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Keep Moving!! Living with Paraplegia

Posted on Sep 25, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

A lack of mobility is associated with a spinal cord injury and paraplegia. While this may be the case, there is no reason you should become housebound and not enjoy this wonderful world around us!!

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Posted in Paraplegia

Diabetic Foot Care: Getting off on the Right Foot

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

As anyone who suffers from diabetes knows, your feet can be an area of concern. Our feet are quite important to us since we like moving around, but if you have problems with your feet being mobile can be problematic. Diabetes wreaks havoc on the body and our feet are particularly susceptible.

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Posted in Diabetes Foot Care

Dealing with Wounds and Diabetes

Posted on Sep 17, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

Diabetes and wounds are always a bad combination. For people with diabetes, caring for wounds and injuries can be difficult. Being a diabetic wound healing can be affected by many factors.

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Posted in Wound Dressings

Easing Your Migraine Pain

Posted on Sep 16, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

Nothing can ruin your day more than the pain associated with a migraine headache. To steal a line from the old Excedrin commercials, “I’ve got an Excedrin headache this big” does not even begin to describe the suffering those affected by these headaches endure.

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Posted in Migraine

Let’s Get 40 Winks: Beating Insomnia

Posted on Sep 15, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

We all crave a restful, full night’s sleep. Unfortunately, this eludes some people and they can end up with a restless night sleep making them fatigued and tired the next day.

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Posted in Insomnia

Game, Set, and Match!! Dealing with Tennis Elbow

Posted on Sep 03, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

We all love getting out and being active. The weekend warrior in us always seems to think we can play all the old sports we use to when we were younger. Sometimes during these activities we have to deal with an injury on Monday such as tennis elbow. Many people do not understand what the actual injury is when we say “tennis elbow.”

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Posted in Tennis Elbow

Don’t Blow Your Stack: Keep an Eye on Your Blood Pressure

Posted on Sep 02, 2015 by Kevin Cleary

We all experience stress at one time or another, but stress is not the only thing that can raise your blood pressure.

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Posted in Blood Pressure Monitors