Health Advocate Blog

Category - Health Information

How to cope with a serious diagnosis

Receiving a serious diagnosis can trigger a range of intense emotions from utter disbelief or anger to sheer terror. And, when your mind is flooded with shocking news, it’s difficult to fully absorb and comprehend the initial conversation with your...

Tips for parents of children with autism

Hearing your child has a medical condition is never easy—no matter the diagnosis. An autism diagnosis can be shocking and frightening to parents as it can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. However, you can help your...

Tips to keep your medication safe

Help your medications help you by always keeping them at safe temperatures and in safe places. Did you know that certain antibiotics that decay due to being stored at an improper temperature can cause stomach and kidney damage? Diagnostic test...