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There are a lot of reasons why individuals need to stay on top of their immunizations and also vaccinations. Vaccinations can help to prevent numerous illnesses. Many people obtain a flu shot, for instance, every year, and research has revealed that it truly does prevent folks from getting sick. Show More Summary
Some kids are right-brain dominant. They're creative. They think out of the box. They dance and do art. They usually don't like math.Other kids are left-brain dominant. They take things apart to figure out how they work. They like order. Show More Summary
Alcohol dependency is definitely a vicious as well as subtle challenge. Indeed, it is really a disease, an enslaving type of behavior that leads to numerous health issues. If unattended on time it turns into a powerful addiction with even greater effects. Show More Summary
Telehealth is a form technology that is revolutionizing the delivery of health care across the country. Advocates say it has improved health care access for patients and expanded the reach of physicians and health facilities. Unfortunately, Medicare has been very slow to adopt telehealth technology. In an era in which sustainability of Medicare can be [...]
In an effort to streamline availability of important information about your Social Security, a new online service has been launched called My Social Security Account. Among other things, beneficiaries can now instantly access their benefit verification letter, payment history, and earnings record. Show More Summary
Government reports show that some 3 million seniors suffer from alcohol or substance addiction. That’s just what is reported. Sadly, these dependences are largely unreported, undiagnosed, or ignored. Why alcohol and substance abuse among senior citizens remains concealed may be attributed to a variety of factors. Once older people leave the workforce they become less [...]
If you receive your Social Security payments by check, the U.S. government has a message. Your check will not be in the mail come March 1, 2013. Well, not quite. What is planned is an aggressive campaign to switch check recipients over to electronic payments. The goal is to save the government the $4.6 billion [...]
Silly question? Not so fast. In Japan, sales of adult diapers have outstripped baby diapers. Can the U.S. be that far behind? Will aging boomers be hearing, “Beep, your diaper is full”. Japan's population is growing older and older. So is the U.S. population, just not as fast. What this reflects is a worldwide economic [...]
Older drivers, as a group, may be the safest people on the road, in part because they log fewer miles on the odometer. But mile for mile, they have the highest crash and fatality rates of all but the youngest drivers. A frail grandmother at age 85 is as dangerous behind the wheel as her [...]
Often I'm asked by older people, who are only slightly conversant with today's consumer electronics, what sort of computer would suit their needs. Typically, they feel overwhelmed, and, with the recent proliferation of iPads® and Android® tablets they see being used by younger family members, they're frequently confused. "Wouldn't a tablet do it all for [...]
It’s a good bet that the mere mention of chained CPI suddenly causes your eyes to glaze over. It isn’t worth making any pretense that you’ll acquire a compelling interest in this issue. On the other hand, at some point, probably sooner rather than later, a chained CPI (Consumer Price Index) will become an integral [...]
When we think of dental health, we consider the tips of current dentists: "brush and floss after every mealtime," "use fluoride" and "see your dentist frequently." Though hundreds of years ago these tips never exist, however oral health appeared to be quite superior to what it's these days. Show More Summary
Of the many natural, healthy foods you can add to your diet, few will give you as much benefit as apple cider vinegar. We all know the old saying, An apple a day keeps the doctor away. However, when the apples are fermented to make apple cider vinegar, its benefits increase and it helps numerous maladies. Show More Summary
Hormone is a Greek word which means secretion by some group of cells or glands. The human body has an endocrine system, which is system of glands; each gland secretes a type of hormone directly into the bloodstream to regulate the body. Show More Summary
A sip each day, while reading your newspaper just makes your mood complete. Most people's understanding about tea is that, it is just a supply of refreshment and zip more. Many will not have any idea about its benefits and how useful it is often in making our life a healthier one.
As I've aged, I've become kinder to myself, and less critical of myself. I've become my own friend. I have seen too many dear friends leave this world too soon, before they understood the great freedom that comes with aging. Whose business is it, if I choose to read, or play, on the computer, until [...]
If you happen to be dealing with menopausal symptoms then you might be dealing with issues such as night sweats. They can really have a negative effect on your health and cause you problems with your sleep. Thankfully a lot can be done on your part in order to reduce how much they affect you.
Moisture wicking sheets are a great way to enjoy a great nights sleep for some. Certain issues make sleeping peacefully a challenge for some. This means their only alternative is to turn to a specialized sheet to handle the job.
If you tired of being uncomfortable, you can check out the new sheets for night sweats. This revolutionary product is making it possible for people to be more comfortable in their bed. There are many things that can cause a person to sweat profusely, but if you do, you might want to read on to find out what you can do to make yourself more comfortable.
Diets can certainly help you to lose weight, but very often people become frustrated and disappointed with them. There are a variety of reasons for this, but they often come down to a lack of understanding about certain fundamentals of weight loss. Show More Summary