Top-performing health systems focus on improving across the continuum of care
Efforts to effectively manage patients after they've been discharged is a key feature distinguishing high-performing health systems from their peers in Truven Health Analytics' seventh annual ranking of top-performing systems.
What do you know about Bladder Cancer?
Bladder cancer is any of several types of cancer arising from the tissues of the urinary bladder. It is a disease in which cells grow abnormally and have the potential to spread to other parts of the body. The most common symptoms include blood in the urine and pain with urination. [Risk factors for bladder …
Mayo Clinic Minute: Do you make these sunscreen errors?
Although using sunscreen is smart, many people who apply the protective lotion make errors that leave them less protected than they expect. [...]
Diabetes prevention: 5 tips for taking control
Diabetes prevention is in your hands. Start by changing your lifestyle.
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."
What are these lines under my eyes and how can they be solved? (Photos)
Hello, I am 38 years old. i went to the best plastic Surgeons to treat the lines under my eyes. I had fillers, and I still have two brown lines in the area...
5 Amazing Holistic Hair Care Tips
Holistic hair care is not exactly the same as natural hair care. It actually goes a step beyond to link the hair with the mind and rest of the body for complete wellness. In this hustle and bustle of everyday, most people tend to forget that there is a treatment beyond the chemical solutions available in the market. Here Are Some Easy Holistic Hair Care Ideas That You Can Try Every Day: Meditation One of the best ways to start off with holistic hair care would be via meditation. This is a method that has been used since ancient times.
Nine Expert Tips That Can Lower Your Workers' Compensation Costs
Many employers don’t realize how much control they can have over their workers’ compensation premiums Because premiums are based partially on your loss history, you can avoid future premium hikes (and maybe even see some reductions) if you take steps to prevent injuries and manage claims well Following are some of our best tips for controlling your losses, and as a result, your workers’ compensation premiums: 1. Have a list of transitional jobs ready for when you need it. List light-duty, transitional jobs that fit within a variety of work restrictions. That way when employees are injured, you can easily identify jobs that fit within their restrictions and get them back to work quickly. Delays of…
What is Cardiopulmonary Rehab?
The Cardiopulmonary Program is designed to help patients return to a full and productive life with the goal of preventing a future event from reoccurring.
How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious?
Learn how cold and flu viruses spread, find out when to seek medical care for influenza or a cold, and discover the contagious period for the flu and common cold.