Although there’s only one month (September) specifically dedicated to childhood obesity awareness, your family should be mindful of the condition and strive to fight it year-round. The campaigns or activities that organizations and businesses hold in September can be your inspiration in keeping your family fit, active, and healthy.
Are you thinking of shifting to an entirely plant-based diet? Then you have much to consider. While the habit may be a healthy choice, you need to prepare for the shift and familiarize yourself with the precautions.
How important are vaccinations? At times, some people don’t realize how essential vaccines are until they get a disease that could have easily been prevented had they received the shots. This was the case for an Alaskan woman, as the Associated Press staff reports for The Sun Herald.
Ice hockey is in season once again, a time that many Alaskans look forward to. While not as popular in America as football or baseball, ice hockey—professional or amateur—offers players a load of physical benefits, as the BBC.com staff explains:
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common condition that causes pain and numbness in the hand. This happens when the median nerve, which is the nerve responsible for the palm’s sense of touch and the movement of the three largest fingers, is compressed. Compression of the median nerve can cause a number of symptoms, from a slight tingling sensation in the fingers to a sharp pain radiating up the arm. Continue reading
It might not be apparent, but many perils lurk around the workplace. Employees might crash into glass doors, slip on newly mopped floors, or trip down a flight of stairs, just to name a few disastrous instances. Continue reading
Millions of Americans travel abroad each year. However, not all of these trips are to spend spring break in Mexico or to sunbathe in the Bahamas. Many of these travelers globetrot to meet clients or to pursue business deals. Continue reading