How fortunate we are that there are plenty of specialized cancer care facilities worldwide and in most of our communities.
Charities and fund raising events are the life blood of hundreds of facilities, programs and research projects around the world. Find out who they are and what they do.
When it comes to the prolonged management of diabetes and its complications, how fortunate we are that there are plenty of specialized diabetes care facilities worldwide and in most of our communities.
Hemodialysis is big business. There are an estimated 4200 commercial kidney dialysis centers in the U.S., with revenue of approximately $18 billion. A small center treating about 170 ESRD patients could cost up to $5 million. More than 90% of these centers are run by large health care companies that include DaVita, Renal Care Group, DSI Renal, Renal Advantage, and Fresenius Medical Care. In addition, there are also publicly owned dialysis centers or hospitals providing dialysis care.
If you trust Google more than your doctor than maybe it's time to switch doctors - Jadelr and Cristina Cordova
Carefully choosing your doctor is merely the start. Learn the strategies on how to find and keep one. And don't forget to be a responsible partner in your health care. No guarantees, but your life will probably be healthier!
Drug addiction is a life long struggle. The good news . . . there are treatment centers and rehabilitation programs for every kind of addiction.
Order groceries, meals or your favorite foods or drinks. Then again you may just want takeout or find a restaurant...
When it comes to an acute cardiac emergency most of us are not in a position to choose where we go. Similarily for those who have chronic heart issues, you also may not have a choice.
But then again maybe you do or would like to. How fortunate we are that there are plenty of specialized heart care facilities worldwide and in most of our communities.
Have you ever been caught off guard by the challenge of care giving to a parent, a spouse or a child in the midst of your busy life? Most of us prefer to avoid this timely but unpleasant subject. Too many of us are caught up in the physical world with our work, families, attainment of goals, and our material possessions. However, no one knows when they might be presented with this challenge. Perhaps now is the time to think about it - Empowering Caregivers
The very first requirement in a hospital is that it should do the sick no harm - Florence Nightingale
The rest of the world has it pretty easy when it comes to health insurance because most countries have single payer plans.
However when it comes to the United States, it is complicated, frustrating and comes in more forms, varieties, plans, and prices than any one of us can figure out on our own. Which do you choose? ObamaCare, PPO, HMO, HSAs, Critical Illness, Long Term, Disability, Vision, Dental...
The therapists listed on Massagetherapy.com's Referral Service are all eligible members of Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP). ABMP requires and verifies that each therapist accepted for membership at the Certified, Professional, or Practitioner level has graduated from an approved massage training program and achieved all state certification/licensing requirements and/or met ABMP's eligibility requirements. Each ABMP member agrees to abide by ABMP's Code of Ethics.
Finding and keeping a good mental health professional can be time consuming whether you are looking for a psychologist, marriage and family counselor, social worker, licensed professional counselors or a psychiatrist. We hope we have made it as easy as possible.
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Looking for a long term care facility or residential living? Here's some of the better facilites including nursing homes.
When you are faced with decisions regarding a new diagnosis or treatment plan, having another expert opinion is the first step towards getting the care you need - Partners Healthcare
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When it comes to the organ transplantation most of us are not in a position to choose where we go. How fortunate we are that there are plenty of specialized facilities worldwide and in most of our communities. So, where's your facility?
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Carefully choosing your healthcare professional is merely a start. Learn the strategies on how to find and keep one. And don't forget to be a responsible partner in your health care. No guarantees, but your life will probably be healthier!
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Specialized stroke care facilities are evolving on a worldwide basis. Currently there are only a handful of stroke systems with protocols for screening potential patients and directing them to the stroke center, bypassing other hospitals.
The goal is to administer thrombolysis treatment usually within 3 hours but in some cases up to 4.5 hours, although this may change as new treatments develop.
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Getting married is easy but finding a good vet can be time consuming...we hope we have made it as easy as possible.
But choosing your vet is merely the start. Don't forget to be a responsible partner in your pet's health care. No guarantees, but your pet and you will probably be healthier!