Health & Wellness

Overall health and wellness are very important decisions that seem to be changing very rapidly. Our repository of information stays current with the health and wellness information needed to make smarter health decisions.

Avoid Misinformation About Shingles

Shingles is one of the most painful viral infections that a person may undergo. The thing about shingles is that it is very common. While it doesn’t often last for long periods of time, it’s uncomfortable and painful to anyone who has to undergo shingles.

What You Should Know About Advance Healthcare Directives

You most likely have heard about advance healthcare directives, but do you realize the importance of having your own in place? An advance healthcare directive details what actions you would like taken regarding your health, medical treatments, and final wishes if you become unable to make these decisions due to injury, illness or mental incapacity.Advance healthcare directives have legal status in the United States and typically include a living will and a durable healthcare power of attorney.

Cancer Research: The Hope for a Better Tomorrow

There’s no disease or affliction in the world that can be as difficult for people to handle or survive than cancer. The severity of cancer, combined with how many people it affects has made cancer research the most common medical research in the world. Part of what makes cancer so scary is that it can seemingly affect almost anyone.

Considering Switching to Contacts? Get Your Questions Answered

The use of contact lenses has increased tremendously over time with more than 45 million people wearing them in America alone. Most individuals say that they are more effective than glasses as they provide a full field of focused vision since the lenses move with the user's eyes and allow them to track motion with a sharper and more direct vision. Contacts also eliminate the distortions and reflections that occur when wearing glasses.

Are You at Risk of Skin Fungus?

Among the most common and disliked maladies that people suffer from is fungus. A fungus can be invasive and difficult to eradicate for people. Many people struggle to remove a skin fungus that forms on their body.

How to Save on Medicaid

A lot of the reservations that people tend to have about Medicaid are generally concerning the financial investment that people have to make. The recent expansion of Medicaid has split the community into two groups, one who believes that Medicaid is a positive step towards helping them save money, and the other, which believe that Medicaid is costing them a lot more than other kinds of plans generally would. There are several positives and negatives that come along with this plan, which is why conflicting emotions are prevalent about this topic.