Category: Health and Wellness

Did You Know You May Be Obese?[Infographic]

  As an RN I was disturbed to see so many disabilities caused by obesity. Many are unable to maintain employment because of the co-morbidities associated with it. These eventually increase health care costs, extended stays in the hospital and…

Steel is Sometimes Covered in Velvet…

I recently returned home from a wonderful Mother’s Day week visiting my son. He has been in the Navy for almost 10 years now and we haven’t been able to spend much time together. I was really excited for the…

Obesity in America

One of my nursing jobs a few years ago was working for a disability agency here in my state. As one of the Occupational Nurse Consultants I had to review disability applications and make a determination whether to approve or…