Summer Travel Safety

With the full heat of summer upon us, many of us are taking time to head out to vacation spots world wide, with the boring meetings and mundane chores of everyday existence left behind. They give way to the excitement of summer travel and summer fun. Let’s hope that while we’re at it, we don’t forget some simple facts about summer travel, and incorporate summer travel safety into our fun plans.We all love the thought of endless nights and warm sun filled days on the beach.Summer time, for everyone Read more […]

Aging Survivors of Brain Injury – Tips on Medical Care and Safety

Loss of memory, difficulty recalling names, and confusion are common complaints of most aging adults. People also have physical changes as they age. For persons who have survived a traumatic brain injury and already have some cognitive and physical impairments, concerns about aging are often magnified. Much is unknown about the long-term effects of trauma to the brain. Many survivors fear that aging will bring a further decline in their cognitive and physical abilities.Tips on Medical Care and Read more […]

Top 10 Ways to Improve Patient Safety Now

Patients trust their doctors to give them the best treatment and restore their health. Therefore, it is the duty of the doctors and medical staff to serve them with complete dedication so that they recover at the earliest and their health problems are treated to the best. The safety of the patients is also of utmost importance because it can sometimes make the difference between life and death. A slightest mistake on the behalf of the medical staff can actually jeopardize the life of the patient Read more […]

Medical Marijuana – The Debate Rages On

Marijuana is also known as pot, grass and weed but its formal name is actually cannabis. It comes from the leaves and flowers of the plant Cannabis sativa. It is considered an illegal substance in the US and many countries and possession of marijuana is a crime punishable by law. The FDA classifies marijuana as Schedule I, substances which have a very high potential for abuse and have no proven medical use. Over the years several studies claim that some substances found in marijuana have medicinal Read more […]