Things You Should Know Before Taking Care of an Elderly Parent

taking care of an elderly parent
July 13, 2016

If you love your parents, you might plan to take care of them at home once they are elderly. Nursing homes can be horrifying experiences for some elderly people. Most parents also want to spend their last years with their children, not strangers. Having your elderly parents at home can also be emotionally rewarding to your children, who can learn a lot from their grandparents. There are many benefits and…


How to stay healthy and change our lifestyle habits

stay healthy
June 11, 2016

The number one killer in the majority of developed countries is not a murderer, a terrorist, or even a gun-wielding maniac. It’s heart disease. Why would a seemingly age-related disease be so prevalent among those over 40? The answer is bad lifestyle choices. One of the deadliest diseases in modern history is caused by our own decisions. That’s both good news and bad news. It shows that it’s not too…


Benefits of drinking coffee daily

drinking coffee daily
June 4, 2016

According to numerous studies, many people like to drink at least one cup of coffee a day and quite a number of them report to not being able to start their day without it. Even though there is a lot of news stating coffee is not good for our heart and our overall health, there is a lot more research proving that this drink can actually be good for us…


How to respond to a medical emergency

medical emergency
March 14, 2016

What is a medical emergency In medical emergencies, we must act quickly and very efficiently. There are many common errors that are most often committed, only due to ignorance. Therefore, here are some tips to know how to act in emergencies, without worsening the injury or condition, and in the best possible way. An emergency or medical emergency is that condition or situation that requires immediate medical attention. If you…


Six good tips for taking medicines properly

tips for taking medicine
February 18, 2016

When speaking of “complete treatment” doctors often think that patients have no more doubts. However many times this is not so and patients must deal with questions and problems of all kinds: from the lack of money for access to the complete series of drugs up to think, in good faith, they already feel better and not further treatment is necessary or, simply, is complex comply with a medicines that…


Tips for take care a patient at home

take care a patient
February 11, 2016

We can not always count on help from a professional to care for a patient in our home. Learn the basics to do so it will make us feel safer and yet we can contribute efficiently to that person. To do best, today we provide tips on caring for a patient at home. Care of patients at home When caring for someone at home must be taken into account: Age…


Signs and symptoms of egg allergy

symptoms of egg allergy
February 6, 2016

We know that allergies affect millions of people worldwide, and there are all kinds. Some of the most common allergies are to food when consumed or simply manipulated generates an adverse reaction to the body. Therefore we must be attentive to the presence of certain symptoms and signs as we could be allergic to a particular food, and unknowingly continue consuming what affects us. Today we discuss in detail one…


Coping with the physical impacts of running races

running races
January 8, 2016

Anybody who runs or has looked into running for fitness understands the benefits of running on their body and mind. Many start out by considering running in races like Rutgers Unite Half Marathon, or at least consider it once they make running part of their fitness routine. Whether you are working toward longer distances or building up your speed, you should also understand the pitfalls. If you are in good…


The more curious myths on cold and flu

myths on cold and flu
October 6, 2015

Did you know that you can catch cold in summer and winter? In fact, one might almost say that we can all catch cold practically all year. We just need a body to ‘infect’, a virus that spread it and weakened defenses. Once these three questions come into contact, everything is done. However, it is true that in winter tend to produce more cases fundamentally for several reasons: the combination…


Starting Your Family down the Path to a Healthier Lifestyle

path to healthier lifestyle
July 26, 2015

Nothing is more important to you than the wellbeing of your family. That being the case, you can’t help but be bothered by the increasingly unhealthy lifestyle your loved ones lead. An utter lack of exercise and no regard for nutrition have turned your partner and children into bone fide couch potatoes. Rather than allow this unsettling trend to continue, why not take measures to improve their quality of life?…