Category: Health

Responding To A Public Emergency

With some emergencies, there is an urgency that has to be respected. In mere minutes entire populations of individuals can be sparred or lost depending upon the quick actions of a handful of people. That is why emergency operations centers are so important. In the event of a public health emergency of some kind, the […]

Do You Have Sleep Apnea?

“There is something that you might be living with that you have never been aware of. It’s something that haunts your sleep and follows you all day long. It’s something called sleep apnea and millions of people all over the world have it. Could you be one of them? Perhaps you aren’t even aware that […]

Do you know what’s in your drinking water?

You may not think you’re taking any medications, but if you’re drinking water from a city water supply, you actually are ingesting trace amounts of some very common prescription drugs. Things like anti-anxiety medications and blood pressure medications are getting into water supplies because a lot of people flush unused medications down the toilet. You […]

Understanding The Gambling Addiction

One of the fastest growing addictions in this country is that of the gambling addiction. It’s rather easy to diagnose but like all addictions, it’s rather difficult to treat. It’s something that can cost someone everything they have. Here are 4 things you should know about the gambling addiction. It’s Not About Money Sure, gambling […]

Is Global Warming Real?

Global warming is a serious hot-button issue today. There are a lot of people who think it’s real, and others who say it’s something that’s only made up to scare people and get them worked up about something that takes the focus away from real problems. However you fall on the spectrum of whether you […]