The Importance of Monitoring Blood Sugar Levels for People with Diabetes

Blood sugar monitor

Diabetes is one of the chronic health conditions that are long-lasting and affects how the body turns food into energy. When a person has diabetes, his or her body does not make enough insulin, or it does not use the insulin it makes as well as it needs to. With this, too … Read more

Be A Hero, Not On Heroin

Be a Hero

WHAT IS HEROIN? Heroin is an opioid drug made from morphine, a natural substance taken from the seed pod of the various opium poppy plants grown in Southeast and Southwest Asia, Mexico, and Colombia. Heroin may come in many forms such as a white or brown powder, or a black sticky substance … Read more

What is an Oxygen Concentrator?

an Philips Respironics oxygen concentrator

  Oxygen concentrators are medical devices that can aid people who have low levels of oxygen in their blood. Before, oxygen concentrators are heavy and bulky, making it difficult for patients who require them to travel or use them outside of their homes.  Due to the great advancements in the field of … Read more

7 Ways to Stay Fit As Busy Moms

7 Ways to Stay Fit As Busy Moms

Being a very busy mom is hard work, and you wouldn’t often forget about taking care of yourself since you would rather focus your attention on your children or your family. However, being a mom doesn’t mean that you should neglect your health, as being healthy will allow you to take care … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Weighted Blankets

woman using a weighted blanket

The use of weighted blankets has become popular in the past years. It’s because these blankets can provide lots of benefits, such as improving the quality of sleep, stabilizing blood pressure, and increasing circulation. Aside from that, weighted blankets also have claimed that they can help with different neurological and brain-based disorders, … Read more

Ways Organic Foods Are Better Than Non-Organic

Eating together with the family is the most important thing to do at home to form a bond. The bonding would be more beneficial if you can serve or cook meals that are rich in nutrients, which will surely provide your family with a healthy diet. While most of us buy foods … Read more

3 Tips to Prepare for the Upcoming Cold Season

Upcoming Cold Season

The cold season is almost here and if the crazy weather patterns keep trending the way they have in recent years, you can expect it to be brutally freezing as usual. Jersey City residents will find their way to Riverside Medical Group to get flu shots and so should you. You can … Read more

The Differences Between ADD and ADHD: A Parent’s Guide

The Differences Between ADD and ADHD

If you are a parent of a child diagnosed with ADD or ADHD, you may have previously believed that the terms were interchangeable. While both disorders are related and a form of attention deficit disorder, ADD is more often associated with symptoms of distractibility, poor working memory and inattention. ADHD, on the … Read more

Getting Started with Essential Oils on a Budget

Getting Started with Essential Oils on a Budget

Using aromatic plant medicine like essential oils is one natural way to give attention to your health and beauty. If you’re thinking that essential oils are your way to better health and better household, perhaps you’re getting ready to take a big slice from your budget to be able to afford it. … Read more

Front, Back or Side: Which Sleep Position is Best for You?

Are you a starfish? I bet you are. You seem like a starfish to me! No idea what I’m talking about? Your sleep position, obviously. You big starfish, you. Fine then, I’ll be serious. The thing is, we spent a full third of our entire lives lying in bed asleep, or at … Read more