Lyme disease is now present in all 50 states. Caused by ticks and the bacteria they carry, Lyme disease can cause many health-related issues. The sooner treatment begins, the fewer complications a person will suffer. Here is what you need to know. What Is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease can occur when a deer tick or black-legged tick bites you and transmits the bacterium known as Borrelia burgdorferi. The longer the tick stays attached, the greater the likelihood of transmission of the disease.
30 July 2019
Running a convenience store requires a lot of inventory management, and that includes managing the cost of your inventory. With profit margins being slim on some types of food and other convenience items, managing costs can be the key to profitability. Here are a few ways you can control costs and make more with every sale. Consider Warehouse Clubs If you only run a single convenience store, getting a warehouse club membership may be a great option.
25 June 2019
A cosmetic procedure, even one conducted on an outpatient basis, should be taken as seriously as any other type of medical care. In order to see that any cosmetic procedures you might undergo will have the best chance to turn out well, it's a good idea to prepare in the time leading up to your appointment. Have a Detailed Medical History Ready Presenting your doctor with a detailed medical history will reduce the odds that an undiscovered complication may happen.
21 May 2019
So many people regularly find problems with their feet. You stand on them all day, and this can cause you to deal with swelling, discomfort and other issues that might get in the way of your everyday quality of life. In fact, some 60,000 foot injuries per year cause people to miss time from work. If you would like to enjoy the benefits of foot health, consider the strategies below.
17 April 2019
Admitting to an addiction is one of the best indications that any addict is really ready to make positive changes in their behavior. While a great first step, much more than the initial admission of a problem will be needed to help an addict successfully put their addiction behind them and begin living a healthier life. Unlike street drugs, an addiction to alcohol can offer unique challenges simply because the substance is one that is legal, readily available, and socially acceptable to use.
3 March 2019
Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be one of the most frightening and stressful events that you experience in your life. While learning that you have cancer can be incredibly scary, the good news is that many types of cancers can be successfully treated. If you closely follow your doctor's treatment recommendations, there is a chance that your cancer will go into remission when the treatment is completed. While remission is the goal of cancer treatment, the downside is that the different treatments commonly used, such as chemotherapy and radiation, can have a number of negative side effects.
13 January 2019