The flu vaccination is the easiest and most effective way to prevent the flu from occurring. With a flu vaccination, you make yourself 60% less likely to contract the virus. If you do contract the flu after you are administered the vaccine, your symptoms are usually less intense and shorter as your body has anti-bodies […]
In spite of being hit by COVID-19, most workers who are recovering resume full-time hourly work quickly. Organizations are suffering from the severe effects of the pandemic on their economies. However, an employee’s return to full-time work without proper sanction and procedure can lead to many risks for the worker’s health. Additionally, it could lead […]
Seasonal illnesses are diseases that you can easily associate with one season or the other. Sometimes, the weather causes an increased spread of such disease while others are naturally airborne. Despite declining COVID cases and the summer season, you can’t tell when seasonal illnesses will strike. A typical example of airborne illnesses is the flu.
Spring is in full swing and soon summertime will be upon us. Americans are excited to get outdoors and enjoy recreational activities with their families such as boating, camping, hiking, and social gatherings.
Spring and summer can be unpleasant for Americans who suffer from pollen allergies. Pollen is the most common cause of seasonal allergies. Pollen […]
Warm weather is making its way across the country as summertime is approaching. Last year, much of the nation was bunkered down inside their homes as the Coronavirus ran rampant. Cases of COVID-19 are finally on the decline, meaning that recreational activities will likely resume. As communities throughout the nation reopen and resume recreational activities, […]
Whatever the kind of sport and at whatever level it is being played, injuries are quite common. Many professional athletes and those who play for fun have to deal with injuries at one point or another. The most important thing, however, is to deal with it as soon as possible. So, to answer the question, […]
Frontline workers are an essential group in the healthcare system who experience the things in this pandemic that many are too afraid to even think about. They are dedicated healthcare personnel who are providing medical care to COVID-19 patients, being fully aware of the threat to their safety, but brave and committed enough to administer […]
Back pain is a frustrating reality for millions for Americans. Experts estimate that 80% of patients will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives. 264 million workdays are lost every year due to back pain; this is more than for any other reason. With such a high prevalence in cases of back […]
After a whole year since the race for a COVID19 vaccine began, many companies have developed potential vaccines. Despite many contenders, only a few were able to reach the human clinical trial stage. Two of the most authorized vaccines against the COVID19 virus are the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines. While these vaccines are effective in […]
In order for us to live happy, productive lives we must keep ourselves well. To achieve overall wellness, this means that we are healthy in our physical, mental, and emotional health. We all have hard times or fall short of meeting goals that we have set for ourselves to achieve this overall wellness. The key […]
A typical headache is usually manageable at home without the need to go to a medical facility. Some require home remedies, while others resolve with the help of over the counter medication. However, there is a huge difference between a migraine and a normal headache. The main differing feature is the intensity of the pain. […]