How Technology Is Revolutionizing Health Care

Advances in technology are revolutionizing all aspects of our lives, including how we give and receive health care. According to a recent Forbes article, venture capitalists have recognized the potential technology has to improve our health care experience and have pumped $955 million into new health care technology over the past three years. Health care

Promoting employee health in the workplace

The August 2013 figures from the Bureau of Labor reveal that 4,383 fatal workplace injuries took place in the US in 2012.  A healthy workplace is a more productive environment and it is the responsibility of employers and employees to ensure that all are working in safety. Health and Safety Regulations  It has become increasingly

Healthy Holidays in Greece

Greece is one of the world’s most incredible destinations. The ancient history of Athens enchants visitors while the islands offer everything from all-night parties to remote cultures that are untouched by outside influence. However, one of the most memorable elements of Greek holidays is the food. The Eastern Mediterranean diet is famous for its health benefits and delicious

How to Reduce the Risk of Food Poisoning with Basic Hygiene

Food poisoning is not only incredibly uncomfortable, but in some cases it can also lead to serious illnesses or death. Food poisoning tends to occur in restaurants, but food poisoning occurs in homes as well. Reduce your risk of food poisoning at home by following these basic hygiene tips when preparing food. 1. Wash your

How to Find New Clients as a Mental Health Counselor

  The National Institute on Mental Health (NIMH) reports that Americans have a one-in-four chance of developing a diagnosable mental health issue at some point in life. What this means for you as a counseling student or professional counselor is that potential clients are everywhere. The challenge for many counselors is that much of counseling

How Bullying Affects the Health Care Workplace — and What You Can Do About It

  These days, it seems that you cannot turn on the news without hearing another tragic story related to bullying. Children as young as middle-school age are taking their own lives as a result of the torments and taunts of others, while just many young people suffer in silence, never telling anyone of the abuse