28 November 2016
Orthopedic intervention is invaluable for many hand conditions, but even in the early stages of problems, hand therapy should be recommended as a way to prevent or delay surgery or to have better post-surgical outcomes. If you are dealing with orthopedic conditions that affect the hands, there are several advantages to including hand therapy. Specialized Type of Physical Therapy Although physical therapy is an important component of rehabilitation for many orthopedic conditions, you may have better results with specialized therapy.
7 November 2016
If you have an older pet, or one that needs daily medication or special medical treatment, you may be reluctant to board your animal. But there are times when you'll need to find care for your dog or cat, and a pet boarding facility with the right caregivers can be much safer and provide more advanced care than having a pet sitter drop by your home. Here are three features you'll want to look for in a pet boarding facility to ensure that your older or special needs pet gets the attention they deserve while you're away from home.
24 October 2016
While many women find it hard to lose weight and keep it off following menopause, weight gain doesn't have to be a fact of life after age 50. Menopause isn't directly to blame since lifestyle habits often play a significant role. Exercise and eating a healthy diet help prevent weight gain around the waist—a factor that increases the risk of heart disease and stroke. But if you feel you can't do it alone, a physician weight loss center can help you achieve your goals by developing a program that likely will include the following three components.
5 October 2016
Gymnastics training puts a lot of strain on your shoulders, so it's no surprise that injuries like shoulder instability can occur. Here are three things gymnasts need to know about shoulder instability. How does shoulder instability occur? Shoulder dislocations generally occur when you're training on apparatuses like the uneven bars; on the bars, your shoulders not only need to support your full body weight but also need to rotate in all directions.
21 September 2016
Language development in your baby initially begins with literacy training, and you as a parent can contribute to your child's language skills as you both interact each day. Your child will learn to understand and enjoy language. Talk frequently and naturally with your child. All you have to do is babble back to your baby, and your baby will join in the fun and babble back to you too. Language development in your baby starts with literacy training and addresses speech abnormalities that may arise.
13 September 2016
Substance abuse can have the power to quickly destroy your career, relationships, and body. Unfortunately, some individuals will not seriously consider receiving professional treatment for this problem due to a lack of information about what they should expect. In order to help you better appreciate the role that substance abuse programs can play in your recovery, you might benefit from learning the following common questions and answers. How Will You Pay For Your Substance Abuse Treatment?
1 September 2016
Dental implants can serve as viable substitutes for natural teeth. If you have lost a permanent tooth due to injury or decay, a dental implant can help you preserve the aesthetic of your smile. Mini implants are a new variation on traditional dental implants that are becoming more popular among dental patients today. Here are three reasons why you should consider investing in mini implants to replace missing teeth in the future.
18 August 2016
Relationship counseling can work wonders for you and your partner, especially if you are going through a challenging time together. Unfortunately, not all people are on board with the idea of therapy in any form. The following tips can help you reap the benefits of counseling even if your partner refuses to go. Tip #1: Get to the root of the issue Before assuming that you are in this alone, find out why your partner wants to eschew therapy.
2 August 2016
If your parents are getting up there in years and still living on their own, it might be time to think about in-home care. Even if they're still able to take care of some of their needs, the additional help would alleviate some of the stress and make things easier for them. If they're extremely independent, they might be apprehensive about accepting in-home care. That's where you'll need to step in.
12 July 2016
Plantar warts, which are warts on the bottoms of your feet, can cause a lot of pressure and pain. If you're tired of feeling like you're stepping on little pebbles all of the time, try one or more of these home remedies to get rid of the warts. Duct Tape Many people swear by duct tape as a remedy for plantar warts. It may sound like an unlikely treatment, but since duct tape is inexpensive and safe, it's definitely worth a try.