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The Sit to Stand Patient lifts are the most suitable lifting devices that allow patients to conveniently handle daily life routines with much ease. This medical device is primarily operated by caregivers who specialize in assisting people with disability, mobility problems, the elderly. The machine hoists and moves patients from a bed, chair, toilet, shower or wheelchair.
Unlike other supporting lifting devices such as stair lifts that involves a complex installation process, the sit to stand patient lifts are ready to use. They don’t need any installation and their application is pretty straightforward. Their ergonomic designs make them perfect to be used in both private and public set (more…)
If you’ve applied for a job, there’s a good chance you may have been asked to undergo testing for illicit drugs. Similarly, in a car accident, crime scene, or other type of accidental death, a toxicological analysis and drug test will be administered. In 2015, almost 10 million urine drug tests showed up as positive in the workforce and misusing antibiotics costs our healthcare system over $20 billion each year. It’s also important to note the people who lose their lives because of illicit drugs each year — either through overdosing, fatal accidents, or crime-related incidents. Nipping the use of illegal drugs in the bud important for not just individuals but also our society at large. So how does one go about testing for illicit drugs? Why are these tests so important? What are the different types (more…)
In America today, as many as 13 million men might have low testosterone, and many of those men — as many as 90% — might not ever get treatment for the condition.
The hormone testosterone plays a vital role in the health of both men and women. For men, the symptoms and indications might be slightly different, but the results of the hormone loss and eventual hormone imbalance can be devastating.
Testosternone, to begin with, helps maintain muscle mass, bone density, and sex drive in men. The production of testosterone is at its peak for men during their young adult lives and drops over time. When the body does not produce the proper amount of testosterone, a condition called hypogonadism is present. This is also commonly referred to as “low T.”
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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 […]