Heart Disease Prevention

CDC: 200,000 Cardiac Diseases are PREVENTABLE each year

America’s greatest problem is not about the cure for the diseases. Rather, its lies within how the medical professionals educate their patients with the prevention of lifestyle diseases. It is quite sad to note that physicians only spend at most 5 minutes per visit with the patient and most of ...
Cancer

How Exercise Can Positively Affect Your Cancer

A study was conducted by by CDC and NCI regarding the positive effects of exercise to a patient with cancer. It was a very good start for people to start thinking of performing some physical activity in order to avoid or lessen the effects of cancer. Not only that exercise is a good way to be healthy, ...
Home Health Care

Report : Medicare Cuts Will Affect Home Health Care

Home health industry leaders gathered today for a teleconference to discuss the alarming impacts of a rule that would bring Medicare payment cuts to tally nearly $100 billion in the coming years. The proposed rebasing rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) looks to cut Medicare ...
Obesity Epidemic

Obesity Epidemic and How It Impacts Specialty Care

Obesity is an epidemic. It does not only affect a person’s physical appearance but also affects his or her overall health-related quality of life. It creates a complexity for doctors during surgeries and it also slows down the healing time. The article below is taken from AAOS.org, “Obesity ...
Speech Language Pathologist Therapist CEU

Swallowing and Feeding Disorders Workshops in 2014

Reposting for Therapy Resources LLP… Level 1 – A Three Part Treatment Plan For Oral Placement & Feeding Skill Development Date: 23 & 24 April 2014 (Wed/Thu) Speaker: Ms Renee Roy Hills Learn why feeding is important to an Oral Placement Therapy Program as well as techniques to improve the ...
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Respiratory Therapist Admission Requirements for RRT and CRT Exam

The Registry Examination System was developed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills, and abilities required of advanced respiratory therapists, and to set uniform standards for measuring such knowledge. The CRT credential is a prerequisite for admission to the Registry Examination. The RRT ...
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