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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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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 […]