Rare Disease Day – Bringing Awareness to Little Known Ailments Today is rare disease day. Did you know that rare diseases account for about 25 million cases of people in the United States? Chances are you know someone who has had one of these diseases because there is about 7,000 types of diseases that one […]
Thursday Thoughts: Having a Valentine Affects the Body Happy Valentine’s Day! Did you know that having a valentine affects the body? It is scientifically proven to have health benefits. Having a valentine, a partner, or experiencing any form of love has implications on the body. Continue reading more about the power of love!
Thursday Thoughts: How is Your Winter Going? Since it is January we are fully immersed in the winter season. Parts of the country are getting their usual snowfall, while some are having a bit of a more mild time. Click to read some tips about how to survive and thrive in the winter months.
Thursday Thoughts: What Is Section 179 and How Does It Help Me? Do you know what is Section 179? Section 179 is a special tax incentive for buying medical equipment. In 2017, Section 179 allowed medical companies to write about $500,000.00 off on their taxes. Section 179 has doubled to a million dollars. The total […]
Thursday Thoughts: What Are You Grateful For Today? Gratitude is defined as the quality of being thankful, or a readiness to show appreciation for, and return kindness. You can be grateful for many different successes, moments, or even items in your everyday life. It can be something big, like landing a job after a long string of […]
Why Do People Have Different Colored Eyes? Have you ever wondered why people have different colored eyes? There are so many variations of eye color on the color spectrum. For labeling purposes, people can have brown, blue, green, hazel, and grey eyes, but why is this a variation in phenotypes? Click more to reveal the […]
Thursday Thought: How Long Does It Take To Grow Your Nail? Have you ever wondered how long it takes to regrow a nail? Women who get acrylic or gel nails know that between a few weeks for fills, they can see their tip moving further away from their cuticle. Recently we had one of our […]
Ben Ryan Designs Cost Effective Prosthetic Arm For Sol 3D Printing Prosthetics Ben Ryan, a former psychology teacher, used a 3D printer to design and build a prosthetic arm for his 2-year old son Sol. There are no functioning prosthetic arms on the market for children younger than 3-years old. This is because young children quickly outgrow their […]
Thursday Thought: How Does Our Brain Process Art? The question of how does our brain process art?, is almost one that begs to question what does art do for people. People have been making art since cave drawings and fashioning little sculptures. Some people have used these art objects as means of relaying a purpose; […]
Why Do Humans Like Baby Animals? It is almost undeniable that humans love babies, and they certainly love baby animals. Have you ever wondered why humans have such visceral reactions to the sight of a baby, or to a newborn or small animal?