News and Interviews
NEWS: 1 September 2016: Avazzia announces partnering with the Allied Forces Foundation, Inc. (AFF). AFF is a British-American foundation established to recognize and further the special relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom, working to raise awareness and funding for allied wounded and their families affected by the conflicts of Iraq and Afghanistan.
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Tim Smith, CEO Avazzia, Inc
TRADE THERAPY: Tim Smith is an international business veteran whose company, Avazzia, sells therapeutic medical devices worldwide. What he has learned along the way may alleviate some of your global venture’s growing pains. Tim discusses business strategies, the Gold Key program and other topics. 2014. Global Trade Magazine 2014.
In the decade since New York Times reporter Barry Meier began investigating their use and abuse, he says he has seen the number of people dying from overdoses quadruple — an increase Meier calls “staggering.”
News about alternative and complementary medicine, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.
Trends in Complementary and Integrative Healthcare
March 2012 – National surveys conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that nearly 40 percent of Americans report using one or more practices such as acupuncture, massage, yoga, meditation, spinal manipulation, dietary supplements or herbal medicines to help manage their health and wellness. Similarly, data show that health care systems and providers are incorporating such interventions. …
May 2013 — The arms race to build a safer painkiller is under way.
February 2011 – Maybe the question is not who suffers from some type of chronic pain, but who doesn’t?
Logs for tracking pain from fibromyalgia, neuropathy and chronic pain
The American Chronic Pain Association has several free online tools to help patients track their pain over time. These logs may be filled out, printed off and then brought to consultations so healthcare providers can track pain histories and treatment effectiveness.
This 15-question log, like all of the logs on the American Chronic Pain Association website, is self-reported can print off.
Great Free Apps for Healthy Living
Getting healthy, staying healthy, living a healthy life seem more complicated than in the past. Yet, the same rules apply today as when your grandmother was listening to her mother 100 years ago. Here are three highly rated apps that are, best of all, free for download.
Eat a well-balanced diet: This app allows you to scan UPCs when you shop to get a “grade” for the food you’re considering buying. It also allows you to track what you eat and your daily exercise and to set nutrition goals.
Make smart choices: This app is like the good angel sitting on your shoulder whispering into your ear. You get smart stories to read at your convenience, inspiration to make the better choice for you and lots of links to other inspiration.
Get some exercise: It’s nice enough to be able to say you walked around the block – but how much more fun would it be to be able to track where, when, how long it took you and how far you walked, bicycled or ran. More than 13 million people use the GPS feature in their phone and this app to track their route, distance and time.
If you like these suggestions, check in at the Avazzia Pinterest page for more free apps that might appeal to the healthier you.
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