Technology Benefits Rather Than Hinders Health

There are certain things in this world that have a certain compatibility that make us think God himself created them specifically for each other: peanut butter and jelly, early mornings and coffee, and let’s not forget Batman and Robin. Health and technology can be just as compatible. Technology plays a huge role in our everyday lives, so much that our health is involuntarily affected by … Continue reading Technology Benefits Rather Than Hinders Health

Chickens For Seniors

    Therapy animals, also known as emotional support animals, can help improve a patient’s social, emotional, and mental function. Individuals often find comfort in these animals when they are unable to find comfort in anything or anyone else. Dogs are commonly used as therapy animals because they are easy to train and have great instincts about themselves and their owners. Other animals can be … Continue reading Chickens For Seniors

What Diet Buddies Bring to the Table

Dieting can be one of the hardest mental and physical challenges out there, and sticking to it can be even harder. Having a “diet buddy” gives you someone to share the journey of weight loss with, providing accountability and support along the way. Social support can be one of those positive factors that influences the ability to lose weight and keep it off. All you … Continue reading What Diet Buddies Bring to the Table

To Micro-aggress Is to Macro-Oppress

Microaggressions are statements, actions, or incidents regarded as an instance of indirect, subtle, or unintentional discrimination against members of a marginalized group such as a racial or ethnic minority. In other words, microaggressions occur when people unknowingly acknowledge stereotypes. For example, asking someone of a different race “Where are you really from?” or “What are you?” may seem innocent, but it’s not. To the questioner, … Continue reading To Micro-aggress Is to Macro-Oppress