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Bone Scans

The bone scan can show problem areas such as infection, bone tumors, and fractures of the spine. A bone scan can also be used to determine bone density and the bone-thinning condition of osteoporosis. After the problem areas are located, more specific tests may be performed to determine the best...

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Tips to Motivate Your Staff

  • Simplify your message and your expectations. Complexity can confuse and paralyze people.

  • Assign responsibility equal to people's skills. If you don't do this, you set up your people to fail.

  • Give public recognition and praise for success. Appreciated employees are highly motivated to do more.

  • Help your people develop a larger purpose than just making money. Encouraging your employees to have an emotional, as well as an economic attachment to the company, is one of the best motivators there is, experts say.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

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Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.

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