What potassium, calcium, and magnesium have to do with it. Muscle cramps are often caused by dehydration. When your fluid levels drop, you could find yourself prone to spasms or cramps. Many suffer from night cramps and something referred to restless leg syndrome. Proven science has shown replenishing and rehydrating your electrolytes can be one
Honoring Innovative Contributions In Infection Control Portland, Ore., June 13, 2017 – The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announced that Stephen Streed, MS, CIC, FAPIC, system director of epidemiology/infection prevention at Lee Health in Fort Myers, Florida, will receive the prestigious Carole DeMille Achievement Award for his innovative contributions and commitment
Infection Control Study in Ghana Hospitals Show Door Handles Often Shelter MRSA A new study (published May 10, 2016) in Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control shows the need for better protocols when it comes to the cleaning of hospital door handles. Eight samples were positive with MRSA, and were resistant to at least four antibiotics. The scary part, one
Global Wellness Summit Presents 5 Trends for the Thriving, Modeling State of Florida From leading the world in wellness communities and lifestyle real estate to creative new directions in mental wellness, Florida is an innovator. The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the premier conference for the $3.7 trillion global wellness industry, released five trends shaping the
Measles outbreak could stir panic. A third child in Minnesota has been diagnosed with measles. The rare disease was declared eliminated from the United States in 2000, which makes the Minnesota measles drama slightly concerning. All three children live in Hennepin County, and have not traveled outside of the country. Two are siblings, and one
World Allergy Week 2017 is raising awareness of poor quality of life with chronic hives According to the World Allergy Organization (WAO) there is hope for those who suffer from chronic urticaria to improve quality of life. From April 2-8 WAO and allergy/clinical immunology societies around the world that are members of the organization are
Revitol, a leading product to help with the effects of Stretch Marks, receives the highest rating available from TopConsumerReviews.com. TopConsumerReviews.com recently gave their top rating to Revitol, a leader among Stretch Mark relief products. Affecting both men and women, Stretch Marks leave the skin with streak-like marks across the stomach, thighs, hips, and other areas.
Mediaplanet announces new " Fighting Infection " campaign focusing on prevention abroad and here in the U.S. Infectious disease affects billions of people on a global scale; from third world countries to hospitals in the United States, it’s a threat that is constantly changing and evolving. Mediaplanet's “Fighting Infection” campaign sparks a conversation on the
The number of cases of the hospital-acquired fungal infection caused by Candida Auris is growing, according to health officials. The majority of the cases seem to be centered in New York. On March 10, Digital Journal reported 35 people had been diagnosed with an infection caused by Candida auris, a species of fungus that
New Technologies are the Driving Factor for the Hospital Acquired Infection Market ROCKVILLE, Md., March 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Kalorama Information, the global hospital acquired infection control market was worth about $16.0 billion in 2016. This market focuses on nosocomial infections, infections that develop in patients during hospitalization or during stays at health facilities.