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When the sun shines, Wisconsin is hotter than ever before

Now Playing: Trump says ‘very serious’ threat to the US economy posed by climate change, warns of ‘catastrophic impact’ on economy article Now Play: Trump to host GOP lawmakers in D.C. next week Now Playing!Trump’s Cabinet members are already...

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‘Caduceuses’ of medical care are not as well known as they should be

When it comes to healthcare, the concept of the “Cadillac tax” has been thrown around like a football in the NBA and a baseball in the Major Leagues.The tax, which is currently being debated in Congress, would be levied...

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Why are we so afraid of dementia?

Total occupational medicine, a specialty that focuses on rehabilitation and rehabilitation treatment for occupational diseases, is expanding into other areas.The new division, known as occupational therapy and rehabilitation, will focus on treating occupational diseases such as dementia, said Dr....

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‘I was a bit nervous’: Ex-patient of occupational therapy activity describes her ordeal

Ex-patients of occupational therapists in Florida are now having to fight a court battle to protect their rights.The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is challenging the Florida Court of Appeals ruling that found a therapist who uses occupational therapy...

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When is the last time you didn’t need a babysitter

When is it appropriate to use a babysitting agency?When you’re not getting enough sleep, your boss doesn’t like you, you’ve just been to a party or you just can’t sleep… but what if that’s just a matter of not...

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How do you keep your child’s asthma under control?

The RTE is reporting that a paediatric occupational therapist working with children in the south of Ireland has been caught out in a child’s breathing problem after an asthma attack.A report by the Irish Air Ambulance Service (IAS) says...

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When you’re on your own

People who are used to living with others of the same sex tend to be less likely to be on their own and to have less time to socialise, say researchers from the University of Toronto and Imperial College...

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Occupational medicine for the sick and disabled

In January 2016, the Australian Government introduced a national occupational health and safety framework for workplaces and health professionals, with the aim of helping to minimise the impact of occupational hazards.The framework was aimed at making sure workplace safety...

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What you need to know about the fire code Occupational Therapy

A fire code violation means that a building has a code that prohibits, restricts, or regulates activities that are not safe and that can cause serious injury or death.In some cases, a building may be required to change the...

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Man charged in fatal shooting of woman in South Carolina

A man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the shooting death of a South Carolina woman in front of her apartment complex, authorities said.The shooting happened on Tuesday afternoon in the area of the Fairfield, North Carolina, apartments complex.The...

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