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It is extremely difficult to watch your parents age. You want what’s best for them because they gave you the best growing up. Their health, happiness, and sense of independence are all important factors to consider. This becomes difficult to maintain when your aging parent is suffering from the many symptoms associated with dementia. There are over 100 different known types of dementia, but Alzheimer’s is by far the most common. In fact, Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60 to 80% of dementia diagnoses today. In total, more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, and this could rise to 16 million by 2050.
If you are living with an aging parent who has Alzheimer’s, you are not alone. More importan (more…)
How far would you go to have lovely, clear skin? While botox injections are not as vilified today as they once were, many men and women are still uncomfortable with the thought of using fillers. Thankfully, the skin care industry has improved the effectiveness of gentler options. The newest craze may be the hydrafacial, which has drawn immediate comparisons to microdemabrasion.
Women are no strangers to odd pursuits in the name of beauty. There is some evidence that the Ancient Romans used grease, barley flour, and herbal oils in an attempt to prevent wrinkles. It seems that visible signs of aging has always been seen as unfortunate.
Wrinkles actually fall into two categories. They are either caused by damag (more…)
When people look for jobs, one of the main things they look for is health insurance — now more than ever. For that matter, a lot of people look specifically for group insurance that covers not only them, but their family members. Health insurance is something that most Americans simply can’t safely live without, and therefore the offering of group insurance makes a job much more appealing to the every job-hunter. A company — especially a small business, which may otherwise not be as noticeable to potential employees — that offers health insurance will automatically jump to the top of a job-hunter’s “wish list” as it were. For that matter, employees will work (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 […]