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“Do Not Resuscitate” (DNR) Order and What it May Mean to Your Health & Survival.

Jul
03

Date: July 3rd, 2021

What’s DNR?

DNR means Do Not Resuscitate. A DNR is a legal note carried by a patient, barring doctors from resuscitating.  A DNR order can either be written or oral, depending on the country.

Without a DNR order, healthcare providers will immediately begin CPR procedures on a patient in case of an emergency. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation involves mouth to mouth or machine breathing and chest compressions to restore the function of the heart in case their heart or breathing has stopped.

DNR orders are prepared before an emergency, and it gives instructions on whether to receive CPR or not during an emergency. They are written under the direction of the patient or the patient’s family, after consultation with a physician.

Can Poverty Trigger Extreme Behavior Problems in Early Childhood?

Jun
05

Date: June 5th, 2021

Childhood behavior Problems: Is Poverty Be a Contributor?

Character flaws are natural until they get extreme and affect how your child relates with the world.

Your kid’s early life is a “sensitive span,” and all experiences have a significant and lasting effect, so parents must focus on childhood behavior problems.

Childhood poverty has a deleterious effect on a kid’s behavioral and intellectual development than it does later in adolescence.

In a longitudinal study, household poverty during early child life resulted in low accomplishment at school (between ages 6 to 12); once poor early child-life earning was considered, household income throughout the years of schooling wasn’t related to success.

And it’s hard to deny that success and behavior go hand in hand. Being a troublemaker both at home and school, stealing stuff here and there, extreme violence, etc., are signs your child needs help with their character.

Cases of kids diagnosed with severe misconduct disorder even at tender ages can be confusing to parents who understand less about child psychology.

And while many other factors could lead to childhood behavior problems, past and present studies have strongly cited poverty as one of the primary factors.

This can happen either directly, such as theft, because they lack whatever they need or indirectly through poverty-induced motherly depression, which affects parenting or causes a ripple effect on the child.

What it takes to Start Selling Nutraceutical Supplements Online

May
31

Date: May 31st, 2021

Nutraceutical Merchant Account Solutions for a Supplement Business

Strategic targeting is part of being an excellent entrepreneur. You target the right market at the right time, with the right tactics, and you almost definitely have it!

Most, if not all, Americans will willingly spend some dollars on their health and wellness; and entrepreneurs who look in that direction will most likely succeed.

People in the U.S. are dropping traditional medicines for alternative medications like nutraceutical supplements— a sector looking at 375 billion dollars by 2025.

And many buyers are savvy; they know exactly what they want. For instance, while other forms of nutraceuticals exist, many consumers will likely ask for fat-soluble supplements—unless they are after the vitamins in fat-soluble types like (B and C).

To sell these vitamin supplements, you need a Nutraceutical merchant account that holds the money you collect from customers before transferring to your business account.

The 5 Types of Lenses to Try and Common Vision Myths Exposed

May
25

Date: May 25th, 2021

Types of Lenses & Facts about Vision

Eyeglasses are trending and often used as accessories by fashion stylists. In fact, with a big brand like Gucci on your frame, you can tell how far eyeglasses have gone with fashion.

So do not worry if lenses bother your vision. Instead, go for the latest frames for a classier look.

But if you need glasses to aid your vision then it’s important to study the types of lenses available in the market and learn how to clean your pair.

Plus, different lens types help with different eye conditions. And as technology advances, lenses have also improved in quality. Advanced thin and lightweight plastic lenses have replaced the bulky glass lenses.

Today’s lenses do not break easily like glass types did.  However, they are coated with a film to protect the eye from the damaging ultraviolet rays.

21 & over: What does it take to Buy Legal Recreational Cannabis in California

May
20

Date: May 20th, 2021

Tips to Buy Cannabis in California

The citizens of California unanimously voted in favor of the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), to become the 5th state to decriminalize recreational pot after Colorado, Washington DC, Oregon, and Alaska.

 California was also the first state to legalize medicinal cannabis. And since 2018, you can buy Cannabis in California as long as you stick to the laws.

Gone are the tough days when you hastily purchased weed from a backstreet peddler or in dimly-lit shops with the fear of Feds pulling over anytime. There’s good-quality legal cannabis in California.

How to Buy Cannabis in California.

Any adult, 21 and over, can now walk into any of the officially-authorized dispensaries or order for weed delivery.

Today’s cannabis stores are more like any other store with several product varieties displayed for potheads or any newbie smokers to choose from.

Here’s what to look for.

Common Mistakes at the Gym & Beginner Tips for Newbies

May
15

Date: May 15th, 2021

Are You a Victim of these Common Gym Mistakes?

From dodging warm-ups to poor planning and lifting excessively, mistakes at the gym can hide in some of your most notorious habits.

