Little-Known Ways To Protect Yourself Against Wasp Stings

Posted on: 1 April 2016

Spring is finally here and the weather is starting to warm up. Soon, flowers will start to bloom and offer plenty of colorful visual appeal. Of course, you are not the only one attracted to the sight of pretty flowers and warm weather. Wasps will also be buzzing about, which could mean bad news for you if you are allergic to them. Fortunately, there are some little-known yet cool ways to protect yourself against their stings.
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Building A New House To Help Care For An Aging Parent? What Should You Keep In Mind?

Posted on: 1 April 2016

If you're like many Americans, you may find yourself caught in the "sandwich generation" -- responsible for the care and raising of your young children while also taking on responsibility for an aging parent or parents. One way many adult children have coped with this dilemma is by building or purchasing a home that includes handicap-accessible doorways and other elements that can allow you to more easily care for and monitor your parent within the comfort of your own home.
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Down Syndrome And Tongue Thrust: 4 Things Parents Need To Know

Posted on: 1 April 2016

Tongue thrust is an oral health disorder characterized by abnormal movement and positioning of the tongue. This disorder is very common among children with Down syndrome—most suffer from it—and parents need to be aware of the problem. Here are four things parents need to know about Down syndrome and tongue thrust. What are the signs of tongue thrust? Tongue thrust is very easy to identify. If your child has tongue thrust, you'll notice that their tongue protrudes from their mouth while they're speaking, eating or even while they're at rest.
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4 Things Pregnant Women Need To Know About Varicose Veins

Posted on: 1 April 2016

Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted veins in the legs. These veins are often associated with seniors, but young people can get them, too. Pregnancy is a risk factor for varicose veins, so pregnant women need to stay alert for varicose veins. Here are four things pregnant women need to know about varicose veins. What are the signs of varicose veins? If you develop varicose veins during your pregnancy, you'll see large veins underneath your skin.
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