Health and Fitness Archive

Utah Issues New Laws to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Opioid abuse is currently prevalent in Utah. According to Stop the Opidemic, an organization established by the Utah Department of Health, the state rates seventh highest when it comes to drug overdose in the United States; six Utahns die from opioid abuse every week. While there are outpatient drug rehabilitation centers in Farmington, not many people [&hellip

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Upping Your Confidence in 3 Easy Ways

When you see your boss presenting their work or beauty queens who show grace under pressure, you might have this impression that they’re born with it—that they are born with confidence. This is not the truth. Confidence is borne out of practice, hard work, and sticking to good habits.  And confidence comes with many benefits. [&hellip

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Take the Baby Steps: Losing Weight in Three Easy Ways

Losing weight, undoubtedly, can sometimes feel like a Herculean task. For some, it may feel like an excruciating journey. Others rush it like it is a race. But who says that you need to do it fast? No one, right? Now that you have somehow taken the pressure off your shoulder, you might want to [&hellip

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Invisalign: A Great Smile Makeover Treatment for UK Adults

The metallic shine and sheen of traditional dental braces and modern orthodontic appliances are arguably two of the primary reasons UK adults shy away from them. They feel uncomfortable with the thought of having shiny metal wires and brackets on their teeth since they know that these will draw the attention of people, even distract [&hellip

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Role of an Obstetrician in Labor and Delivery

Did you know that the number of childbirths has been constantly increasing over the past few years? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 4 million childbirths occur annually in the United States. This means approximately 260 babies are born per minute in the US alone. Due to the rising number [&hellip

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Beautifying People Is A Skill You Learn

The beauty industry is booming, and evidence is everywhere. Spas, parlors, and skin care clinics are on every major street. Demand is high for massage therapists, makeup artists, skin care experts and other esthetic professionals, prompting more schools and training centers to offer accredited courses for aspiring estheticians. But becoming a licensed esthetician requires a [&hellip

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Common Mistakes Hospitals Make

Your hospital certainly does save lots of lives every year. However, sometimes mistakes happen in health facilities that hurt patients. While it is understandable that your doctors and nurses are human and thus prone to making mistakes, they can easily avoid some errors. Could you be making any of the following preventable mistakes in your [&hellip

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Beating Baldness: The Head-Turning Benefits of Hair Micropigmentation

Baldness might not be considered as a medical emergency, but there are those who would consider their baldness worse than any major crisis. Fortunately, there are also a good number of hair treatments available today. Micro hair pigmentation procedures are now becoming popular due to some of its amazing benefits: No Chemical Side-Effects, Pain, and Scarring [&hellip

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Foodborne Diseases? Not In My Restaurant

Some of the most common types of food poisoning are caused by bacteria such as Salmonella and Campylobacter. Get to know their sources and the measures you can do in your restaurant to prevent contamination. Salmonella The bacteria Salmonella causes the disease salmonellosis. Symptoms include diarrhoea and abdominal cramps and can last 4 to 7 days. Salmonellosis can be severe for those with [&hellip

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Enjoy A Hands-free Approach To Transcribing Your Medical Findings

The virtual hemisphere of digital technology is constantly changing with the development of tools and applications that make seemingly insurmountable tasks easy to resolve. Among the tools that it gave birth to is voice recognition. Are you a medical professional looking for ways to quickly digitize your medical findings? Do you sometimes wish for an [&hellip

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