A gym is a large room within a building containing special equipment where people go for physical exercises.

When you walk into these fitness rooms for indoor recreation activities, you’ll likely come across people engaging in physical exercises that can make you cringe.

Remember, the fears of getting hit or hurt may only screw you up during gym sessions as they may cause loss of concentration and result in common gym mistakes.

You’ll find many pieces of equipment at the fitness centers, and for a newbie, knowing which machines to use can be challenging.

You may get the warm-up and all related components right, but a little mishap can cause huge setbacks on whatever you’re trying to gain.

To get the maximum benefit from training sessions within the recommended time frame, it’s essential to avoid these common mistakes.

Avoid the Counterfeits: Is Your Online-bought Drug or Diet Pill Legit?

May
10

Date: May 10th, 2021

Shopping to Buy Diet Pills? Watch Out for Fakes

Your pals will tell you online is the best place to search when looking to buy diet pills, but past experiences show that a happy ending isn’t always guaranteed.

From time to time, the Federal Drug Agency and Federal Trade Commission receives complaints of deceitfully marketed products that do not achieve their alleged purpose. And other times, these agencies are busy cracking down on illicit players selling potentially harmful substances to their unsuspecting customers.

All of the FDA’s efforts to create a safer environment continue amid criticism from different industry analysts, some who blame the agency for failing to hold the fort for the many consumers who buy diet pills online.

Market experts are worried about the unregulated dietary supplement industry projected to hit $230.7 billion by 2027. Critics cite the lack of strict rules, which have permitted the surge of poor-quality and potentially-dangerous products.

Safer Surroundings: How to Disinfect Air and Surfaces Using Air Purifiers & Portable UV Lamps

May
05

Date: May 5th, 2021

Portable UV Lamps and Air Purifiers Reduce Exposure to Disease-Causing Pathogens.

How safe is the air you breathe and your surrounding? Can you do anything to improve its quality?

If you’re in planet earth then you must know we’ve been under a year-long siege thanks to a deadly pandemic (COVID). The Coronavirus is a virus that transmits from person to person via air, contact, or through droplets in an infected person’s cough.

A virus is just one of the many microorganisms in our surroundings. Microscopic organisms are widely known to cause illnesses. The most common ones include viruses, bacteria, fungi, and protozoa.

These microorganisms float in the air or rest in surfaces or floors.  And because you can easily acquire an infection from inhaling or touching infectious objects and surfaces, it helps to safeguard yourself using appropriate PPE like face masks and other decontamination devices like portable UV lamps.

Sterilizing with ultraviolet light is said to be unique because you can’t detect it with the naked eye. It’s a high-frequency beam that is clinically proven to eradicate disease-causing microbes such as viruses, fungi, and bacteria.

Traditional liquid-based disinfectants come with many disadvantages, for instance, the pungent odor associated with the constituent chemicals. Such disinfectants are likely to leave and spread germ residue when you wipe a contaminated surface.

Eleven Ways to Boost Mental Health & Wellbeing amid Coronavirus

Apr
30

Date: April 30th, 2021

What’s the State of Mental Health during COVID-19

How’s your overall mental health during COVID-19? Several Studies show an increase in stress and anxiety levels since the pandemic caught fire.

Worry continues as the virus claims more lives and the economy dips in what scientists describe as a second wave.

Remember, a majority of nations worldwide weren’t ready for such a pandemic. This lack of preparedness caused a strain in health care, the economy, and for the average citizen, much uncertainty about the future.

As a result, most people  shifted focus to COVID-19 and may not notice crucial mental health effects. If such cases worsen, victim’s suffer psychiatric problems like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among health care personnel. Many other issues could arise within the context of the general community.

Researchers have sought to reveal the impact COVID-19 on physical and mental health. Studies show a significant increase in mental illness risks during Corona compared to pre-pandemic.

COVID-19 Vaccines: Up-to-date Info on the Available Options and Roll-out Plans

Apr
25

Date: April 25th, 2021

The Race to Get COVID Vaccine.

As the globe continues to combat the novel COVID-19, the development of three viable vaccines is a promising beam light at the end of the tunnel.

Although the official roll-out hasn’t started, there’s a looming scramble as nations seek to get COVID vaccine and rid themselves of this pandemic.

First, we have the Oxford vaccine that involves several partners, including AstraZeneca. With an efficiency rate of up to 70.4%, recent final-stage trial data indicate that this vaccine can effectively protect the population from COVID-19 infection.

Oxford vaccine developers have recently stated plans to apply for safety approval from regulatory bodies to begin mass-producing their vaccine. Plus, AstraZeneca is trying to get permission from the WHO to list its vaccine under the Emergency Use category.