Medical News

Achieving a Balanced Approach: Fitness and Diet for Optimal Health

Brian King6/ 2/23

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a goal shared by many, and two crucial elements in this pursuit are fitness and diet. When approached holistically, incorporating regular physical activity and a nutritious diet can significantly enhance overall well-being and promote long-term health. In this post, we will delve into the importance of fitness and diet, explore their interconnectedness, and provide practical tips for achieving a balanced approach to both.

Identifying and Treating Sunburns

Brian King5/28/23

As summer approaches, many of us are eager to spend time outside and enjoy the warmth of the sun. However, too much sun exposure can lead to painful and damaging sunburns. In this blog post, we will discuss how to tell if you have a sunburn and provide tips on the best ways to treat it.

How much water do I really need?

Brian King5/23/23

Water is essential for our survival, and staying hydrated is crucial for maintaining good health. But how much water should we be drinking? The answer is not as straightforward as you might think.

Simply Thick for Dysphagia

Brian King5/19/23

Thickening agents like Simply Thick are commonly used in medical settings to modify the consistency of liquids, making them easier to swallow for patients with dysphagia or other swallowing difficulties. Dysphagia is a medical condition that affects the ability to swallow, and it can occur as a result of a variety of underlying conditions, including stroke, Parkinson's disease, and cancer.

Is a Knee scooter right for me?

Brian King5/16/23

Knee walkers, also known as knee scooters, are a great alternative to crutches for those recovering from foot or ankle injuries or surgeries. They are designed to provide a stable, comfortable and efficient means of mobility while the user's lower limb is healing. However, not all knee walkers are created equal. Some have more features than others, which can make a significant difference in user experience. Here are some of the essential features to look for when shopping for a knee walker: