Posts Tagged“health”

This global pandemic named Covid-19 broke out at the beginning of last year, and millions of people suffered from it. Nations went through a crisis, and people died. Businesses everywhere faced a hard time, and the working class had to see major financial issues. Hence, every single person was affected by it. The ones who didn’t get physically infected by the Covid were mentally affected. It indeed didn’t come easy on the world.  With such a situation going on worldwide, we also witnessed the hospitals and health care centers struggling with it on a whole different level. Their lives were…

It is often said that the five senses are the way to go for those looking to get the most out of life. There are many ways this is true and the way that one uses their senses has a great impact on their overall quality of life. We all have been given a chance by life to live in a world where things that we use daily come very highly regarded. Many of us know and recognize this, but the way that it applies to sleep is perhaps not so clear. For some, the sense of smell may be…

With so many fitness bloggers and fad diets circling social media, it can be difficult to determine whether your food is healthy or not. You don’t need to eat kale and drink spirulina smoothies to be the picture of health. There are some surprising health benefits to the food you already consume daily. You can drink a glass of wine and enjoy potatoes while still living a healthy lifestyle. It’s all about balance and everything in moderation.  Here are a few foods with unexpected health benefits. Coffee Caffeine can be a lifesaver for those with chaotic lives. Coffee contains nutrients,…

I’m sure you’ve seen the commercials on TV for those weight loss products that offer a “fast and easy” weight-loss solution. You know, the ones with before and after pictures of people who were overweight but now have a slim, toned body?  This blog post will discuss eating disorders often associated with these types of ads: Anorexia and bulimia. Both have a lot in common, but they also have their own unique set of symptoms that can be difficult to identify. In this piece, I’ll go into detail about their key differences. Definition of Anorexia vs Bulimia Anorexia Anorexia nervosa…

Women need a good healthcare system for general illnesses as well as specialized and preventative care and treatment. Once a woman reaches the age of 13, one of the services they will require is reproductive healthcare services. These call for gynecological services.  As we know, all gynecologists do not come equal. It’s therefore natural that you would want to find the best one. So how do you go about this? Here are five things to look for when searching for a good gynecologist in Montreal.  1. They Come Highly Recommended Whether you are looking for a gynecologist for yourself or…

With athletes like Simone Biles and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, singer Demi Lovato, and shows like A Million Little Things which has a storyline focused on mental health, the once taboo subject has been brought out in the open. Previously mental health was not talked about or brushed under the rug, however now it is an important topic of conversation. Understanding your mental health is very important. Especially now during this pandemic it is easy to let worry get the best of you.  Mental health includes emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It can determine how we relate to others,…

There are plenty of good reasons to try to live a healthier lifestyle, but did you ever think about the effect on your wallet? Healthier choices can save you money in a number of different ways. Below are just a few of them. Cheaper Food The next time you go to the grocery store, check out the price difference in a bag of carrots versus a bag of potato chips. In general, healthy unprocessed food such as fruit and vegetables, is cheaper than food that is bad for you. There are exceptions, and organic food or food that becomes trendy,…

Our healthcare system is a truly remarkable and inspiring feat of modern medicine, with care being administered to a diverse population on a day-to-day basis. However, with so much unpredictability in the healthcare facility’s environment as of late, it is crucial to remain aware of the dangers that low-quality hospital cleaning introduces.  That said, not every hospital or healthcare facility’s prime focus is to provide their patients with a clean and sterile environment. But little do they know that cleanliness directly affects the healthcare facility’s ability to offer high-quality patient care. On the other hand, healthcare facilities have seen a…

In order for a medical student to become a fully qualified GP (General Practitioner) in Australia, they can’t just jump straight from med school to becoming a doctor. Once a student has successfully attained a medical degree, the pathway to becoming a GP that can practice anywhere in the country relies on practical on the job training under the supervision of a specialist. Generally, this training takes place within a hospital and operates under the AGPT (Australian General Practice Training) program. To become a fully qualified general practitioner and be able to apply for general practitioner jobs, fledgling doctors have…

Personal health care insurance is a type of insurance that provides financial support to an insured person if the insured person needs healthcare help. Whereas, a family floater health insurance is extended to the dependents.  Let’s understand in detail how both the plans work! How Does Individual health plan work? An individual health care insurance plan covers an insured person’s medical expenses. It offers medical benefits such as cashless hospitalization, more accessible medication, and immediate medical services, among many other things. Unlike group health plans, individual health care insurance has no restrictions or age limits. In short, individual health care…