Posts Tagged“health”

When an organization as large and complex as a hospital experiences inefficiency, the price tags add up quickly. But that’s not the only downside. Unfortunately, healthcare inefficiencies can increase patient suffering. It’s in everyone’s best interest to eliminate wastefulness in the industry. But knowing where to start can be a significant challenge. According to one 2014 survey of more than 400 U.S. healthcare providers, organizations waste more than $11 billion yearly due to inefficient communication alone. This includes areas like admitting and transferring patients, coordinating emergency response protocols and lacking the means to communicate via secure text. Communication represents just…

When you’ve been battling chronic pain for a while now, do you ever stop and wonder if it will one day go away? Millions of individuals fight chronic pain on a daily basis. In doing so, they win some battles; but end up losing way more than they would like. If this sounds like you, what can you do moving forward to try and get the upper-hand against chronic pain? Have You Tried Enough Possible Remedies? It may come down to a case where you haven’t tried enough possible remedies. For instance, have you given red bali kratom a try?…

Since you would do whatever it takes to keep your kid healthy, what steps are you taking to ensure their health? For some, they envision a world where their child is immune to injuries or serious illness. As such, they can let their guard down. When it comes to the child, he or she too can think that bad things can’t happen to them. From not putting your child in bad situations to helping them in an emergency, are they as well-off as they can be? Knowing How to Help Your Child When They Need It If the time comes…

To say that yoga has exploded in popularity over the last few years would be a gross understatement. Once regarded as quite niche, it’s now well and truly mainstream and is certainly attracting the masses. One person who has embraced this movement is Yogiraj Gurunath Siddhanath. He has experienced the advances in this practice, and has seen how many people have benefited mentally from what yoga can bring. To highlight just how yoga can promote that elusive peaceful mind and bliss, we are now going to take a look at some of the mental benefits that he has discovered through…

Just think about things for a moment. Would people advocate going to the local gym more or eating less if there weren’t obvious benefits? In fact, most people would congratulate you if you said “I’m going to find gyms near me” or “I’m going to lose weight”. But why are they praising and what are the real benefits of being a healthy weight/ weight loss? Here we look at the advantages of achieving a healthier weight. Some benefits you’ll expect but some will come straight out of left field and shock you. So, read on to find out more and…

There is certain grace to getting older. One that can help you get past the aches and pains and knowing that you have to slow down your pace and provide more time to get done those things you used to do quickly and without a second thought. Aging is a part of life and the best way to deal with it is to move into it gracefully. This doesn’t mean that you do not do all you can to hold on to youth and take every route available to look younger and feel great for as long as you can.…

Three-dimensional (3D) printing has made great strides in the past several years, particularly in the field of medicine. Surgeons, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals rely on this amazing technology to serve the immediate needs of their patients. Formally known as additive manufacturing, 3D printing uses layering capability to create a model of any shape or size. Using a digital model, medical manufacturers can layer complex shapes and structures such as the exact structure of human bones. Besides producing immediate results, one of the main benefits of 3D printing in the medical field is that manufacturers can tailor the product to…

Although a comfy desk job seems like it’s fairly unlikely to cause you any dramatic health issues, living an inactive, sedentary lifestyle can cause huge negative health issues over time, including postural, and sight problems. This infographic, put together by the folks over at Discount Supplements Optimum Nutrition shows the damage a desk job can cause and some easy fixes to combat it.