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What could be better than traveling to new cities while getting paid to do a job you already love? It’s no secret that nurses are in high demand in any part of the country, but some hospitals find themselves with unexpected shortages and will utilize the services of a medial staffing network. You can take full advantage of a hospital’s temporary need by traveling to fill in for a short-term contract. Contracts for traveling nurses range anywhere from 4 to 52 weeks but most are around 13 weeks. A person could really get to know a city and take full advantage of a wide range of attractions, restaurants and culture in that amount of time. More than a tourist, you could really become part of the community while holding down a full-time job with benefits. And after the contract is up, you could move on to (more…)
As it does every year, this summer is bound to fly by. Today you are out enjoying the sun, taking the kids to the beach, but before you know it, it will be time to stock up on pencils, rulers, and notebooks and send them right back off to school.
Before you get caught up in the back-to-school hustle and bustle, don?t forget to schedule your children?s school physicals with the family doctor.
School physicals present the perfect opportunity to discuss your children?s health and development with their pediatrician, especially if you visit the same doctor year after year. Establishing a good relationship with the doctor is essential so that he or she is (more…)
Obstructive sleep apnea is a very seriously medical condition that impacts an estimated 18 million people throughout the United States. It raises the risk of stroke by a factor of four for sufferers and it raises the risk of heart disease by three times. The most commonly prescribed treatment is called a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). Even with insurance, these machines may be expensive so many people opt for buying or selling used CPAP machines.
What is sleep apnea? When people have this condition, they stop breathing during the night when they are asleep. This can happen up to 60 times in a single night and the episodes can last a few seconds to minutes. This is where the CPAP machine comes in handy. The sleep apnea sufferer will wear a mask that forces air into the airway to keep the p (more…)
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It is an unfortunate fact that many Americans today abuse prescription drugs or opioids, but the good news is that recovery from an addiction is always possible. A drug addict may be encouraged to visit methadone detox centers, heroin treatment centers, or other clinics to get medical help, and this can go a long way […]
In a time when more and more Americans are lobbying for the recreational use of marijuana in an increasing number of states, there are groups of people across the country who are concerned about a problem that has been haunting the nation for years: opioid drugs. With lives both ruined and lost parents and loved […]
Physical therapy is the unifying factor between today’s working Americans. No matter the job, hours, or particular health problems, it’s something everyone has dealt with at some point. Your rehab tools are the key ingredient standing between a patient and a healthier life. These can be as simple as a measuring stick to determine the […]