Articles tagged with care
I know my body well. In fact, I know it better than most doctors and medical professionals I have visited in many years. That is not to say that I know it all; nor am I unappreciative of those in the medical community whose goal it is to provide wellness
The information in the latest research results by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) won't come as a shock to those caring for, or having cared for, someone with dementia. The information that out-of-pocket costs in the care for those with dementia
Ughhhh. I don't feel like blogging, but I don't feel like skipping another day either. It has nothing to do with the websites or my work; just in the middle of other stuff is all. I guess things have been okay lately. There is this one client I like, and
I’m interested to hear how other parents would react in the following situation:A former colleague returned to work after maternity leave. Her baby had been unplanned but nevertheless was in danger of being smother-loved to death. She was the origina
Inspired by &msiduri 's comment on &AliCanary's post Coke Superbowl Ad Caused Controversy. If I had my druthers, the following would occur: 1. The reintroduction of #nursing #schools to be run in conjunction with large teaching hospitals so
May 12th is International Nurses Day. This day has been celebrated since 1965. The date was chosen because it is the B-Day (birthday) for Florence Nightingale, a pioneer in healthcare and health reform, and the mother of modern nursing.
No doubt you've heard of Dr. Oz. He was such a good doctor, Oprah gave him his own TV show. But have you heard of Dr. Axe? His #healthcare #philosophy is “Food is medicine”. Of course, that's not really a novel concept but he's a really cute gu
When a loved one is seriously ill and is admitted to the hospital's intensive care unit, the hardest part for family and friends is waiting. Doctors need time to figure out exactly what is wrong, treatments take time to work, and even when everything goes
If you are of Medicare age or have parents who are in the Medicare program, an interesting study was recently published by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ.) The WSJ analyzed trends in the discharge date for Medicare patients in long term care hospitals.
I have oily skin and in this humid tropical country where I live, having a normal skin is just a dream for me. When I first heard of beauty oils like; Argan oil, Barbados Cherry Oil, and Purple Shamrock oil; I was hesitant to use them because of my
I have been getting fusion peels done (I've had 3 so far, tomorrow I have my 4th and final one - for now). I have seen an improvement in my skin and that makes me really happy. But like everyone, I'm not perfect! I still need to use foundation, and
In the United States, Medicare is the health care coverage for those 65 and older and also for those with disabilities younger than 65 years of age. There are two basic coverages in Medicare: 1.) Medicare Part A covers 80 percent of the cost of hospitali
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a strong stance against any form of co-sleeping or bed sharing with infants. Most medical authorities warn against a child under one or even two years sharing a bed with a parent or sibling. In 2014 the AA
I have always had clear skin on my face. I always keep a strict beauty regimen to maintain my skin. I make sure I cleanse tone and moisturize in the morning as soon as I wake up and in the evening before I sleep. My husband even bought me a facial steamer
Medicare has a number of safeguards built into its payment system that are intended to ensure the highest quality care for patients at predetermined costs/prices. One of these safeguards in particular may be well-intended, but an untoward outcome could res
2014 has been very kind to me and my husband. We have been blessed financially and we are both grateful for this. I am now an authorised dealer/partner of a natural skin care product that is locally manufactured where the ingredients ar
When I got my new #iMac, I was switched from the Snow Leopard operating system to the #Maverick. I was excited about getting something that might have even more features than the old system, but I was in for a shock. My usual ways of working were disrupted
I'm Told of Another Prediction From A Source, Who Has Never Been Wrong To Me Before...I'm Just Sayin'.
Are you #ready? #AreYou? The #market is said to completely collapse by some time in April of 2015. My source is a powerful individual with all the capabilities to #predict occurrences, with an astonishing #capacity for accuracy.My #source is not a "#psychi
A few days ago I mentioned my brother sent a box. He sent me #200 #strips for my #blood #glucose #meter so I can check it daily. I am a diabetic type 2 so I can still control my sugar. Just need to take my medicines, #diet and #monitor my blood sugar. Whe
Two days after a Caesarean section, shopping was the last thing on my mind. I was in pain. I wanted my morphine back. And it hurt just to pick up my baby. I was devastated that I didn't get those warm fuzzy feelings when I held her – the ones I'd had
Should companies be considered religious persons?
Is it birth control or an abortion?