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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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The onset of winter can bring unpleasant challenges for anyone. This is particularly true for those that use a wheelchair. Anything that depends on consistent contact with the ground is going to suffer as snow and ice start to fall and form. The wheels of a wheelchair are no different. In addition, because of the […]
Are you overweight? Obese? The World Health Organization defines being overweight as an individual with a BMI that is greater than 25. If your BMI is greater than 30, you are obese. But if you fall into one of these categories, you are not alone. The majority of all adults in the U.S. are trying […]
When a victim needs prompt medical care, a nearby responsible party can and should look up nearby medical care facilities to take them to. This may mean conducting an online search such as “where is urgent care near me,” or something more specific such as “urgent care centers within 10 miles” or “pediatric urgent care […]