3 ways to save on medical expenses
Here's a scary statistic: Medical bills are responsible for half--yes, half--of all bankruptcies, according to a recent Harvard University study.
Researchers found that in the event of a medical emergency, someone with insurance will still spend an average of $13,000 for out-of-pocket costs like co-payments, deductibles and uncovered services. [...]
St. Luke's Health System in Texas selected Dialog Medical's iMedConsent application to standardize and automate the informed consent process.
The application includes procedure-specific consent forms for most medical and surgical procedures; patient education documents for thousands of diagnoses and treatments; and an extensive anatomical image gallery that allows the physician to annotate images and simplify complex topics for the patient [...]
A medical lab career in the U.S.
The United States Army provides training in medical laboratory science--from associate's and bachelor's through post-doctoral degrees--for individuals who want careers that provide growth opportunities, increased responsibilities, variety, and a chance to see the world. [...]
Nurses report lion's share of medical errors
Results from a survey of hospitals using electronic adverse event and error reporting systems indicate that 92,547 medical errors or adverse events occurred between Jan. 1, 2001 and Sept. 30, 2003. The findings, based on a study by Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, come from analyses of 2.5 million patient days at 26 acute care, nonprofit hospitals. [...]
Secrets Kept From Juries In Personal Injury Cases (Civil Cases)
Many are more than a little surprised to learn about
certain facts and procedures that occur in our legal system which are very common in personal injury claims. One surprising fact is how much information is hidden from the jury. Specifically information that is kept from juries in personal injury cases which include car accident cases, wrongful death, medical malpractice etc.[...]
Diabetes- Connect The Dots Of Ailments Started By Having Diabetes
Diabetes could also be called connect the dots of medical ailments that start after you develop diabetes. Yes, it's kind of a game of life. Not just any life but your's, the type 1 & type 2 diabetics. Each dot represents an ailment, after you have been diagnosed with diabetics you are ready to play this lifelong game.[...]
Advanced Veterinary Products, What You Need to Know
There are a lot of us who have had a pet for all of our lives and they have become a part of the family.
Whenever you do something whether it is shopping, planning a vacation or making a budget our pets are included. You always want your pet to have the best and advanced veterinary products to ensure that our pet remains in good health at all times. Here are some ideas on how to get advanced veterinary products for your pets.[...]
Benzoyl Peroxide For Acne - Safe Or Not
Although acne usually strikes most often in the teenage years and subsides as we get older, for many this is not the case. Things can get complicated for those using medications over many years to treat their zits. The course of suppression may continue for decades beyond your teenage years and because of this you should not only consider how well your treatment is working for you but also the long term effects involved.[...]
Diabetes: Have You Checked The Chromium Front Lately?
Although diabetes is far from a new age phenomenon, modern-day lifestyles and flawed food habits have had a large part to play in influencing the onset of diabetes in the vulnerable, while making management a lot more difficult for those who have already fallen prey to this disease. Until recent times, diabetes treatment was largely limited to medication and insulin injections, which have drawn themselves equal numbers of detractors as they have attracted followers. [...]
Lift Chairs -An Aid to Living a Functional Life
A doctor would always recommend a chair lift to a mobility impaired patient.
Immobility could be age related or due to medical problems such as arthritis, back pains, osteoporosis and many other diseases that could weaken the muscles and cause excruciating pain in the joints. Nothing could be more frustrating than feeling helpless. And this is what most people with mobility difficulties feel every time they need to move and fail to do so.[...]
Patriots Wide Receiver Faces Battery Allegations
January 18, 2008 (Otto Smyth) Wide receiver Randy Moss of the New England Patriots will see the inside of a courtroom the week prior to the Super Bowl. Monday January 28th is the date set for a hearing for a complaint filed against him in Broward County Florida. [...]
How Do Physicians Find Jobs?
Top 7 Ways Physician's Look for Jobs
Have you ever compared your physician recruiting methods against the ways physicians look for jobs? If not, physicians may be looking for jobs in areas other than where you are searching. [...]
Medical Aromatherapy of Biobell
Medical Aromatherapy of BioBell Even though aromatherapy oil products are popular these days, there are not so many people who know the application and the effect of aromatherapy properly.
For example, just because you use the aromatherapy oils when you feel bad, it does not mean you are getting better on the medical side.[...]
Health Insurance Plans for Students
Health care insurance is a necessity today. Most educational institutions in the United States require students to be covered for healthcare.
Surveys reveal that nearly thirty percent of students in the US do not have healthcare insurance, and ask their parents for financial help when in need. These students are most likely to drop their studies for financial reasons, as they have to work to pay off their dues of healthcare expenses. [...]
Step-by-step Guide to Medical Tourism
Going overseas for surgical treatment can be overwhelming for anybody. After all, it's not like going to a hospital down the road where you have been to before and know all the doctors and nurses. [...]
Principles of Safety and Occupational Health Training
To become an occupational health and safety professional you must have educational qualifications and experience. You also must pass certain written examinations. All occupational health and safety specialists and technicians must go through on the job and classroom training, to learn about the relevant laws and inspection procedures.[...]
Miracle Cup: The Health Benefits of Green Tea
For 4,000 years, the Chinese people have been using green tea as treatment for everything from headaches to depression.
Today, studies are conducted in Asia and the west in order to produce hard evidence of the health benefits of the tea. [...]
Whey protein is the foundation of muscle growth and without it, you will have a hard time trying to build up lean muscle.[...]