Accupressure is a science that deals with the human body and the flow of natural energy within the body. It is a science, and there is nothing supernatural or magical about acupressure. This medical science is practiced with the use of only one human tool: the thumb. Pressure is applied on different ‘pressure points’ on the body, stimulating the corresponding glands of the body.
Parents typically don’t know, for instance, that once their child reaches adulthood at 18, the law does not allow anyone else to make medical decisions for them without a legal document in place naming a medical guardian, Vogel says. Otherwise, if the disabled adult is developmentally incapable, the hospital or the state will make those decisions. There’s a growing effort to make parents aware of special-needs planning, including workshops sponsored by support and advocacy groups, school districts, and financial-service companies.
The first and foremost reason is for your child’s protection. Given that he/she has serious medical needs puts him/her in the risk category by the insurance companies. Many HMOs have caps on their spending, so, for some unfortunate reason when your child’s bill exceeds the cap you have a secondary source to tap into. Usually Medi-Cal agrees to pay most of the bills which the HMOs have rejected except if they were deemed to be unwanted procedures.
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