Risk of Hospital Readmission High for Broken Heart Syndrome

Risk of Hospital Readmission High for “Broken Heart” Syndrome

Though not having a heart attack, patients with “broken heart” syndrome still face considerable risk of hospital readmission and in-hospital death. This is the main finding of a study led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine and published online Oct. 2 in the European Heart Journal—Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes.


4 Tips for Traveling with Your Furry Friend

4 Tips for Traveling with Your Furry Friend

It comes as no surprise that the “workaholic” mindset of many Americans can affect people’s willingness to take vacation days for traveling. However, work isn’t the only culprit hindering American’s travel. A study by Project: Time Off found the three top reasons why people don’t use their vacation days to travel are cost, children and pets.





Red Cross Offers Summer Safety Tips for All Season Long

Red Cross Offers Summer Safety Tips for All Season Long

The long Memorial Day weekend – the unofficial start of summer – is here. With it comes outdoor fun in the sunshine, whether at the beach or pool, or right in your own backyard. The American Red Cross wants you to have fun and be safe with tips you can follow to have a great holiday weekend and entire summer season.



With Back Pain, Exercise May Be the Cure

With Back Pain, Exercise May Be the Cure

When the pain is all behind you, just keep moving. That’s a suggestion from the Atlantic Spine Center which says chronic, non-specific lower back pain may be best treated with low-impact exercises, yoga, Pilates, heat, massage therapy, physiotherapy, and other “non-medicinal” approaches.


Common Workplace Items May be Hazardous to Your Pets

Common Workplace Items May be Hazardous to Your Pets

In anticipation of businesses around the globe opening their doors to employees’ canines on June 22nd for the annual Take Your Dog To Work Day, event creator Pet Sitters International (PSI) encourages pet owners to do a “safety sweep” of their workplaces to ensure all hazardous items are out of paws’ reach before bringing their dogs.


TooManyGames Celebrates History of Gaming at 2018 Video Game Convention

TooManyGames Celebrates History of Gaming at 2018 Video Game Convention

TooManyGames, the longest running and largest gaming convention in Pennsylvania, will take place June 22 – 24, 2018 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa. With an expected attendance of nearly 15,000 guests, the 2018 event will be the largest event in the convention’s history.