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Archive for August, 2016

The Association between Fried Food and Heart Failure

Aug
31

Date: August 31st, 2016

Fried Foods and the Damage they might cause

Fried foods may increase a person’s chances of heart failure by as much as 689% when the food is consumed more than seven times a week. That means that eating fried foods at least one time each day more than double your risks of heart failure.

Eating fried foods as few as three times a week has been shown to increase the risk of heart failure by as much as 18%. When people keep their fried food consumption to a minimum of four to six times a week, they raise their chances of heart failure by 25%.

Study Linking Coffee to Lower Risk for Heart Attack

Aug
30

Date: August 30th, 2016

The study was conducted on people of all ages, all genders, and all different chronic conditions. People who drink three to five cups of coffee each day showed a decreased amount of calcium build-up in their arteries, which gave them lower chances of developing hardening of the arteries, and having heart attacks.
The study was performed on South Koreans, but the researchers see no reason why the results could not be applied to everyone else around the world. The participants drank both caffeinated and decaffeinated coffee, and the results did not change between the two coffee types.

What can we learn from the Measles Outbreak of 2015?

Aug
29

Date: August 29th, 2016

Measles make a Comeback

In December of 2014, people at Disneyland did not know that they were being exposed to the measles, or to rubeola. Within a couple of weeks the people who were at the Disney California Adventure, and were not vaccinated for the measles, were starting to break out with the tell-tale red rash that we all recognize as being a symptom of the airborne illness.
From the first of January until the end of February, more than one hundred and seventy confirmed cases of the measles were reported to the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta. People from more than seventeen states were at the Disney Park that day and they carried back the serious illness when they traveled backing home.

Diabetes care in Patients with Chronic Conditions

Aug
28

Date: August 28th, 2016

In 2014 a study of more than twenty thousand of the twenty one million people in America that have been diagnosed with diabetes to see what effects other chronic health conditions had on the treatment, and care of the patient’s diabetes.

Distraction from Diabetes Monitoring and Control

Many patients who develop other chronic conditions along with their diabetes get distracted by the care they need for the other conditions, and they do not pay adequate attention to their diabetes. People seem to start accepting diabetes and forget that when they let their blood sugar levels get out of control, they cause their diabetes to become worse, and to damage organs, and create new chronic conditions such as loss of eyesight, kidney failure, weight gain, and amputated limbs.

10 Things You Need to Know about Weight Loss Surgery

Aug
27

Date: August 27th, 2016

Depression after Weight Loss Surgery

Depression is something that every obese person has had to deal with in some form. What many people do not realize is that after they have weight loss surgery they may still have to battle depression.

First Aid Certification Online

Aug
26

Date: August 26th, 2016

First Aid Certification Online for daily emergency use

In our daily activities, we can never avoid accidents, injuries, and even death. We can never know when and how would it happen. But these can be prevented if we’re always prepared in any situation it may be. We must be prepared, at any point in time. Perhaps, Preparedness is a key element of first aid. Whether we are studying medicine, a journalist, a politician, or even an ordinary citizen, we must know First Aid And CPR. Nevertheless, you can’t eventually offer first aid and CPR treatment immediately. One must undergo trainings or seminars and deliver a credential from a duly registered institutions for him to assume such knowledge in doing First aid and CPR. There are various institutions offering First Aid and CPR Certification, but they’re inaccessible, expensive and time consuming.

Online CPR Certification

Aug
25

Date: August 25th, 2016

Is the Online CPR Certification course meant for you?

If you’re interested and looking for an Online CPR Certification course, you can eventually search the internet and find some sites offering such services. They are offering it, at a lesser cost. You will  just need a computer, for video lessons, and perhaps a printer for the card or for a certificate stating that you have finished their course and you’re certified in the basics of CPR. At la small amount of time, effort and money you will have your certification online.  But, how are they valid? Can it be accepted by your employer? Or does it really valid at all?

CPR First Aid Certification

Aug
24

Date: August 24th, 2016

CPR  First Aid Certification

At any moment, anyone may be in need of medical assistance- cardiac arrest for instance. There are hospitals, rescue agencies, and medical personnel etc., offering such help when someone is in need. What if one in that situation needs it in an unexpected time and location? Would this medical personnel be immediately there to save his life? What if they are not available at that time or nothing at all? Time is the greatest enemy of that emergency. In any moment, death may occur. But it can be prevented. Only if one knows how to react and respond in that situation. One who knows First aid or CPR.

CPR Certification Online

Aug
23

Date: August 23rd, 2016

CPR Certification Online

There are many training centers offering cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training  courses, either offline or online. If you can’t afford to do an offline training course; maybe you are running of time or doesn’t prefer it, or you’re out of the budget, you may consider in taking online CPR certification courses. There various of legit sites offering such course, and can issue a certification which can either be used in your workplace or by any other means.

CPR Certification

Aug
22

Date: August 22nd, 2016

CPR Certification save lives

Anyone of us may experience cardiac arrest at any time. When the heart just stops I’m pumping the blood to different body parts, including the brain, it may just stop in beating and will make the person die. The absence of oxygen in the brain even just for a few minutes will make the person die. Death may occur in a couple of minutes. But we don’t need to become superheroes to save a life. All we have to do is to learn, what and how to save a life is a given situation, through CPR Certification.