5 Healthcare Jobs That Don’t Require A College Degree

You're ready to join the workforce. That is, you're ready to join the workforce right now. Healthcare jobs offer opportunities galore and many times without a college degree. Which medical careers can you get a jump start in – minus four or more years in college? Nursing There are a few different routes to becoming a registered nurse. Some RN's do have a four-year degree. And, some advanced practices nurses have graduate degrees. Read More 

3 Things to Know If Your Toddler Has Delayed Speech

Your baby's pediatrician will begin asking you about the number of words your baby says when he or she reaches the age of 9 or 12 months old, and the doctor will continue asking this question at the next few appointments. This is done to make sure your child's speech is developing at a proper pace. However, many children have delayed developments with their speech. If your child is not meeting the milestones your doctor discusses with you, there are several things you should know. Read More 

Infantile Eczema: How It Can Lead to Asthma and Food Allergies

Infantile eczema is a very common skin rash and has been found to be linked to asthma as children grow older. This is known as the atopic march in the medical field. Fortunately, parents may be able to slow or halt the progression of the atopic march. Here's what you need to know. Skin damaged by infantile eczema produces TSLP Thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) is a substance that researchers have found is produced and released in the body when the infantile eczema of the inflicted child causes damage to their skin. Read More 

MRI Marketers? The Not So Typical Uses For Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Your doctor orders an MRI. You already know it's a safe type of imagining scan that allows the medical pros to see inside of your body using the power of magnets – instead of radiation. But, what else are these scanning machines used for? Along with patients, participants (that is, research participants) are getting into magnetic resonance imagining machines. Why? In the name of science! Check out these not-so-everyday uses for MRIs that might surprise you. Read More 

3 Reasons To Visit A Chiropractor While Pregnant

If you are experiencing any type of pain in your back area during pregnancy, going to the chiropractor can help you out a great deal. This article will discuss 3 specific reasons to visit a chiropractor while you are pregnant.  You Will Receive Specialized Care During Your Pregnancy  If you are worried about visiting a chiropractor for back pain during your pregnancy, you shouldn't be. Each chiropractor has been trained and certified to treat pregnant women as part of their schooling. Read More