Nicole Werpachowski Phytophotodermatitis

Phytophotodermatitis: The Not-So-Sweet Side of Margaritas

By: Nicole Werpachowski As summer approaches and outdoor gatherings fill our calendars, there’s an unwelcome guest lurking amidst the festivities: phytophotodermatitis. This lesser-known and peculiar-sounding condition might not be a household name,... Read more »
Care Providers

How Do Primary Care Providers Support Patients?

Today, more people have access to the health insurance they deserve and need. In the past, fewer people sought appointments with primary care providers due to their coverage, skipping important preventative care... Read more »
New Molecule Reduces Inflammation, Increases Cognitive Function in Mice Models

Alzheimer’s News: MIT Researchers Say a New Molecule Reduces Inflammation, Increases Cognitive Function in Mice Models

Approximately 1 in 9 people aged 65 and older have Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia. By 2050, an estimated 12.7 million Americans will be living with the degenerative disease... Read more »
Metabolic Disorders and Excess Weight

Metabolic Disorders and Excess Weight: Research Opens Promising Avenue

Maintaining a healthy weight is not just about fitting into a certain dress size or achieving a desired appearance. It goes far beyond that. Research has revealed a profound connection between weight... Read more »
Gender-specific mental health challenges

Gender-specific mental health challenges and some effective interventions used by mental health counselors

A career in mental health provides many opportunities to learn about a wide variety of issues that can affect people’s emotional well-being. Some of the most fascinating of these are challenges that... Read more »
empower social workers

Revolutionizing social workers’ self-care: Innovative practices for thriving

In the demanding and often emotionally-taxing field of social work, the well-being of practitioners is of utmost importance. As the responsibilities and challenges faced by social workers continue to evolve, so do... Read more »
Five Ways Biopsychosocial Model Impacts Health Assessments By Family Nurse Practitioners

Five Ways Biopsychosocial Model Impacts Health Assessments By Family Nurse Practitioners

The biopsychosocial model is a health analysis and treatment method focusing on the biological, mental, and societal impacts shaping an individual’s health and well-being. This model views health as a consequence of... Read more »
Unveiling the Root Causes of Diabetes

Unveiling the Root Causes of Diabetes: Beyond Diet and Exercise

Diabetes, a chronic metabolic disorder affecting millions worldwide, is characterized by high blood sugar levels and impaired insulin function. Traditionally, the management of diabetes has focused primarily on dietary changes and increased... Read more »
Unlock the Secrets to Ultimate Hydration

Unlock the Secrets to Ultimate Hydration: Masterful Tips for Thriving in the Sizzling Summer Heat

As the temperatures rise, it can become hard for your body to regulate and cool. This can lead to severe health complications such as coma, seizures, kidney failure, shock swelling of the... Read more »
varicose veins

Is vertical veins removal purely cosmetic?

What is a vein? They are blood vessels that carry blood back towards the heart, after the oxygen carried in the blood stream through arteries has been depleted. The blood vessel walls... Read more »