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3 Ways to Prevent Back Pain When Working From Home

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2021 Apr 4th

3 Ways to Prevent Back Pain When Working From Home
Learn how to relieve back pain when working from home with exercises, lumbar support and electrotherapy.Back pain can often come as a result of sitting stationary for long periods. Although at the beginning of the workday your posture may be nothing less than perfect, after hours of sitting in the same spot, it is common for you to find yourself hunched over. This can lead to back pain, and if left untreated can start to have negative effects on your day-to-day life. Luckily, we have put to
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3 Osteoporosis Exercises for Healthy Bones

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2021 Apr 1st

3 Osteoporosis Exercises for Healthy Bones
Discover the best osteoporosis exercises that you can do to strengthen your bones. Osteoporosis is a disease that weakens the bones of more than 2 million Canadians and increases their likelihood of fractures. In this post, we will answer questions like what is osteoporosis? What are osteoporosis symptoms and what are the risk factors? We will also cover which exercises you should consider if you have osteoporosis or want to reduce your risk of getting this disease. Let's get started. W
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Are Infrared Thermometers Safe for Children and Babies?

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2021 Mar 31st

Are Infrared Thermometers Safe for Children and Babies?
Learn about how to use infrared thermometers in homes, schools, and child care centers. One of the common conditions parents and caregivers cope with is an elevated body temperature. These temperatures can come on unexpectedly. Given the convenience and speed of infrared thermometers, they are being used more and more in homes, schools, and child care centers. This leaves parents wondering – are they safe? However, rumours are popping up warning about the potential dangers of infrared therm
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Infrared Thermometers - a Major Step Forward in Home Healthcare

Posted by Marie Bransen on 2021 Mar 19th

Infrared Thermometers - a Major Step Forward in Home Healthcare
Fever is commonly the body's first reaction to an illness or infection. Learn how to accurately monitor your temperature by using an infrared thermometer. When you, your loved ones or people you care for are feeling unwell, monitoring body temperature is one of the first things you should do. There are many methods of assessing body temperature. We often ask if they feel warm, or look to see if they have flushed cheeks and glazy eyes. Next, there's the age-old way of measuring their body
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How to Find Relaxation Through Self Care

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2021 Mar 18th

How to Find Relaxation Through Self Care
Worried about tomorrow's workday or trying to decompress after a stressful day of running around? Follow our simple guide for finding relaxation through self-care.Too much tension is not a good thing for your health - it can cause physical stiffness in your body and lead to mental health problems such as anxiety. Anxiety can also lead to very real health problems such as aches, pain, and heart disease.We all need relaxation techniques either organic or learned to help our bodies and minds cope w
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