Helping Your Family Through Medical Malpractice

There were around 12,414 cases of medical malpractice reported to the National Practitioner Data Bank between 2009 and 2018, and medical malpractice is officially the third leading cause of death in the U.S. (as reported by John Hopkins University). The top causes of medical malpractice include misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis, childbirth, anesthesia, medication or surgical errors, and infection. If your family has been through such an … [Read more...]

Denied Social Security Disability? (Why you shouldn’t panic)

Injuries and disabilities can mean that you are unable to work. In turn, this can mean that you are unable to pay your bills or provide for your family. This realisation that you are in a potentially serious financial situation can be a stressful time, especially if your injury or disability means that you are unlikely to return to your duties any time soon.  One way forward is to apply for Social Security Disability (SSD). However, many … [Read more...]

Thinking about new glasses? Discover 5 reasons why you should only buy them online  

We all love the convenience of shopping online. With just a few clicks we can have our weekly shop delivered straight to our doors, we can order new clothes, shoes, gifts, and anything else we need within moments. And now more than ever, people are much more comfortable having their goods delivered to them rather than heading out to the high-street.   But what about your glasses? There’s nothing more exciting than choosing a new pair of … [Read more...]

Considerations for Every Single Mom Before Dating Again

Whether amicable or messy, your last relationship didn’t go according to plan. Breaking up caused emotional overwhelm for you and your children. It altered your lives in ways you likely never thought imaginable yet somehow, you’ve survived. As the days turn into the weeks, weeks into months, and months into years, that inner desire for companionship starts to resurface long after your divorce. You want to give love another … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Discourage Your Kids From Smoking (Even if You’re Currently a Smoker)

Are you worried about your kids smoking? There is some good news and some bad news. First, let’s start with the good news. Teenagers aren’t smoking nearly as much as they were in the 1980s and 1990s. In 2015, only 9.3% of high schoolers reported that they smoked cigarettes within the last 30 days. That figure was almost four times higher before the turn of the century. Unfortunately, smoking is still a temptation that teenagers struggle … [Read more...]

It’s Not About Aging Beautifully, It’s About Aging Healthily

We all have to grow older. It’s a fact of life that we simply must cope with, especially as parents. Raising kids can give us plenty of vigor and strength, but it can also stress and wear at us, body and mind. We want to be there for them, for any grandkids they might give us, and for ourselves, even decades from now. So, what can we do to make sure that our body ages more healthily? Source - CC0 License The mind matters Mental health … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your Family’s Mental Health From Being Negatively Affected During COVID-19

  COVID-19 has taken a toll on all of us, whether we’ve contracted the virus or not. The sudden shock of cultural and societal changes combined with the looming threat of the virus itself has changed our very way of life almost overnight. It’s understandable that adjusting to these changes so suddenly could create strife and negatively affect your family’s mental health.   In this short guide, we’ll go over some tips to help your … [Read more...]

Birth Trauma, Its Impacts, And Healing

An often overlooked impact of giving birth is the trauma that many women experience. According to the BBC, millions of women worldwide have developed conditions, such as PTSD, linked to that trauma, yet awareness of the impact on women and their children is low. The fact of the matter is that birth trauma can have a lasting impact on a mother and her family; being aware of the signs of trauma, and helping to mitigate it, can improve quality of … [Read more...]

4 Ways You Can Protect Your Skin From Aging

In a world that admires the look of youth, it can be difficult to realize you will one day grow old. Perhaps that is why most people are seeking a way to fight wrinkles, dark spots, and saggy skin. If you are looking for techniques to protect your body, check out these four preventative measures. 1. Chemicals Alcohol and nicotine are chemicals that can inflict immense damage to your skin’s tone, strength, and look. As the chemicals … [Read more...]

The Best Morning Health Routine To Follow Every Day

One of the best healthy lifestyle tips for anyone is to get into a good routine. When you have a routine to follow, you easily fall into the habit of making positive choices and doing things that benefit your health. While you should follow healthy habits throughout the day, a routine is easier to follow when it's in the morning.  So, here is the best morning routine that will set you up for a healthy day. It's very easy to do, shouldn't take … [Read more...]