July 11th, 2014
When you have low back pain, it can affect your mood, your patience level, and how much you get done during your day. Those who suffer from frequent low back pain know that not all backaches can be treated in the same way. With that in mind, here are a few potential remedies for you to try out.
Gentle Exercise and Stretching
Your back ache may be due to a fatigued or [...]
July 8th, 2014
Flowers have been a part of funeral ceremonies for centuries. Their beauty serves to honor the deceased and to give peace and hope to those remaining. There are several main types of flowers used at funerals, each one with their own meaning. Here’s a look at the most common types of flowers used for funerals, and the symbolism behind them.
Chrysanthemums These flowers are a very common choice for funeral flowers, [...]
June 25th, 2014
Cataracts affect the lens of your eye, causing clouded or blurred vision. While cataracts make seeing difficult, there are some home care tips to improve your quality of life, and professional treatment is available to remove them completely.
Update Your Eyeglasses Prescription
Eyeglasses offer some vision assistance when you have cataracts, especially as the cataracts first develop. Visit your eye doctor often for eye exams to ensure your prescription is up [...]
June 19th, 2014
When you discover that your child needs glasses, it can be very overwhelming, especially for your child. Although children needing glasses is quite common, (1 out of every 4 child has vision problems), your child may still feel uncomfortable with making the transition to eyeglasses because they are afraid of:
kids teasing them
glasses not looking good on them
having an extra responsibility
not being able to play sports or continue other physical activities
the glasses [...]
June 4th, 2014
Hearing loss can be present at birth or develop later as a child grows. Hearing aids assist children with hearing loss to hear and develop their language and speech skills. But this is only possible if the hearing aids work properly, and are used consistently. Early intervention is necessary as soon as you realize that your child suffers from hearing loss. However, hearing aids can create unfamiliar sensations in toddlers. [...]