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Shining a Light on Seasonal Affective Disorder

Posted on Oct 17, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

We all get a little bummed as the days get shorter and darkness is more prevalent, but for some this funk can be more serious. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a depression that occurs usually in fall and winter. Since you can’t beat Mother Nature, how do we deal with this disorder? Light therapy or bright light therapy is one way to combat this disorder.

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Clean it up!! Tracheostomy Maintenance

Posted on Oct 13, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

Proper cleaning and maintenance of your tracheostomy is must as it will extend the life and save money in the long run. By properly maintaining the different parts of a tracheostomy system, not only you can extend its longevity, but it also allows your equipment to function properly.

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Pediatric Tracheostomy: Caring for Little Ones

Posted on Oct 01, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

The news that your child needs a tracheostomy can be troubling to say the least. We never want to see our children in pain or suffering. So if you’re a little bit disconcerted, we’re parents and that’s normal.

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