Why You Need A Comprehensive Eye Exam

Posted on: 27 June 2016

As someone who thinks their eyesight is fine, you likely look with some curiosity at optician offices when you pass them. Even if you aren't someone who has ever worn glasses, a comprehensive eye exam is something that helps you in ways you aren't aware of; here are some things an exam reveals about your health. You Do Need Glasses Now Like many people, you probably accept that as you've aged, your vision has suffered a bit. [Read More]

Considering A Career In Medicine? 4 Tips That Will Help You Achieve Your Goals

Posted on: 9 June 2016

If you're in high school, this is the right time to start thinking about a career. The earlier you start preparing for your future, the more like you are to achieve your dreams. If you've decided on a career in medicine, you might be wondering what it will take to reach that goal. The first step to reaching your goal is preparation. Here are four steps you can take right now to prepare you fulfill your goal of becoming a doctor. [Read More]

The Keys To Avoiding Orthopedic Injuries As An Elderly Caregiver

Posted on: 25 May 2016

From dealing with absentmindedness to making sure the elderly individual is taking their medication, being in charge of the care of an elderly patient no doubt comes along with a few challenges. However, there is one hidden challenge that is easy to forget: elderly individuals are especially prone to orthopedic injuries. This means that as the caregiver of someone who is in their senior years, you do have to be careful to avoid orthopedic injury. [Read More]

Self-Diagnosed IBS? 2 Reasons It Is Important To Get An Official Diagnosis

Posted on: 10 May 2016

With the large amount of information available today on the internet, it is natural to perform an internet search to see what illness your physical symptoms may stem from. However, if you self-diagnosed yourself with IBS, realize that it is important to obtain an official diagnosis from your doctor. It can be all-too-easy to link your symptoms to a disorder that is so common today, but here are two reasons you may be harming your health by self-diagnosing. [Read More]