Common disease: Periodontal disease or gum disease

What is a Gum disease or Gingivitis? A disease that develops with poor dental hygiene and the tissue’s inflammation in the surrounding area of teeth is known as Gum disease. It is a highly common disease that can be caused due to many reasons. It is being distinguished from mild […]

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Childhood common disease: Chickenpox

Childhood common disease: Chicken Pox

Chicken pox is a childhood common disease in almost all parts of the world. It has been infecting, especially children, for centuries. The malady is really infectious and begins just through a virus, vericella zoster; that is why this disease is medically named as vericella. This viral infection specially hunts […]


Common diseases to be aware of: common cold

One of most common diseases is the viral infection of the upper respiratory system is known as common cold. The upper part of respiratory system is based on bronchial tubes, larynx, trachea, Eustachian tubes, sinuses, throat and nose. The viruses that cause cold are more likely to appear in the […]

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Home adaptations to help with mobility problems

On a previous post, we wrote about getting old and mobility problems at home and how activities that barely require conscious thought now aren’t that easy. We also identify that aging is not the only reason why people starts to have mobility problems and other factors such as low physical […]


Home safety for kids

On a previous article we made a list of common child home accidents. We know that soon or later an accident will happen, but we can try to prevent it as much as possible. To do it, we must go through the entire house, identify potential hazards and try to […]

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Mobility problems at home

  Getting old and mobility problems While we are getting old usually mobility problems appear in our life. We are talking about performance deficits assessed using an objective mobility test or perceived difficulties in mobility, and it is a fact that those problems increase with advancing age and are often […]


8 Common child home accidents

Unfortunately our child has accidents at home All of us try our best to prevent accidents and keep our homes as safe as possible. We can fit safety gates at the stairs, prepare the windows to be child resistant or install safety fences around the pool; however, child sometimes are […]

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Kitchen home accident

7 Common home accidents

We already know that domestic accidents happen In our post about assemble a first aid kit and store it at home we wrote about getting ready for those accidents that happen quite usually. Actually, every year, more than 18,000 individuals in the United States die from home-related accidents and home […]


10 Common childhood diseases

As a father, one of the biggest lessons I have learned is that we can try our best but our kids will get sick quite often, especially during the first two or three years of their life. Why it happens? Well, basically because our child is just building their own immunological system and the usual way to do it is get in contact with the illnesses. It is what we try to do with the vaccination against some diseases and with others the only way is getting sick.

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Common diseases

10 Common diseases to be aware of

Anyone who had read our first post about the essential content of your home medical equipment is probably waiting for the recommendations of medicines and drugs that we can have at home and use for the most common diseases. We already introduce some of those products while writing about assemble a first aid kit, but we promise it and here you have the post about common illnesses.