Allergy-Proofing Your Home: What You Can Do To Help

24 July 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

There are different types of allergies, some are seasonal, some are food allergies, and others are animal/insect-based allergies. If you have seasonal allergies or allergies to dust and airborne pathogens, there are things you can do to improve your allergies while at home. Read on for tips to allergy-proof your home. Replace Air Filters Replace the air filters in your home to prevent dust from being blown throughout your house and through your ventilation system. Read More 

Little Known Potential Causes Of Night Terrors For Adults

28 May 2018
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Nightmares can be a scary situation, and just about everyone has a nightmare at some point, even though they are more common for children than adults. However, night terrors are a completely different thing altogether, and night terrors can affect adults as well as children. According to the Mayo Clinic, sleep terrors are episodes of screaming, intense fear, and flailing while still asleep. Additionally, these episodes can be accompanied by sleepwalking, which can make night terrors even more alarming. Read More 

Three Tips For Students Taking The MCAT For The First Time

28 April 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Whether you've just begun to consider a career in the medical field or have planned to become a doctor, physician assistant, or another medical professional for as long as you can remember, you may be anxiously contemplating the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). This standardized test operates as a gateway to the rest of your medical education, and a poor MCAT score could prevent you from achieving your dreams. Read on for three important tips to keep in mind when taking the MCAT for the first time. Read More 

4 Facts Regarding Physical And Occupational Therapy For Arthritis

26 March 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are suffering from painful arthritis that is no longer well controlled with over-the-counter pain medication and mild stretching, you may need to consider therapy. Physical therapy and occupational therapy help people with many conditions, including arthritis, get their range of motion back. If you would like more information, check out these four facts regarding physical and occupational therapy for arthritis sufferers. Physical and Occupational Therapy Are Different Physical therapy and occupational therapy often go together, but they are quite different. Read More 

Tips For Having A Successful Drug Or Alcohol Intervention Meeting With A Relative

27 February 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If one of your family members is suffering from an addiction to drugs or alcohol and you are planning to hold a drug intervention, then these tips will help you do so successfully: Tip: Invite People Who Your Relative Trusts and Knows Supports Them When you are in the first stages of planning the intervention, it is important that you choose who should and who should not be invited to attend. Read More