• Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Why Owning a Dog is Good for Your Health

    There are so many good reasons to own a dog.  But, did you know that owning a dog is actually good for your health? Not only do they bring you endless joy and tons of laughter, but they also help you feel better in ways that you couldn’t imagine.  If you have been back and forth on your decision to purchase a dog, here are a few good reasons why dogs are actually good for your health. Stress Relief Undoubtedly, having a dog isn’t always stress-free, especially at first.  However, once they have adjusted to your daily life and routines, they become a member of the family.  Dogs have a…

  • Health,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Family Health Checks that Save You From Misery

    If you would like to keep your family healthy, you will need a regular checkup routine. Not everyone is good at looking after themselves, even when they are adults. When you have kids or older relatives in the household, chances are that you will need to take on the responsibility for their health and wellbeing. Below you will find a few pointers what you have to keep checking. Blood Testing It is crucial that you get a blood test if you are suffering from a long term condition regularly. Your results should be on your patient records and accessible electronically, but it is always best to have a printed copy…

  • Health,  Reviews and Collaborations

    5 Tips For Preparing Yourself a Medical Procedure

    Undergoing a medical procedure can be an extremely stressful thing to do, even if the procedure in question is relatively minor and non-invasive. If you’re not accustomed to spending time in a hospital setting, in particular, you’ll likely find the experience somewhat jarring, and difficult to wrap your head around. Of course, some procedures will naturally be much more straightforward than others, and may not require overnight hospitalisation at all. If you’re visiting a vasectomy clinic, for example, you may well be in and out in virtually no time at all – and the overall recovery time required until you’re back to your usual state of being might be very…

  • How To Balance Home & Family Without Going Crazy
    Family,  Reviews and Collaborations

    How To Balance Home & Family Without Going Crazy

    Balancing kids, home, and work is certainly no easy task – especially if you’re used to having more freedom and doing your own thing, but there are lots of ways you can create more time for yourself. It may take some discipline, and you’ll probably feel guilty at times, but you shouldn’t. You need to be taking care of yourself first, so that you can be there for your family. Here are some suggestions on how to free up a bit of time each day, so you can focus on the important things, and learn to say no to the rest – there are only so many hours in the…

  • Keeping Your Health in Check
    Health,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Keeping Your Health in Check

    We can all worry about our health, but never more than as we are getting older. Life can get busy; we can be less active, we can eat more, and life can be more stressful. So from time to time, our health can take a backseat. But making sure that we make our health a priority and taking the time for certain health checks throughout our life can literally be the difference between life and death. For instance, there has been a lot of talk recently about the ‘Jade Goody’ effect because of cervical smears. The numbers of people going for them has been at a twenty-year low. But a…

  • Are You Thinking About Your Health All Wrong?
    Reviews and Collaborations,  Wellness

    Are You Thinking About Your Health All Wrong?

    It’s probably the most obvious thing in the world to say that most of us would like to be at least a little bit healthier than we are now. There are entire industries founded on that one simple fact and millions of people are trying to get healthier every single day. However, just as many people end up bouncing back and never really achieving their goals when it comes to their health. Why? Well, one of the main reasons is that people often think about their health all wrong. With that in mind, here are some ways to change the way that you think about your health so that you…

  • Designing Your Home For Health And Happiness
    Life,  Reviews and Collaborations

    Designing Your Home For Health And Happiness

    Having a home that suits you is essential if you’re going to be healthy and happy. The home should be your safe haven. Whether you’re taking a hot bath after a long day or relaxing with your favourite TV shows, you should love your surroundings and feel happy and comfortable. Plus, you should have peace of mind knowing that your home is going to support your health. Below you’ll find some pointers that can help you to achieve this. Take a look and see what you can do: Make Sure Your Home Is Easy To Clean The first thing you should do is make sure your home is easy to…