Definition of legal blindness

Blindness is an important health care issue that exacts both economic and social costs. It is easy to understand that blindness is a vision problem of lacking visual perception due to physiological or neurological factors. Blindness is a kind of vision loss. The most common eye disease causes of blindness including: cataracts, glaucoma and age-related…

What is Farsightedness?

Farsightedness, or hyperopia is the inability to properly focus on close up objects. Objects that are distant may appear in normal focus, but those at a short distance will be blurred. You may find that you can read distant traffic signs with no problem, but you have trouble reading text in books or newspapers  until…

Myopia

Myopia is commonly known as nearsightedness. It means you have difficulty seeing things that are far away. With myopia you can see clearly up close unless you have another condition that affects your close vision, such as presbiopia or astigmatism. Most myopia begins in childhood, but some factors can cause myopia to develop later in…

Why Myopia is Such a Big Problem

Myopia occurs in different degrees from minimal to extreme. The more myopic you are the blurrier your vision is at a distance and objects will have to be closer to you so you can see them clearly. Myopia up to 3.0 dioptres (D) is termed mild degree, 3.0 to 6.0D is moderate degree and high…

Clinical Psychotherapy Treatment Modalities

Clinical Psychotherapy Treatment Modalities By Beverly Howze, PhD Treatment Modalities: Individual Psychotherapy is a treatment modality where a patient and Beverly Howze, PhD talk together on aTreatment Modalities regular basis, looking at feelings and thoughts that are causing symptoms or problems in the patient’s life. During the treatment, the patient and Dr. Beverly Howze may…

Nutrition and Food – Tips for Healthy Diet

What is a healthy diet? Is it what we have been lead to believe – milk for strong bones and teeth, protein in the form of lean beef or chicken and maybe a “healthy” microwave dinner if we are “on the go.” A healthy diet contains lots of fruit and vegetables; is based on starchy…

Brief History of First Aid

The term “first aid” is now an accepted part of everyday language, and there is no doubt that it encompasses the help and assistance given to sick and injured people, but where did the term “first aid” originate and who were the original “first aiders”. Prehistoric man, by necessity developed methods to treat the illnesses…

Webcam Doctors

Are you feeling low? Do you have any health problems? Do you not have the time or are you unable to visit a Doctors office when you are not well? If your answer to any or all of the questions is yes, the solution to all your problems is the Internet. Yes, it’s true, you…

How to clean a biohazard spill

Working with bio hazardous materials can be a risky job. Almost every job, there is bound to be an accident or two, but if you are working with bio hazardous materials you need to learn how to clean up the spill the proper way. You will most likely be trained on how to clean up…

Rehab Therapy Staffing Services

In the rehabilitation industry, rehab therapy staffing services are offered by reliable service providers in the United States. These agencies help qualified and experienced rehab professionals to build up their career in the best way possible. Jobs in rehabilitation therapy assure total job satisfaction in addition to the great pay and associated benefits. Rehabilitation Services…

Dietary Supplement Pros And Cons

The Acai diet supplements harvested obtained from the fruits of palm tree, planted in Northern Brazil serves good for health. Many fruits when removed from the tree lose their medicinal properties and they are not fit for use. In contrast to this, Acai fruits retain their medicinal value when frozen and dried immediately. However the…

What are Clinical Nurse Jobs?

A clinical nurse is another term used for registered nurses who, as the term implies, work in actual clinic settings. Clinical nurses are also called nurse practitioners. Clinical nurse jobs are very flexible in nature. Clinical nurses can work in various types of clinics, and can enter various specializations, given the right qualifications. The fact…

Remedies for Mouth Blisters

Mouth ulcers, sometimes called canker sores, are a common affliction. Often they are simply caused by trauma and heal quickly on their own. The recurrent, bothersome form is known as recurrent aphthous stomatitis or simply aphthous ulcers. Blisters in the mouth are common among children and can also occur in adults.It is usually a harmless…