Keeping an Eye on Growing Supplement Industry

Learn the supplement industry inside and out as its nutritional complexity deepens! Now pioneered by field experts, the growing vitamin industry is being shaped by these minds. Supplements of all kinds take center stage with 60% of the worldwide population who take vitamins daily.  The overwhelming growth of the supplement industry is projected to continue … Read more

Pet Therapy in Addiction Treatment

People develop drug addiction because drugs stimulate the release of endorphins. A sudden lack of the stimulation negatively affects the mental health of those starting recovery, increasing a risk of relapse. Pet therapy, also called animal-assisted therapy, can encourage the release of endorphins. This makes a switch to a life free of drugs more comfortable … Read more

Infection Control: The Infection Plaguing Skilled Nursing Professions

COVID-19 had a massive impact on nursing homes. Despite being less than 1% of the US population, 20% of COVID-19 related deaths in the country were nursing home residents. It makes sense; nursing homes have elderly residents with special health needs living in close quarters with one another. Infection control isn’t a new problem, either; … Read more

The Life of a Veteran with PTSD: Understanding PTSD

What is PTSD? PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is a mental health condition that can develop after a person is exposed to a traumatic event, such as warfare, a natural disaster, or sexual assault. Symptoms of PTSD can include flashbacks, nightmares, and avoidance of anything that reminds the person of the trauma. While PTSD is … Read more

Back Pain During Pregnancy, The Most Common Causes

Pregnancy is a beautiful time for a woman, but it can also be a time of great discomfort. Back pain is one of the most common complaints during pregnancy, with up to 80% of women experiencing it at some point during their pregnancy. There are many possible causes of back pain during pregnancy, including changes … Read more

Poverty In America: Why Is Poverty So High In The United States?

What is Poverty and Who is Affected? Poverty in America is one of the biggest and most controversial political, economic, and social pressures within the nation. It affects some 40 million people across the country in different ways. But what is poverty, and who is affected? In simple terms, poverty is the state where a … Read more

Welcome to The World of Firearm Liability Insurance

At a significantly higher predisposed risk, Americans are 400% more susceptible to mortality from unintended firearm injury than civilians in other first-world countries. A staggering 23% of unforeseen gun deaths are ‘reported as accidents’ according to research. More than 4.6 million U.S. kids reside in residences with, at minimum, one unsecured firearm. 3 out of … Read more

Domestic Violence in The World of COVID

In a typical year alone, 243 million women and girls experience intimate partner violence. However, since the pandemic’s start in 2020, calls to help centers have increased as much as five times, according to research from UN Women. The damaging effects of domestic violence reach far into our society and unfortunately, the full scope is … Read more