reach their weight loss goals. Often, this can be due to them failing to follow the best practices for weight management. Increase Your Activity Levels For many individuals, modern life can be fairly sedentary. This can make it difficult for them to get their recommended amounts of exercise, which can make weight gain more likely. While it may be difficult for individuals to find the time for a full exercise session every day, making an effort to increase your daily activity and to exercise at least a few times a week can dramatically reduce the difficulty you may be experiencing with your weight loss efforts.

  • First Aid Tips For Keeping Your Child Safe

    6 February 2019

    Keeping children safe from the various injuries that they can be at risk of experiencing is a major chore for any parent. While scrapped knees and other abrasions are likely to be among the most commonly encounter problems, there are many other problems and injuries that you will want to take steps to prepare to manage. Be Prepared For Allergic Reactions Allergic reactions can pose a significant health risk, and it is a reality that many children will develop potentially severe allergic reactions to various substances.

  • Banana Rolls: How Do You Sculpt Your Booty?

    30 December 2018

    Many women and men struggle with stubborn areas of fat that won't go away, no matter what they do. Some of the most stubborn problems to eliminate are banana rolls. Banana rolls can affect your buttocks and thighs. Learn more about banana rolls and how you can sculpt them away for good below. What Are Banana Rolls? Although men and women can develop excess fat in the belly or abdomen over time, some people develop pockets of extra fat in their buttocks and in the backs of their thighs.

  • Asthma Care Services That Can Help Your Child

    20 November 2018

    If you have a child that suffers from asthma, you probably spend many hours worrying about the best way to ensure the child does not experience an attack when you are not around. There are different ways to help keep your child breathing easily, and it is likely you will need to use more than one method. Here are a few methods to consider and have ready at all times.

  • Reprogramming The Human Body For Better Healing: Therapies That Can Help

    9 October 2018

    Illness and disease causing the body to revert to a disabled and non-functional state is not how anyone sees his/her life going. However, modern science and technology are constantly pushing the limits of technology and treatments for all kinds of diseases. Some of these treatments are grounded in real research and science and may actually help you feel better and battle your health concerns. These treatments are said to "re-program" the way the human body operates so that disease and illness cannot follow through on their "

  • 3 Things To Discuss Senior Care Assistant At The Nursing Home

    11 September 2018

    If you have a loved one in a nursing home or assisted living facility, then you know how important it is that he or she receives the best medical and psychological care. Whether your loved one has a chronic medical condition or is cognitively impaired, you should be kept well-informed on his or her progress by the senior care assistants and nursing staff. Here are three things to discuss with the senior care assistants who are caring for your loved one.

  • Considering A Vasectomy? 3 Things You Need To Know Before Getting The Procedure

    29 June 2018

    A vasectomy is a way to ensure that you don't have children. A vasectomy ensures that your semen does not contain sperm, thus preventing you from getting a female pregnant. A vasectomy is a medical outpatient procedure. Before getting a vasectomy, it is important to fully understand the implications and impact of getting a vasectomy. A Vasectomy Will Make It Hard to Have Children A vasectomy is designed to make it difficult, if not impossible, for you to have children.