Archive for March, 2012

Understanding The Health Benefits Of Music When Recovering

[ 0 ] March 29, 2012 |

Although there is certainly no universal concept of good music, it is hard to argue with the ability of music we like to improve our mood. But, music also offers important benefits when used to enhance our recovery after injury or a medical procedure. Given that much of the healing process can be unpredictable and challenging, it is important to know and take advantage of the ability of music to help us heal.

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How Concerned Should We Be About Energy Supplement Use?

[ 0 ] March 22, 2012 |
How Concerned Should We Be About Energy Supplement Use?

It just is not possible to go to any convenience store without seeing energy supplements in one form or another. Store owners stock their refrigerator aisles with dozens of energy drinks, most of which feature gaudy packaging and promise to keep you awake and alert without the use of sugar or dangerous stimulants. And at […]

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Painful Urination – 7 Common Reasons Why It Hurts To Pee

[ 2 ] March 16, 2012 |
Painful Urination – 7 Common Reasons Why It Hurts To Pee

While our bladders can cause discomfort if we ignore their pleas to be empty, there are other types of pain associated with urinating that have more serious consequences. In fact, pain when urinating is something that should not be ignored because of the potential for a number of underlying health issues.

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The Importance Of Recognizing And Managing Delirium

[ 0 ] March 8, 2012 |
The Importance Of Recognizing And Managing Delirium

When we or our loved ones are admitted to hospital for medical treatment, we will often have concerns regarding well being in the backs of our minds. This is natural given that most of the reasons for visiting a hospital are related to problems that can seriously affect health. Some of the concerns we may […]

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Understanding Concussions: More Than Just A Bad Bump On The Head

[ 0 ] March 2, 2012 |
Understanding Concussions: More Than Just A Bad Bump On The Head

No other organ within the body is provided as much protection as the brain. Given the importance of the brain in ensuring our immediate survival, it makes sense that evolution has invested considerably in the safe keeping of this single organ. It is not just the skull that protects the brain, either. Surrounding the brain, […]

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