First, what IS a pre-existing condition? It’s a health problem you had before the date that your health insurance went into effect. This makes it CRITICAL for people with chronic illnesses, allergies, major diseases to never have lapses in health … Continue reading “Pre-existing Conditions” Under the AHCA
This is the story of Fred, the Anxiety Worm. Hi. I’m Fred. He came to my friend in a dream, and he has helped her visualize how she experiences anxiety. She has given permission to share this wonderful parable. To … Continue reading Fred the Anxiety Worm
(Technically, the only 4 things you really enjoy.) Learn about how these 4 vital neurotransmitters (chemical messengers in your brain) affect your mood and behavior! DOPAMINE Nickname: The Reward Chemical A.K.A.: One More, Please! Catchphrase: The Joy of Getting What … Continue reading The Fantastic 4
Saw this billboard on the way to work today. LOVE IT!!! I’m still like a little kid when I see an ambulance or fire truck. It inspired me to Google “texting while driving,” (while in a house,not my car) and … Continue reading Distracted Driving
What is a stroke? A stroke occurs when a blood clot blocks a blood vessel to the brain (ischemic stroke), or when a blood vessel ruptures in the brain (hemorrhagic stroke). Ischemic strokes are further broken down based upon where … Continue reading Act FAST during a stroke!
First Aid Kit is not just a good up and coming band! They are essential tools anyone can use. You can buy small, basic first aid kits in any drug store. May of us bought one years ago and have it … Continue reading Make a First Aid Kit
I deal with a lot of germs in my job as an EMT, so I probably spend more time than the average person does thinking about how to effectively clean my hands. Hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics all have hand sanitizer units … Continue reading Hand Washing Vs. Sanitizer