2017 Angel City Games

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In three short years, the annual Angel City Games have become Southern California’s premiere adaptive sports event, featuring a 4 day festival of clinics, competition, activities and celebration of Paralympic sport. The 2017 edition features five adaptive sports – Swimming, Archery, Track and Field, Wheelchair Basketball and Wheelchair Tennis – and will be held 6/22-25 on the campus of UCLA. Competition is sanctioned by Adaptive Sports USA and USA Track and Field, and results can qualify youth athletes for the National Junior Disability Championships.

Posted by Howard Brodwin May 22, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

How Golf Can Help Seniors Live A Better Life

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As life goes by, it is key to start taking advantage of the time we do have. Life is an enigmatic concept, and it is often too late when we get reminded to truly enjoy it. For that reason, I do believe that each of us should be entitled to live a fulfilling life, every day. One of the ways to reach this goal is to play sports extensively. Not any type of sports, but specifically sports that will make you a better person. As I happen to know so well, golf is one of them.

Posted by Jordan Fuller May 19, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

Should High Blood Pressure be Approached Differently?

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May is high blood pressure month, so it’s a great time to explore the causes and effects of high blood pressure and how the medical field (and society in general) can approach it differently. High blood pressure is extremely common, and there are lots of causes, from stress to sodium-rich diets to hereditary conditions. Common medications like birth control pills also cause blood pressure to rise.

Posted by Jeriann Ireland May 18, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

Health and Medical Advice for Seniors

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You are growing older every passing day. Does this worry you and stress you out? Why? You’ve lived your life, and now is the right time to relax and be care-free.

Yes, your physical health and fitness might lead to problems, which somehow magnify if you income is barely enough for retirement years. But don’t worry, if you take care of a few things, you can be healthy and happy in old age too. Here is some great advice that you should act upon to make the most out of your twilight years.

Posted by Andy Caton May 16, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

#ShowYourMettle on the Road With These Driving Aids

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Today, thousands of Americans are wearing and displaying their prosthetics in a show of pride and solidarity. The Amputee Coalition is encouraging amputees to demonstrate their pride online with the hashtag #ShowYourMettle. To show your “mettle” — the ability to resiliently cope in the face of adversity — you should show your “metal”.

Posted by Devin Morrissey May 08, 2017 Posted in Disability, Uncategorized 1 Comment

How Patient-Centered Care Can Improve Health Outcomes

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You may have heard the term “patient centered care” floating around recently. This refers to healthcare providers that give diagnoses and health recommendations based on a patient’s individual situation. Since health is the wellbeing of the body and mind, and everyone’s body and mind are unique, it seems odd that healthcare wouldn’t be patient-centered in the first place. Unfortunately, in the name of efficiency and profits, many healthcare providers default to making recommendations based on demographic information and other generalized data.

Posted by Jeriann Ireland May 04, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

Here Is Why You Should Drink More Water (Infographic)

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Did you know you could go about 21 days without food but only last 7 without drinking water? This perfectly illustrates how supremely important water is to your health and body. It is second only to the air we breathe as a fundamental resource for staying alive.

Posted by Luke George May 01, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized 2 Comments

How Useful is Remote Diagnostics For Healthcare Industry

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Remote Diagnostics is a healthcare technology which allows the healthcare practitioners to identify the nature of illnesses or any other problems outside the conventional healthcare settings such as at home or in the work place by use of such ingenious apparatus as telehealth response watch, RPM sensors, general examination camera and appropriate interactive software for the analysis and presentation of the captured data.

Posted by Shiva India Apr 10, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

How an LMS Should Be Used in the Healthcare Industry

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The healthcare industry is an ever-evolving sector where the need for constant training is absolutely paramount. Doctors, nurses and a number of other healthcare workers need to be highly trained to do their jobs because after all, they have to ensure people’s well-being. Since their job comes with great responsibility, they need to always work on improving their knowledge and skills by training continuously.

Posted by Kamy Anderson Apr 07, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

Coping with Medication Side Effects

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Prescription drugs can have almost miraculous results. One day, you’re in immense pain or discomfort, and the next you’re living your life normally—all thanks to the power of a little pill, liquid, or cream. Unfortunately, medications aren’t completely without drawbacks, and everyone knows that the side effects of some prescriptions can be almost as bad as the conditions they treat!

Posted by Audrey Willis Mar 30, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments