Understanding Gestational Diabetes: An Introduction

What Parents Should Know About Homeschool And Immunizations

As a homeschool parent, there are certain aspects of the process that you may not be aware of. For example, depending your state, you may have to notify the Department of Education only once per year of your child's homeschool enrollment or once per academic career. Another aspect of homeschooling and how it is different from public school deals with immunization and records. Here are a few things every parent should know about homeschool and child immunizations.   Read More...

Avoid Post-Stroke Setbacks With Short-Term Rehabilitative Care

Brought on by heart disease, high blood pressure, or diabetes, a stroke can be devastating. Many patients lose some of their basic motor functions following a stroke. These losses can range from full disablement to minor residual deficits in motor function. The right care following a stroke can help to minimize the negative effects these medical events can have on a patient's life. If a loved one has recently suffered a stroke, consider using short-term physical rehabilitative care to improve his or her post-stroke quality of life.   Read More...

4 Common Sports Injuries

Many people participate in sports, both recreationally or competitively, for enjoyment and good health. Sports are an excellent form of exercise that can build strength and improve cardiovascular health. One of the downsides of participating in sports is the fact that it is not uncommon for a person to suffer from sports injuries from time to time. The type of sports injury that you may experience depends on the sports that you regularly participate in, but some of the most common sports injuries include the following.   Read More...

3 Financial Benefits Of Seeing A Primary Care Physician

When it comes to medical care, seeing a primary care physician can have financial benefits as well as benefits for your health. While you don't want to make all of your medical decisions based on cost, there are some compelling financial reasons to see a primary care physician. Here are just some of those reasons to consider before you schedule your next doctor appointment. 1. Lower Co-Pays If you have a health insurance plan, you may find that there are different co-pay amounts you are responsible when you visit a doctor.   Read More...

Tips To Help You Get Affordable Equipment For Your Mobile Clinic

Starting a mobile clinic is a very noble endeavor. You are essentially trying to reach members of the population who may not be able to get to traditional clinics for many different reasons. Maybe they lack the resources to afford transportation or they have physical challenges of some sort. Whatever the case may be, your mobile clinic is sure to be a welcome part of nearly any community. If you're trying to get your clinic started and need some advice on how to obtain affordable equipment, keep reading to find out more.   Read More...