Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence, Part 1

It is not possible to describe a highly complex and dynamic process such as occupational health nursing simply in terms of core activities or tasks. Occupational Health Nurse (OHA) are…

Health Care Reform – Why Are People So Worked Up?

Why are Americans so worked up about health care reform? Statements such as “don’t touch my Medicare” or “everyone should have access to state of the art health care irrespective…

There Are Two Kinds of People in the US – Those Who View Health As Static and Those Who Don’t

Introduction: We’re Not #1 I believe Americans need a new way of thinking about health. Look where our current perspectives on the subject have gotten us – we are last…

Health Care Reform – Busting The 3 Biggest Myths Of ObamaCare

In the last few months, we’ve seen a lot of Health Care Reform rules and regulations being introduced by the Health and Human Services Department. Every time that happens, the…

Herbs Can Treat Arthritis

Many herbs have been utilized in the treatment of joint pains for centuries. Some of the very commonly used herbs for arthritis are alfalfa, angelica, black snakeroot, black rockweed, burdock,…

Best Practice for Choosing Arthritis Medicine

[lwptoc] If you suffer from arthritis, choosing the best arthritis medicine is a high priority. While there are literally hundreds of treatment options today, not all are created equal. The…