Medical

The Positive Stats About Addiction Recovery

November 5, 2019
by DavidS | Medical

It’s easy to find the negative stats about relapse and overdose after alcohol rehab or drug rehab. Positive recovery statistics, however, are readily available too—and they’re inspiring. Instead of focusing only on the challenges ahead, staying hopeful about the future is the wisest way to approach addiction recovery.


Are Some Behaviors Making Chronic Pain Worse?

July 3, 2019
by Ortho Spine America | Medical

More than 100 million people in the United States suffer from chronic pain; however, there are ways to feel better, and it may not be what you think.


Spinal Injections for Back Pain

July 3, 2019
by Ortho Spine America | Medical

There are many different types of spinal injections, but the most common are for lower back pain and sciatica.  If you're considering spinal injections for back pain, gathering information will help you have a more productive conversation with your doctor.  


Top 5 Spookiest Hospital Ghost Stories

by Ortho Spine America | Medical

In the spirit of Halloween, we've gathered some of our favorite ghost stories from hospitals around the country.  From ghouls to phantoms and noises to visions, we bring you our top 5 favorite hospital ghost stories.


What is Text Neck?

July 3, 2019
by Ortho Spine America | Medical

Text neck is one of the biggest global health concerns we have right now, and it can affect anyone of any age and demographic.  In this article, we touch on what it is and how you can prevent worsening symptoms.


Caring for Others Makes Us Healthier and Stronger.

by Chris V | Health + Beauty | Medical | Home Services

A Moment's Notice Health Care has quite a number of caregivers who could be retired at this point in their llife. Yet they choose to continue to provide care for those who choose to age in place in their own homes.

Caring for Others Makes Us Healthier and Stronger.


Signs Your Loved Ones Needs Alcohol Rehab

June 6, 2019
by DavidS | Medical

According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, approximately 17 million adults over 18 have an alcohol use disorder (AUD). 


How to Facilitate Entry into Alcohol Rehab

by DavidS | Medical

A number of barriers—denial, fear, anxiety, life consequences—can contribute to people not willingly entering a substance abuse program. Family or friends of those struggling with alcohol addiction often believe they must “get” them into treatment.

Many believe that a better perspective is to facilitate accessing the help they need. Resistance is a common response, particularly if alcohol rehab is a legal or familial stipulation, but how we frame the experience can be a critical first step in a loved one’s successful rehab.


Three Causes of Lumbar Spine Pain

March 29, 2019
by Ortho Spine America | Medical

Lumbar spine pain is a common occurance in adults, but it can have a variety of underlying causes. This post discusses three major issues which can result in pain in the lower back.


Back Sprains and Herniated Discs

by Ortho Spine America | Medical

Back sprains and herniated discs are both common causes of lower back pain. That being, there are a few important differences to know.