Whether You Single, Double or Triple Mask, 2021 is All About the Layers

It can hardly be considered a fashion statement (until it becomes one), but double masking is all the rage and even President Biden and Vice President Harris are doing it! Health experts are praising those adding the extra level of protection to ward off COVID-19 and its contagious variants as well. We are now well…

MedPro International Explorer Q&A – Naren, Physical Therapist | Connecticut

Tell us about your 13in13 journey. What were some of your favorite places you visited? “My 13in13 challenge gave me the opportunity to explore many places in the United States. I made it to places like Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey. The things I enjoyed about these states was just how different each of…

MedPro International Team Member Spotlight: Rickayla Watson, MedPro International Licensure Guide

Hailing from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Rickayla Watson wants all foreign-educated healthcare professionals to know that the ‘American Dream’ is still very much alive. The University of Alabama alumnus, with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health, wants potential MedPro International ‘Explorers’ to remember why they have decided to take the journey. “If you put forth…

Have a Heart: American Heart Month and Heart Failure Awareness Week

More than 600,000 Americans die each year from heart disease, regardless of gender, ethnicity and age. Some underlying factors include high levels of cholesterol, smoking, alcohol, diabetes and high blood pressure. February is recognized as American Heart Month, not only in conjunction with hosting Valentine’s Day, but to help build awareness for maintaining a healthy…

Nurse Retention and Preventing Burnout in the Time of COVID-19

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has now seen a staggering 27.4 million people infected, while almost 480,000 people, in the U.S., alone, have died. While it has been an unprecedented and difficult year for people all over the world, there has been a profound impact on healthcare professionals as well. The U.S. hospital system, prior to…

Helping Raise Awareness to Promote a Future Without Cancer on ‘World Cancer Day’

Anyone can help promote and encourage awareness of Cancer and the early detection, prevention and treatment of the disease, but today is extra special, as it is spotlighted each year, since 2000, as part of World Cancer Day. The observance was founded by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and includes activities, missions, volunteerism,…