Archive for August, 2013

The Importance Of Protecting Against Hearing Loss In The Workplace

[ 0 ] August 26, 2013 |
The Importance Of Protecting Against Hearing Loss In The Workplace

Hearing loss is an extremely common disability. In fact, 50% of the population will develop an issue with their hearing over time. Most people believe this to be due to old age but age is not the only cause. Instead, excessive noise as a result of the work environment is one of the more common […]

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Maintaining Independence In The Home When Living With Osteoarthritis

[ 0 ] August 18, 2013 |
Maintaining Independence In The Home When Living With Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a condition often associated with aging. According to The Royal College of Physicians, “Osteoarthritis is the most common disease of the joints, and one of the most widespread of all chronic diseases”, and that its “prevalence increases steadily with age”. By around age 65, its effect can be seen in over half of […]

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5 Actions For Reducing The Risk Of An Asthma Attack

[ 0 ] August 7, 2013 |
5 Actions For Reducing The Risk Of An Asthma Attack

Given the potential dangers associated with asthma, preventing an asthma attack is the best way for those with the disorder to manage their health. However, preventing an asthma attack can be a challenging task especially if the afflicted person does not know what to do. Because Asthma can be life threatening if not properly managed, […]

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