Medical

Corporate Chiropractic: The Key to Employee Wellness

It is a proven fact that pain management is one of the greatest health concerns in the United States today.  It is also one of the most expensive.  Invasive surgery and potential addiction to prescription drugs can be avoided by a Chiropractor.  Many businesses are now adding an on-site chiropractor as part of their wellness initiatives.  The employer can save on overall healthcare costs, and employees a great option for pain management which is convenient and easy to access.  This infographic provided by http://www.palmer.edu/ explains this in detail.

The Necessity of Climate Control for Pharmaceutical Labs

Did you know that dry air plays a vital role in pharmaceutical development? To ensure the effectiveness and quality of the drugs produced, it is essential that the right conditions in a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility exist. Medications succumb to potency losses, oxidative degradation, de-sterilization and irreversible destabilization without humidity control for pharmaceuticals. Specific climate conditions must be maintained at every step of the process from the earliest stages of research and development to large-scale production of the final product.  Infographic provided by http://www.polygongroup.com/

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The Doctor Shortage in Ontario

There is a very great challenge facing the Canadian healthcare systems today.  It is the ever increasing shortage of doctors.   While residents there struggle to find an available family practitioner, the government continues to put caps and limits on the total number of residencies in Canada. It is nearly impossible for medical school graduates from other countries to become a practicing doctor in Ontario.  As a result, many of the potential doctors result to heading south to find work in the U.S.

The team at VisitDoctor.ca has created a new infographic highlighting the current statistics of the severity of the doctor shortage actually is in Ontario.

Infographic provided by https://www.visitdoctor.ca

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The Truth About Scoliosis Fusion Surgery

When scoliosis curves are severe, many doctors recommend surgery. But emerging research has led many patients to wonder if spinal fusion surgery is really the best choice.

2-3% of the U.S. population has scoliosis — that’s 7 million people! In 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is unknown.

The infographic below includes statistics on scoliosis fusion surgery, including potential complications, risks, and alternatives.

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