Ways to Sleep Better & Careers for Women
February 17, 2020
Walmart, Mattresses, and More
The Balancing Act is back, exploring careers for women, ways to sleep better, and more.
First up: Stay tuned as we go on location to discover careers for women at Walmart. Did you know Walmart offers incredible career opportunities for women? We’re learning more now.
Then, do you want to sleep better? That’s where Emma Mattress comes in.
Additionally, we’re learning about Chemo Mouthpiece, an intraoral ice pack that helps cancer patients suffering from mouth sores caused by treatment. In fact, Chemo Mouthpiece was invented and founded by cancer survivor David Yoskowitz to help fellow cancer patients.
Up next on The Balancing Act, why being your own advocate is key to managing your health. We'll hear from two patients who didn't let their diagnosis stop them from advocating for others.
Painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet, or diabetic nerve pain of the feet, is a type of nerve damage that is a common complication of diabetes. Patients describe the pain in their feet as burning, an electrical shock, pins and needles, or stabbing and knife-like. There are three FDA-approved oral prescription treatments for diabetic […]
Myasthenia gravis (MG) means grave or serious muscle weakness, which is what patients experience with this rare, autoimmune disease. The hallmark symptom is muscle weakness that worsens after periods of activity and improves after periods of rest. University of South Florida (USF) Health Department of Neurology physician Dr. Niraja Suresh details the disease spectrum, how […]