Helpful Tips You Can Use In Your Next Appointment With Home Service Doctors

Dumb Little Man

But sometimes, home service doctors and medical care go beyond the check-up and medical jargon. Sometimes, patients might need more layman explanations and more medical jargon translation. So, in order to form a healthy patient-doctor relationship with your home service doctor, here are a couple of tips you should keep in mind. If you have one or two non-related medical issues, feel free to list them down.

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Access to Contraceptives Around the World: What You Need to Know

Dumb Little Man

Most forms of contraception are easily affordable and available under this system/ Birth control pills are usually available for free or up to around £29.27 Women and girls of all ages can also purchase it legally. in India, worryingly, the most common form of birth control is tubal ligation, a form of female sterilization. Many medical advancements have been made since the 1960s.

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4 Smart Money Moves to Plan for Financial Security


A survey by Insider and Morning Consult from 2019 showed that millennials were more likely to put off buying houses, making career moves, undergoing medical procedures and even getting hitched—all because of cash-related reasons.

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How American parents became obsessed with gender

Vox Open Sourced

Those who had previously experienced reproductive losses or complications, meanwhile, thought finding out the sex of their baby could provide something beyond medical data, that knowing might lend some certainty to their budding story. oksana_nazarchuk/Getty Images/iStockphoto.

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Easing Back Pain: 7 Things You Can Do To Promote Comfort

Dumb Little Man

The heat packs, on the other hand, can relax your muscles, providing an effective form of pain relief. You can purchase these devices online. Back pain can be an indicator of several medical issues which shouldn’t be ignored. Experiencing back pain can lead to many potential problems. For example, back pain can limit your motion, stopping you from performing certain activities.

2019 185

Choosing the Best Mattress For Side, Back, and Stomach Sleepers

Dumb Little Man

If you’re choosing the best mattress for your next purchase, don’t just consider the price and the brand. Ideally, your mattress should form pockets around these areas to help distribute your weight more evenly. Most people who find themselves falling asleep in this position may claim that they do it for the medical benefits because doctors have been recommending this position for years. Before you go out and purchase a new mattress, think of how you sleep the deepest.

2018 153

Snail Mail 101

Clutter Coach

Similarly, one of you may be responsible for social engagements and medical appointments. This category includes bills, medical forms to file, an insurance or telephone plan to compare with what you have now, information about a product you intend to buy and a list of activities put on by a group you belong to. Put in your in box anything that requires you to take some action, whether it’s filling out a form, making a call or adding activities to your calendar.

2014 109

Want to expand your horizons? 35 new books from TED speakers that will enlarge your world


When 37-year-old neuroscientist Jill Bolte-Taylor had a massive stroke in 1996, she lost her ability to form words and move her body but also experienced what she would later describe in her TED Talk as “euphoria”.

2021 106

Simple Things You Can Do to Go Green in Your Business

Stephanie LH Calahan

Using less-toxic, biodegradable cleaning products not only improves the environment, but did you know that many natural cleaning products are usually sold in a concentrated form?    This in the long term, saves you on medical costs and down-time. When purchasing new equipment, pay attention to the energy rating.   When possible, purchase biodegradable or recyclable products or products made from recycled materials.  Reduce -- Reuse -- Recycle. 

2011 168

Why India Is a Rising Star Among Exporting Nations

The Small Business Blog

But India’s main attraction to buyers is low price, according to companies such as Tamil Nadu-based CareNow Medical, which makes mosquito-repelling sprays and wipes. Indian manufacturers tend to have years of experience making products for domestic markets, where cash-strapped consumers place a premium on durability when making purchasing decisions. Still, a large share of India’s exports continues to be in the form of low value-added, labor-intensive goods.

2013 163

5 Sneaky Productivity Sappers

Simple Productivity Blog

Most of us have experienced real worry, as when you a waiting for the results of a medical test. Last week I purchased a 32 oz iced tea (unsweetened, or Northern style, as they call it where I live) with my lunch. My mind was going so fast I wasn’t keeping up with it, much less forming coherent thoughts. Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. We all want to be on the top of our game.

2012 151

Standard Operating Procedures: Tips for Creating Business Systems | Office Organization & Office Efficiency | OfficeArrow

Checklists ensure that all steps or actions occur, not necessarily in a specific order (though that can be part of the process), but rather just that they are completed, while a template is an established pattern - form letters, resume designs - that you can use over and over to produce the same result. Use our handy purchase order form template to keep track of purchases being made within your organization.

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5 Tips And Tricks To Rock Your Halloween Wig

Dumb Little Man

Tip: When purchasing a wig for a costume, grab a stocking cap. Do this on a foam head form (also found at the wig or costume shop) and place wax paper or aluminum foil on the base of the head for easier removal. Jeanna Doyle is a veteran makeup artist with over twenty-five years of experience working in both medical and media settings. Wigs are a great way to transform your look! They are quick, easy and, as an added bonus, only temporary.

2016 204

Answering Reader Mail: Green EA, Green Executive

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

If you have to purchase stuff for your boss - ask to xerox the credit card, both front and back now. Does your boss have allergies, special diet needs, medications (like epinephrine for bee stings?), Are they type A and super organized so they like lists printed out so they can carry it around or do they like information only in digital form? "I recently stumbled across your blog and have thoroughly enjoyed reading your posts!

2012 40

Meetings Plus: Taking them offline

Laughing all the Way to Work

When I receive an initial request for a meeting, I use a meeting form and write down the information I need: who is requesting the meeting, what is the purpose of the meeting, where it will be held and a phone number or an e-mail address and dates that are available. I also have what I call a Scheduling Bin and I put all my meeting forms in there. Laughing All the Way to Work: A Survival Blog for Todays Administrative Assistant We all have to work, but who says we cant enjoy it too!

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