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  • What are human guide techniques? How do you help a person with a visual impairment find a chair? Use the stairs? This article provides information about useful techniques for these situations and more from my training as a TVI and a counselor.

    8 Human Guide Techniques for People With Visual Impairments

    8 Human Guide Techniques for People With Visual Impairments

    by Tim Truzy13

  • An Advance Medical Directive is a tool to express values and beliefs with respect to health care decisions and preferences for health care while you are able to make such decisions for yourself, and to assign authority to a selected representative when you are no longer able to do so

    Advance Medical Directives: Questions and Answers

    Advance Medical Directives: Questions and Answers

    by Stephanie Marshall5

  • The inappropriate secretion of TSH (thyroid-stimulating hormone) from the pituitary gland and thyroid gland’s dysfunction leads to the onset of hypothyroidism. The limited production of thyroid hormone inside the human body leads to the development of hypothyroidism.

    What Is Hypothyroidism, and Is it Treatable?

    What Is Hypothyroidism, and Is it Treatable?

    by Dr Khalid Rahman5

  • Walking aids are mainly used by people with disabilities. These help patients live an independent life and can mobilize by themselves.

    Use of Walking Aids in Physiotherapy

    Use of Walking Aids in Physiotherapy

    by Natasha Tungare5

  • Originating in Wuhan, China, the coronavirus has now spread to over 20 countries as travelers to the region return to their respective nations. Is it a global health emergency? How can we prevent it from becoming one?

    How Much of a Concern Is the Coronavirus Outbreak?

    How Much of a Concern Is the Coronavirus Outbreak?

    by Pamela Oglesby93

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  • Do your feet ache while wearing high heels? Do you experience foot, knee, and back pain afterwards? Wearing high heels can directly contribute to your joint pain, depending on how often you wear them and for how long.

    How High Heels Cause Foot Pain, and Ways to Relieve It

    How High Heels Cause Foot Pain, and Ways to Relieve It

    by Patty Poet0

  • Recently, a disturbing news story has come out regarding allegations of fraud against one of the nation’s largest MRI-reading companies. While the alleged fraud is shameful, the underlying story is that the modern healthcare industry has a perverse incentive structure.

    Danger in the High-Volume Medical Practice Trend: How to Avoid the Ghost

    Danger in the High-Volume Medical Practice Trend: How to Avoid the Ghost

    by Michael Kagen MD1

  • Some people who experience extreme trauma develop PTSD symptoms, including flashbacks and disturbing dreams. Although it is not possible to predict who will develop PTSD, there are some risk factors.

    Risk Factors for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    Risk Factors for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    by Yvette Stupart PhD2

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