Tips for Your First Physical Therapy Session

Posted on: 29 April 2020

If you are about to have your first physiotherapist appointment, there are a few things you need to be aware up before you get started. Once you are knowledgeable about what will happen, this will help to dispel any anxiety that you may be feeling. Here are some things that you should know and expect as you go into your first physical therapy session. Set Up a Consultation A consultation is important because it helps you to determine if the therapist is right for you. [Read More]

Things You'll Find Different About A USCG-Approved Lifeboat First-Aid Kit

Posted on: 29 April 2020

First-aid kits are a valuable item to have in your home, RV, on your boat, or even just hanging around in your vehicle. The United States Coast Guard (USCG) lifeboat first-aid kits are a good choice. Here are a few things different about these USCG-approved kits. The kit will have a portable and lightweight design. The USCG first-aid kit is going to be made to be portable and is not something that is going to be hard to carry or that will add a lot of heft on a lifeboat. [Read More]

Kicking Seasonal Allergies To The Curb: Your First Visit To An Allergist

Posted on: 29 April 2020

Seasonal allergies can really get in the way of your day-to-day life. All you want to do is go to work, go to the gym, take care of your kids — and you're sniffling and sneezing through it all. If you want to kick seasonal allergies to the curb, then you should make an appointment with a board certified allergist. Here are a few tips to follow for a successful first appointment. [Read More]

Air Ambulances Help Protect Those Who Experience Strokes In An Isolated Home

Posted on: 28 April 2020

Strokes are scary and life-threatening health problems that can impact people at any time in their life. However, they are more likely to hit older adults and can cause irreversible damage without immediate care. Sadly, those older individuals who prefer living in a more isolated area may find that they cannot get fast enough care without working with an air ambulance. Time is Critical for Treating Strokes The word "stroke" is a very scary one for any older person, particularly those who may live in an isolated area. [Read More]