13 January 2015
Although we'd all like to give our loved ones the lavish send-off they deserve, sometimes our financial situation just won't permit an expensive funeral. This can be a real problem if the deceased has not left a valuable estate or suitable insurance to meet their funeral expenses. If you find yourself in this position, it's essential that you know how to hold a professional and dignified funeral without landing yourself deep in debt.
The Pros And Cons Of Having Knee Replacement Surgery
2 December 2014
Often, when people have problems with their knees such as osteoarthritis, and traditional exercises, pain killers, anti-inflammatory drugs and other treatments don't help, orthopaedic surgeons recommend knee replacement surgery. For some people, this is the ideal solution. If your doctor has recommended that you have knee replacement, it is important that you do as much research on your own as possible before agreeing. Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of knee replacement surgery.
Physiotherapy Exercises Immediately Following Knee Surgery
25 November 2014
This article takes a look at the exercises a physiotherapist will encourage a patient to do immediately after surgery to correct a knee problem. Part of a physiotherapist's work involves helping patients use parts of the body which have been operated on.
This reduces the amount of recovery time, and can also reduce pain following surgery by stimulating blood flow to the area which underwent surgery. It is common for patients who have had knee surgery to be referred to a physiotherapist to help with this.
5 Unique Twists on Traditional Funerals
18 November 2014
Everybody knows that a funeral service is for those left behind more than for the person who has died, but everybody also knows how important it is to feel like the service would have suited their loved one. Planning a funeral is a difficult process as it must usually be organised in the midst of deep grief and mourning. However, a funeral is an important part in the healing process and many people find that a well conducted funeral can provide some amount of comfort and closure.