Health Benefits of Traveling
Mar13

Health Benefits of Traveling

Traveling can be a lot of fun, especially when you are going places you’ve never been to before. But, did you know that there are actually a bunch of health benefits to traveling?! Yeah, you read that correctly. Imagine having a career AND traveling the country at the same time all while benefiting your health! In this blog, we’re going to explore some of the mental and physical health benefits of traveling as a locum tenens. See...

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Benefits of Yoga on the Road for Locum Tenens
Feb25

Benefits of Yoga on the Road for Locum Tenens

Constantly being on the road can take a large toll on both your physical and mental health. While eating right and exercise are very important, there are also many benefits of yoga on the road. While it isn’t as intense and sweaty as other workouts, it can have a hugely beneficial impact on your life and your health. There are a number of physical and mental benefits of yoga on the road. While they are not all blindingly obvious...

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Healthy Snacks for Busy Physicians
Feb15

Healthy Snacks for Busy Physicians

As a physician you’re constantly spreading the healthy diet gospel to your patients, but do you practice what you preach? We understand that you’re busy working long hours and dealing with stressful situations, but setting aside a few minutes every day to eat healthy snacks can be very beneficial to your wellbeing. Here are six ideas for healthy snacks that are incredibly easy to prepare and will keep you energized throughout your...

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Stethoscopes & Stress: Facts You Should Know About Physician Burnout
Oct31

Stethoscopes & Stress: Facts You Should Know About Physician Burnout

Physicians are faced with levels of job burnout that is absolutely off the charts. After all, it seems like the paperwork continues to pile up despite efforts get administrative tasks done. The pressure to get this done makes their days drag so much that they aren’t sure how they are going to live through each shift. Sometimes it can just leave them feeling absolutely out of gas. Although locum tenens, depending on their...

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Prescribing Acupuncture for Pain | What Doctors Should Know
Apr27

Prescribing Acupuncture for Pain | What Doctors Should Know

Though it may sound like a strange, intolerable treatment, acupuncture is one of the oldest methods for treating pain in the world. It began as a part of Traditional Chinese Medicine, but it wasn’t until the late 20th century that it was actually recognized in America. Over the years, acupuncture has become more widely accepted as a valid treatment for pain. As a doctor, acupuncture is probably not your go-to remedy for pain...

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Managing Allergies at Work | Stopping the Sniffles
Apr16

Managing Allergies at Work | Stopping the Sniffles

If you work in a healthcare setting, it’s no surprise that you might find yourself with a runny nose, itchy throat, or dry eyes. However, the culprit won’t always be an illness that’s been transferred from one of your patients. In fact, with Spring approaching, it’s most likely something completely different. Allergy season is rapidly approaching, which means that you might find yourself managing allergies at work. It’s estimated that...

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