Ultimately, the bulk of the patient's care and safety falls onto the shoulders of the nurse. We are responsible for the majority of the care given by everyone else on the floor -- even the doctors.
As a beginner, you may become a victim of oversimplified concepts and half-truths. The problem for most people is just getting started. (As if getting off the couch isn't hard enough!) These 7 myth-busters will help you make smart choices and find real ways to meet your fitness objectives.
I survived withdrawal, but it was the worst thing I've been through in my life (and that includes being hit by a van). And to be clear, it could have, and should have, gone better for me, if the medical system were better set up for managing long-term opioid use.
Interviewing your potential therapist might seem an odd thing to do, but if more people did, then perhaps the outcomes would improve, as people found the one who was the right fit for them.
So with all this being said, what are some things that you can say in response to diet-talk?
Whether you are one of the "1 in 8" that has the misfortune of experiencing infertility yourself (my condolences!) or find yourself in the unenviable position of trying to console a friend or family member who is faced with it, these five things might help you avoid some heartache on either side.
There is still much work to be done, but this study indicates a norovirus vaccine could be a valuable public health investment.
I love my pup and want her to live a long and healthy life so I began to do some research. Below are some tips that I've found on different websites that have helped me train my dog to run with me.
The first time a student will face the decision about whether to disclose is while writing his or her college application essay.
IVF is a serious commitment. You don't hop on and off the bus. With each setback along this grueling and at times never-ending journey, I would begin the story over and over again in my head, but I never got around to completing it. Until now.
Luckily, research shows that some of the indulgences we let ourselves enjoy may actually have health benefits. However, the information in the media can be confusing - and downright contradictory at times. So here's what the science really says.
I have to break up with ClassPass. I have no option -- I just can't afford it anymore. And, like I'm living in some alternate universe where I am a Fitness Person, I'm getting shockingly emotional about not working out.
More than just a nuisance during the day, poor sleep can be severely detrimental to your health. Sleeping well helps you look, feel and perform your best, and when you don't get enough quality sleep, you are putting yourself at risk.
Life is too short to be wasted stressing over things that are fleeting. The cause of stress will pass, but you will remain long after it's gone. So go give yourself that much needed break, and de-stress your life.
So whether you're aware of someone's efforts to conceive or not, avoid the following statements:
This week is World Immunization Week and what better way to commemorate it than by discussing the facts about vaccines and the importance of herd immunity.
Today I believe I deserve all that I receive. It's up to me to decide what I do with my life and I choose to radiate love, tolerance and kindness. I choose to show the world just how amazing recovery can be. I choose to show the world that anyone is worthy of recovery, including me.
When faced with infertility, you have two choices: You can dwell on the heartbreak, the unfairness, the frustration, the anger, or you can take what's happening to you and choose to learn from it. You can choose to grow into a better person than you were when your journey began.
In those first few days, when you learned how to hold, comfort, and feed your baby, it seemed very clear how essential parents are to the survival of their offspring. I am happy to let you know that you remain just as important even as your baby grows beyond that period of utter helplessness.