Few Things You Need to Know About Incontinence Pads

Jun 24, 2016
Few Things You Need to Know About Incontinence Pads

Incontinence pads are largely used by people who have bladder control issues. They help them to move about freely without facing any embarrassing situations. These pads can also be used at night to prevent the mattress from getting wet or dirty. This helps in maintaining hygiene. Thus one does not need to worry about spoiling one’s clothes, bed sheet and mattress. Apart from incontinence pads, one can also use bed pads for your loved one with bladder control problem. This will prevent the furniture from getting spoiled and there is no hassle of wearing adult diapers.


Small-Bowel Cancer – What Is It and How Is It Treated

Jun 22, 2016
Small-Bowel Cancer – What Is It and How Is It Treated

The small-bowel takes up around 75% of the digestive tract however it is an area in which cases of cancer are fairly rare, with around 1000 people diagnosed with this disease every year. Read on to found out about what it is and how it is treated.


The Future of Rehabilitation: Using Virtual Reality to Heal

Jun 20, 2016
The Future of Rehabilitation: Using Virtual Reality to Heal

We are in an age where our current technological advances were once just a dream of 80’s children. Hover boards, computers in our pockets, and augmented or virtual reality are now a part of our world. These devices are becoming progressively more prominent in the market, and interesting developments are creating worlds we couldn’t even imagine 30 years ago.


Welcome Fatherhood

Jun 17, 2016
Welcome Fatherhood

This is the story of how a little boy name Xavier aka Xavi (sa-bi) changed my life forever. Major life events such as marriage, divorce, job promotion, graduation and others can bring many lifestyle changes that could potentially turn your life around. I recently became a new dad and experiencing fatherhood for the first time made me realize that life will be completely different from now on. It took me a while to realize how different life was going to be, but day by day I am faced with new experiences that are challenging but also rewarding in this new stage of my life.


Similarities and Differences of Osteopathy, Physiotherapy and Chiropractic

Jun 15, 2016
Similarities and Differences of Osteopathy, Physiotherapy and Chiropractic

The similarities and differences between the therapies of osteopathy, physiotherapy and chiropractic are often questioned by both new and recurrent patients of alternative medicine. Although it is widely agreed that the aim of all three therapies is very similar, their philosophies, principles and methodology all vary. To gain a deeper understanding of the similarities and differences in these professions we should take a look at each individual alternative therapy to understand their principles.


Authenticity, Muhammad Ali and the Power of Sport

Jun 13, 2016
Authenticity, Muhammad Ali and the Power of Sport

The word authenticity is being thrown around a bit casually these days, a trending “buzz word” in the urban vernacular. We hear people make statements such as, “I am just being me” when they choose to act certain ways or express their opinions.

The Social Impact Of Being Physical

Jun 10, 2016
The Social Impact Of Being Physical

 

We all have heard about the physical, mental and biological benefits of regular exercise and the immense emphasis that is laid on it, but have you ever wondered about the social aspect of being physical? A study in the ‘International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity’  brings into limelight the psycho social characteristics of a healthy fitness regime.


The Effect of Temperature on Sleep

Jun 08, 2016
The Effect of Temperature on Sleep

I’m going to point out the obvious. The temperature you sleep in has an effect on the quality of your sleep. Trying to sleep when it is overly hot is not easy. First, you start with your feet out from under the sheets. You start to toss and turn. Eventually, much to your growing frustration, you throw the sheets off altogether. Conversely, trying to sleep in really cold temperature is arguably worse. No one enjoys the feeling of waking up in the middle of the night shivering from the cold.


The Future of Personalized Medicine

Jun 06, 2016
The Future of Personalized Medicine

 

It is common knowledge that the health care industry has a rapidly changing landscape—and right now is an especially exciting time.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced a goal to move the health care system toward paying providers on the quality of care provided to their patients, rather than the quantity.


6 Superior Service Dogs: Brief History & Health Issues

Jun 03, 2016
6 Superior Service Dogs: Brief History & Health Issues

 

In the distant past, service dogs were primarily seen assisting those with sight problems, our police and military personnel, but nowadays you will see them practically everywhere. For more than 43 million people who are disabled in the United States, it’s estimated there are almost 400,000 service dogs assisting this differently abled population.