Heart To Heart Healing: A Guide For Creating A Successful Intervention

When someone you are close to is struggle with substance abuse or addiction, you may feel at a loss about how you most effectively get them the help and treatment they need. Sometimes, a well-organized group of well-meaning individuals and professionals can help to show the victim of addiction the dangerous path he or she is on and begin the road to recovery. This process is called an intervention. However, in order for an intervention to be effective, there are certain things you should plan for and certain things you should avoid. Read More 

2 Reasons For Your Lower Back Pain And Their Solutions

Lower back pain can be a constant dull ache, a throbbing pain that is unbearable, or something in between. As many as eighty percent of adults experience lower back pain in their lives, and sometimes it has a simple cause. It is always a good idea to talk to your doctor before treating your lower back pain, as it could be caused by a serious medical issue that requires a doctor's supervision for treatment. Read More 

4 Considerations When You Need Home Care Assistance

The spectrum of individuals who can benefit from some form of at home healthcare ranges from chronically-ill children and injured adults to seniors struggling with age-related ailments. If someone if your home needs some extra help but wants to receive it in a comfortable familiar environment, home care may be an ideal solution. Here are four things you must consider when it's time to choose a provider. 1. Medical vs. Non-medical Care Read More 

Pediatric Sleep Disorders: What’s Really Going On With Your Child At Night?

When your child cries out at night from a bad dream, pain or restless sleep, you rush in and comfort him or her. But if your child does this every night, you want to know why. Depending on your child's age, he or she may require as much as 18 hours of uninterrupted sleep at night. When he or she wakes up from bad dreams or some other issue, your child's body doesn't get a chance to grow and be healthy. Read More 

Allergy Shots: The Basics Of How It Works And Which Candidates Are Most Ideal

Allergy season is quickly approaching. Up to 30% of the entire worldwide population is affected by hay fever, but allergy season is not the only concern for most Americans. 1 in 5 Americans suffer from some type of allergy, whether it be a sensitivity to food and drugs or a sensitivity to compounds found indoors or outdoors. Those who are extremely sensitive to various allergens may find taking allergy medicine on a regular basis to be inconvenient. Read More