How You Can Help Your Loved One Transition to Assisted Living

When you help a friend or family member move into a supportive living or adult assisted living program, it can be difficult for them to adjust to their new surroundings. Supportive living allows seniors to maintain much of their independence, but that doesn’t mean the change will be easy. Here are a few ways to help your loved one get …

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Answers to Three Common Questions About Back Pain

One of the most common causes of disability in the world is back pain, according to the Global Burden of Disease. Part of coping with or preventing back pain is knowing who suffers from it, the common causes of it, and how it’s treated. Here are answers to some of the most common questions that people have about back pain. …

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Why You Should Switch to E Cigs

Everyone knows the harmful effects of smoking cigarettes, but millions of Americans fall victim to these addictive products. To help wean themselves off of smoking tobacco cigarettes, many individuals have turned to electronic cigarettes, or e cigs. Fast Facts on E Cigs: While the electronic cigarette was invented in the 1960s, but it didn’t really gain any traction in the …

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The Many Services of Nursing and Rehabilitation Centers

If you or a loved one has experienced a traumatic illness, injury or surgery, such as a hip replacement or cardiac event, you likely know that the healing isn’t over when you are discharged from the hospital. Instead, doctors will likely recommend physical therapy and other types of follow-up care to help restore mobility and overall health. In many cases, …

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Feeling Good Inside and Out Getting Healthy and Fit

Living a physically healthy life involves both physical activity and a well-balanced diet. For many adults across the United States, however, this can be quite challenge. Research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that roughly 75% of healthcare costs come from treating preventable, diet-related diseases. By changing your diet into a healthier one, you can not only …

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Getting Back to the Game Sports Therapy and You

Research shows that in the United States, about 30 million children and teenagers play sports on some kind of organized team. Among those 30 million individuals, there are more than 3.5 million injuries a year. These injuries are not only painful but debilitating, causing players to have to take a break from playing the sport they love. While it has …

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