What is Subjective Data and How Can Nurses Apply it Daily?

As a nurse, you must know the type of patient you are dealing with. In nursing terms. Patients can also be referred to as subjects. The subject, or the patient that is in front of you, will provide you with input – how they’re feeling in the words of their…

Cholesterol Level and Aging: What’s a Healthy Number?

When people hear the word cholesterol they often misunderstand what it actually is. Cholesterol is a substance that makes up most of the components of our cells in the body. It is a waxy and fatty substance found in many food items and plays an important function in our body…

How to Get a Child Care CPR Certification

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation training (CPR) is very important as it can play a major role in saving someone’s life. CPR is a procedure that involves mouth to mouth resuscitation and chest or cardiac compression – a hand method to make the heart pump blood. This helps in delivering oxygen to the…

Will a Weekly Vitamin Shot Benefit Your Overall Wellness?

Most of us get our nutrition from the food we eat. But if our diet isn’t the best, we may choose to take a vitamin supplement.  For some people, neither food nor supplements are enough, especially if they suffer from a condition such as malabsorption.   If you’ve been paying attention…

Pain Aid Pill Alternatives Such as Balms

Muscle soreness and discomfort is arguably the worst form of pain. This is because it strikes when you least expect. You can be having a regular day on the top of your game, and the next thing you know you’re holding onto your shoulders because there’s an excruciating sensation there.…

Foods to Help My Dog Gain Weight: Your Question Answered

Old age, health problems, or an improperly balanced diet can lead to dogs losing more weight than they should. Not sure if your dog is underweight? The best way to check is by looking at their ribs.  You should be able to feel their ribs beneath their fur and skin,…

Why Choosing the Right Protein Powder Matters

Protein comes in all shapes and sizes.  So it shouldn’t matter what shape or form you are ingesting it in, right?  Wrong. There are some forms of proteins that you should prefer over others. And one of them is protein powder.  Why Do You Need Protein  Protein is the building…

How the Immune System Identifies and Destroys Threats

The immune system is one of the most important systems of the body. The word immune comes from the Latin word “immunis,” meaning “free” and “exempt.” How the immune system works is to keep the body free and exempt of foreign invaders is very interesting. Keep reading to find out…