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Teen Alcohol Use: How It Ruins Their Health and Mind

Teen alcohol abuse is on the rise and has been for quite a while. This has allowed researchers to document the health risks associated with teen alcohol abuse over time.

Let’s examine some of the effects of teen alcohol abuse:

Cognition…

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Added by Brian Burgess on February 21, 2014 at 12:30am — 5 Comments

Latest Health Headline Update - Untreatable Bacteria Spreading

An untreatable, and sometimes deadly, bacteria is spreading through hospitals and nursing homes. Medcare

Added by Health Articles on March 24, 2013 at 10:00am — 7 Comments

Effects of Smoking and Alcohol on Oral Health

Smoking and alcohol affect your oral health adversely. Smoking is known to cause problems with the teeth and gums, and not just discoloration. It leads to tartar build up. This tarter buildup can lead to tooth decay, gum disease, and, eventually, to tooth loss. Alcohol too can affect your teeth and gum health. Read more...   http://blog.dmsmiles.com/effects-of-smoking-and-alcohol-on-oral-health/

Added by Dr. Steffany Mohan on February 7, 2013 at 5:03am — 3 Comments

Health Education Solutions Explores Health Trends, 2012 and Beyond

In an effort to help keep healthcare professionals and first responders in the know about current health trends, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses, today released a new special section focusing on Healthcare Trends, 2012 and Beyond. The educational article package highlights healthcare statistics from 2012 and makes projections for 2013.

 

“The new year is a great time for everyone to reflect on the…

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Added by Molly Koch on January 10, 2013 at 12:58pm — No Comments

HealthEdSolutions.com Encourages Awareness of Common Injuries and Heart Conditions in Athletes

As the nation’s eyes turn to London to watch the world’s greatest athletes compete for gold, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses, encourages healthcare providers and first responders to brush up on the skills—from basic life support training (BLS) to advanced cardiac life support training (ACLS) —that will help them more quickly and skillfully…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on August 7, 2012 at 2:53pm — No Comments

Treatment of Back and Spine Conditions With Massage Therapy

When individuals think about the treatment of their spine they think of a number of ways they can treat it. Commonly prescribe thinking under mainstream medicine is to medicate it. While medication can help reduce the pain level and help fight inflammation, it masks the pain by hiding it; thereby not resolving the underlying cause of the pain. Medications allow us to go on with our day to lives in our demanding schedules but do nothing to correct the problem. The problem may be…

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Added by Andrew Wolfe,LMP,Mms. on July 25, 2012 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

The History of Careers in America: Infographic



The History of Careers in America

From shifts in the economy to advances in technology, the career choices of Americans have changed dramatically since the 1900s. Since the days when “farmer” was a popular occupation, to the present when 50 percent of the top 20 fastest growing jobs are in healthcare, career choices have certainly shifted over time. To illustrate the shift, Bryant & Stratton College, an institution that has…

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Added by Crystal T on July 20, 2012 at 5:09pm — No Comments

Impact of Technology on Emergency Care Is Focus of New HealthEdSolutions.com Special Section

To help healthcare professionals keep their finger on the pulse of the impact of new tech on emergency care, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses, today released a New Technology healthcare special section. This series of educational articles is intended to help healthcare professionals and first responders stay in the know and up to date on trends and issues that affect the emergency care…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on July 8, 2012 at 8:20pm — No Comments

Impact of Technology on Emergency Care Is Focus 
of New HealthEdSolutions.com Special Section

To help healthcare professionals keep their finger on the pulse of the impact of new tech on emergency care, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses, today released a New Technology healthcare special section. This series of educational articles is intended to help healthcare professionals and first responders stay in the know and up to date on trends and issues that affect the emergency care…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on June 8, 2012 at 3:49pm — No Comments

HealthEdSolutions.com Launches Health Education Article Special Section Focused on Emergency Department Professionals

To help healthcare professionals keep up with increasing demand for emergency department care, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses including HeartCode® ACLS, today released an Emergency Department health education article special section. This collection of informational articles is designed to help emergency department professionals equip…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on May 1, 2012 at 12:42pm — No Comments

Reduce Your Joint Pain with Chiropractors

Chiropractic wellness and care is typically associated with the joints found in the spinal column, but this treatment is also effective for many other joint conditions. A joint is the space located between bones that allows proper function and movement.  Chiropractic wellness and chiropractic adjustment involves moving the joint further than its usual motion range but not beyond. The goal is to relieve pain and also improve the body's…

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Added by Christopher Fiorentino on April 25, 2012 at 9:04am — 1 Comment

HealthEdSolutions.com Now Offers HeartCode® ACLS by the American Heart Association

Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of online certification options for healthcare professionals and first responders, today announced that it has added American Heart Association HeartCode® Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Part 1 to its catalog of online courses.

 

HeartCode® ACLS by the American Heart Association (AHA) is the official, self-directed, comprehensive e-learning program from…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on March 7, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Do the New Life Support Guidelines Mean I Have to Retake My ACLS Test? Questions and Answers

In 2010, the American Heart Association released new guidelines for first aid and life support courses. With a new set of ACLS modules and ACLS test questions, 2011 certification courses will have some distinct differences from those based on the 2005 guidelines. Does this mean that individuals certified under the 2005 guidelines need to recertify right now?

 

Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C,…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on October 7, 2011 at 2:07pm — No Comments

What is Captology?



"Captology is the study of computers as persuasive technologies." as per Kent Bottles MD



Capology includes the design, research and analysis of interactive computing devices such as computers, mobile phones, websites,… Continue

Added by Nicola Ziady on July 5, 2011 at 2:03pm — No Comments

Massage and the Immune system by Andrew Wolfe,LMP

 

Cold and Flu Season



Bump up your immune system with a massage.

Harvest is…

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Added by Andrew Wolfe,LMP,Mms. on June 6, 2011 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Water-natures natural healing remedy by Andrew Wolfe, LMP

Have you ever been told by your massage therapist after receiving a massage to drink plenty of water? You may ask yourself, ''Why is this"?

The…

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Added by Andrew Wolfe,LMP,Mms. on June 6, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Medical Massage and Insurance Coverage by Andrew Wolfe, LMP



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Added by Andrew Wolfe,LMP,Mms. on June 6, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Living with Schizophrenia: A Misunderstood and Stigmatized Illness

“Living with Schizophrenia: A Call for Hope and Recovery” is a half-hour documentary film that tells the story of three people who are living meaningful lives with schizophrenia, a chronic and potentially disabling brain disorder.  Visit  http://www.hopeandrecoveryfilm.com/videos/trailer.swf to view the documentary trailer.  The film sets out to increase understanding and to reduce the fear and stigma often associated…

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Added by Erik Keith on May 17, 2011 at 4:48pm — No Comments

HealthShare Groups - http://healthsharegroups.org

Here is a little information about me and the founding of our support community. While I do not have any experience or had any association with many of the diseases/disorders that make up the HealthShare Groups community, I do have my own two "special need" children and have many family members who have lived and died with them. My great grandfather had Parkinson's, my grandfather died with Parkinson's, my step-dad had Charcot-Marie-Tooth Syndrome and my dad has a…

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Added by David Hughes on April 30, 2011 at 4:49pm — No Comments

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