Do Multivitamins Actually Benefit Your Health?

Jun 22, 2017
Do Multivitamins Actually Benefit Your Health?

If you’ve ever wondered if the multivitamins you pop at breakfast do you any good, you’re not the only one. Multivitamins seem great in theory, but they might not be making the kind of positive impact you’d like to see, especially for what you spend. Chewy and sweet gummies make the pill easier to swallow for kids, but are they really worth buying at all? Do multivitamins actually benefit your health? Let’s take a look.


5 Challenges to Maintaining Regular Exercise Regimen

Jun 19, 2017
5 Challenges to Maintaining Regular Exercise Regimen

Do you have a hard time maintaining a regular exercise schedule? Most people do. If staying motivated to hit the gym was easy, there wouldn’t be so many people giving up on their fitness resolutions in mid-February, and gyms would stay packed year round. You might see very fit people and wonder how they do it. Is it willpower? Innate athleticism? Of course, it varies. The journey to physical fitness is different for everyone, and you might be surprised to learn that the people you envy had a tough road to get where they are. Staying on track can be a challenge, but these 5 barriers to regular exercise CAN be overcome. Let’s take a look.


How Medical Errors Disproportionately Affect People with a Disability

Jun 14, 2017
How Medical Errors Disproportionately Affect People with a Disability

Recently, a friend of mine went to the hospital with gallbladder problems. While removing her gallbladder, a medical professional nicked her pancreas, causing severe illness for several weeks and unknown complications in the future. This got me thinking, how often do medical errors result in disabilities and other permanent health conditions?


Assistive Technology to Improve Education for Students with Autism

Jun 12, 2017
Assistive Technology to Improve Education for Students with Autism

Every individual has potential. This month, we have cause to celebrate that. June 18 is Autistic Pride Day, a celebration of the diversity of everyone on the autism spectrum.

In the US, One in 68 children is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Regardless, educators rarely receive specialized training in order to best meet the needs of students with ASD. Given how ubiquitous the disorder is, it is clear that measures must be taken to ensure equal access to education.

Fortunately, there are several types of assistive technologies that can improve the quality of education for these learners. By implementing the following devices in K-12 education, we can help ensure that students with autism can develop the social and language skills needed to succeed in life:


How To Treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome? (part 2)

Jun 07, 2017
How To Treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome? (part 2)

Do you have pain from irritable bowel syndrome? Ever thought how to easily treat it? Or maybe you are just curious to know how to treat it? If one of the three of the questions above are a pain in your back, no more worries. We have got you covered. In this article, we will tacks some of the best ways to treat irritable bowel syndrome. But before we go through these treatments one by one, I would like to first invite you to take a look at the overview of what this article will be about.


How to Sleep with Arthritic Pain

Jun 05, 2017
How to Sleep with Arthritic Pain

 

If you have an arthritic condition then you are aware of the persistent aches and pains that often accompany it. Marked by joint pain, swelling, and stiffness, you may find one, or more, of your joints forcing you to pause on more than one occasion during the day. Unfortunately this discomfort takes no break day or night, and your evening rituals may be marred by this pain each evening, or even awake you during your sleep.


What Can We Do to Help Senior Citizens Through Drug Abuse and Addiction?

Jun 02, 2017
What Can We Do to Help Senior Citizens Through Drug Abuse and Addiction?

Substance abuse is a problem that has severely plagued humanity’s last 100 years. It’s something that can affect both teens and seniors alike, and according to common knowledge on the matters of drug use, abuse, and addiction, there’s only one thing to blame: the drugs themselves. Human biology is simply too weak to fully resist the chemical hooks that latch onto brain and body, leaving a trail of addicts that need to be policed, jailed, or rehabilitated through some other means. But are the drugs themselves really to blame?


Irritable Bowel Syndrome (part 1)

Jun 01, 2017
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (part 1)

Do you find it hard to deal with irritable bowel syndrome but have no idea what to do about? If so, we are here to help. In this article, we will tackle what irritable bowel syndrome is and some of its common causes. Then, in the next article, we will talk about some of the best ways to treat stretch marks. Now, before we dive in deep into the topic, we need to have a clear idea first about:

What Is Irritable Bowel Syndrome To Begin With?


Why Not Being Understood By Others Around You if Perfectly Okay (and Why Your Complicated Mind Makes You Special)

May 30, 2017
Why Not Being Understood By Others Around You if Perfectly Okay (and Why Your Complicated Mind Makes You Special)

 

Anything that’s not according to what society expects, or is slightly different from how an average man lives, makes us feel uncomfortable. Because few try to really understand and connect on a deeper level with those around them, we – the different individuals – are in anguish.But we don’t need to. All this is perfectly normal. In fact, we have the power to not just accept this lack of understanding around us and learn how to live with it, but actually turn it around and make it a positive thing.


4 Benefits of Golf To Achieve True Happiness

May 25, 2017
4 Benefits of Golf To Achieve True Happiness

As one goes through the circle of life, one question does remain: how can we achieve true happiness? This is a topic that has been researched by numerous scientists and doctors. Yet, it seems like no one has really found an accurate answer that would define what the triggers of happiness are. In this article, I will try to outline how golf allowed me to be happy during the first 50 years of my life – I hope that you can use some of that information to make yourself happier.