Regaining my balance

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Regaining my balance

After having a bad fall getting out of the shower, I've been really struggling to feel confident on my feet and regain my balance. I have been doing some physical therapy and getting some followup support from my medical team to help me regain my confidence. I want to be able to live as an independent person and not always be worrying about slipping and hurting myself again. This blog has some tips from other people who have recovered from serious injuries and falls, and regained their confidence in their balance. I hope it will help other people in their journey to regain their balance.

Fixing your smile: everything you need to know about tooth contouring

30 December 2016
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Although people may not like to admit it, physical appearance often plays a big part in shaping your self esteem and how good you feel about yourself generally. While loving yourself for who you are, all flaws included, is an important component of living a healthy and fulfilling life, often times minor changes to the way you look can inject you with a great deal of confidence and energy to tackle the challenges of your daily life. Read More …

Pharmacy Compounding Services: 3 Ways the Pharmacies Remove Static from Powders

30 December 2016
 Categories: , Blog

When compounding several different medications or pharmaceutical compounds together to create an ideal medication for you, the compounding service will first have to remove any lingering static that clings onto the powders. Some pharmaceutical compounds have a charge on them, and this 'static cling' can cause the powders to either clump up or stick to reloading components and tools. To give you a better understanding of the complexity behind compounding services, here are 3 ways that pharmacies remove static from the powders they work with. Read More …

Practical Advice On Caring For A Loved One With Dementia

29 December 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Dementia and associated conditions are on the rise. As healthcare improves and people are living longer, more and more cases of dementia are being diagnosed. When a loved one is diagnosed with a form of dementia,  it can be devastating for all involved. Many families want to care for them at home for as long as possible, and while admirable, this is not altogether as simple as it sounds. Carers can be put under immense strain, and the daily practicalities of caring for loved one with dementia can be overwhelming. Read More …

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Understanding the Common Infections

27 December 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

As implied, sexually transmitted diseases refers to the category of diseases which is primarily spread through sexual contact. It is crucial for you to know and understand these conditions. This will ensure that you will be able to recognise any associated medical problem early and seek immediate treatment. In general, most of the pertinent infections are completely treatable or manageable, but they can cause permanent damage if allowed to fester for prolonged periods. Read More …

How to Avoid Holiday Dental Emergencies

20 December 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When enjoying the holidays with those close to you, any form of distraction isn't welcomed. The pain from dental emergencies when traveling or dental offices are closed for holidays can be excruciating. By planning ahead and taking care of your oral health, you can avoid holiday dental emergencies. Here's what you need to do: Avoid crunching Many people are tempted to crunch up ice cube leftovers after finishing an ice-cold beverage. Read More …