Given all of the amount of stress working Americans experience, complete with tension and muscle aches, it’s not surprising that they occasionally take a day or two off from work. According to The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 40% of workers within the United States claim that their jobs are “very or extremely stressful.” Due to their positions, 66% of both male and female employees state that they experience a significant level of stress. This leads to one out of four employees calling in sick or taking a “mental health day.” Recent findings show that roughly one million employees within the country are absent from work on a daily basis due to workplace stress.
It’s interesting to note that adults averaged eight hours of sleep a night in 1942. Currently, however, the ave (more…)
Many people in the United States live with some kind of disability. There are at least 53 million people like this around the country. New data show that the most common form of disability is one that impacts a person’s ability to get around. Accordingly, about 6.8 million people use some sort of device to help them get around. If you are one of these people, you may have a scooter lift for trucks and cars on your vehicle. Given how important that is for your quality of life and your ability to get around, making sure it works correctly is very important. Here are some things you should know about and do to make sure it is working when you need it to.
Pay attention to your cables.
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Over the past twenty years, technology and medicine have both grown and developed in ways that many people did not believe could be possible. These two industries have progressed side by side and have helped one another accomplish many great things. It is important to note that the field the of medicine owes many of its advancements to science and technology.
These two industries are working in a way that has now allowed for the life expectancy numbers to grow. What this means is that more and more people are growing in age and are living longer than ever before. Now, this is a tough situation to break down and understand because there is both good and bad to be found here.
For instance, many people believe that it is great for their loved ones to live longer and to enjoy a longer lifespan. Ho (more…)
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When it comes to living a fulfilling and rewarding life, a lot depends on achieving better standards of health and wellness. Having a good life involves good quality of living and being able to avoid common health problems and ailments. Health and wellness have a lot to do with this and this is why so […]
More and more individuals are learning about the benefits of visiting urgent care clinics for minor illnesses, injuries, and preventative care. The Urgent Care Association of America has estimated that three million patients visit these centers on a weekly basis. This branch of medicine is considered to be a growing specialty. Urgent Care Clinics as […]
When people think of 24 hour urgent care, they think of long waits in the emergency room and outrageously high bills as a result. Not every case that is seen in the emergency room constitutes, well, an actual emergency; sometimes, people simply go there because they are in need of a doctor and the only […]
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