Category Archive: Health

November 30, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

The Real Deal with Palliative Care

The Real Deal with Palliative Care

Some families are hesitant to consider palliative care services, with the belief that it can make death come quicker. Others also associate it with the failure of healthcare and giving up hope. Palliative care, however, is not all about those things. In fact, it can help a person manage pain, while also improving quality of […]

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November 10, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Can You Delay the Signs of Aging?

Can You Delay the Signs of Aging?

While there are plenty of good things (wisdom and accomplishments) that come with getting older, there are also some changes that most people never wish to experience. As the years add up, it is common to see visible changes in your skin or outward appearance. Wrinkles, fine lines, dark spots, and sagging skin are the […]

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November 9, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , , ,

The Kardashian Effect Fuels Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

The Kardashian Effect Fuels Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

There’s no question about it: the Kardashians sure are people to keep up with. From Kim Kardashian to the younger Jenner siblings, everyone brings something to the table that makes the clan a headliner almost every day. They are far from perfect, but they seem to make everything desirable–including altering one’s appearance. The Rise of […]

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November 7, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   ,

Sun Protection: Should You Always Use It?

Sun Protection: Should You Always Use It?

Everyone knows the negative effect UV rays have on exposed skin, yet a huge amount of people still brave the sun without sunblock. When you do caution them, they will most likely tell you every possible excuse on why it is all right to skip it. No matter how busy you are or how sticky […]

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October 31, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

How to Manage Hazardous Waste

How to Manage Hazardous Waste

Hazardous waste contains properties that can endanger human health and the environment. With this in mind, it’s important to understand how to manage hazardous waste whether at home or in business. 1. Find a suitable container One of the first things to do when conducting hazardous waste management in Utah is to get the right […]

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October 30, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   ,

Liftoff: 4 Steps to Jumpstart a Healthier Lifestyle

Liftoff: 4 Steps to Jumpstart a Healthier Lifestyle

Getting in shape is probably one thing most people include in their new year’s resolutions. It’s also an item that isn’t crossed off by the end of the year. It’s not because of lack of interest, though. For some, they just don’t know how to start. If you’re not too sure how to ease your […]

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October 16, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Innovative Technology for the Treatment of Post Thrombotic Syndrome

Innovative Technology for the Treatment of Post Thrombotic Syndrome

Proper blood circulation is essential to ensuring adequate distribution of oxygen, minerals, and nutrients to the whole body. It also helps in transporting waste to the particular excretion organs to prevent chances of poisoning one’s body from the overload of toxins and wastes. Whenever blood vessels are not in their best state, health problems begin […]

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October 13, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   ,

When Mental Illness Strikes: What to Do

When Mental Illness Strikes: What to Do

Mental illness affects many people but seeking treatment for it becomes a stigma. Admitting you have a mental illness is only half the battle, and trying to get a treatment for it becomes a struggle too. There are several forms of mental illness, and people experience it at some point in their lives. Untreated, mental […]

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October 10, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Three Techniques Most Rehab Centers Use to Treat Addiction

Three Techniques Most Rehab Centers Use to Treat Addiction

Addiction can turn lives upside down. If you have decided to take action and change your life back to what it once was, you will likely find the most help from a rehabilitation center. If you want to prepare yourself for the process, it's best to know what to expect. Here are some techniques centers […]

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October 9, 2017   /   by Healthier Societies   /   ,

3 Dire Effects of Bulimia Nervosa

3 Dire Effects of Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia Nervosa is an eating disorder wherein the affected individual continues to eat or binge eat and then end up purging or vomiting it all out. It is one of the three major eating disorders along with anorexia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Based on statistics, about 1.5% (4.7 million) of women and about 0.5% (1.5 million) […]

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