With so many environmental elements in our air, we have to very careful of how we take care of ourselves; and prevention is always better than cure. Nowadays, in North Carolina, rampant air pollution, the weather (especially the temperature), and the stress of everyday living all conspire against your health and wellness.
In fact, this is becoming to be a nagging concern especially because United States has the most expensive healthcare in the world, according to this wcnc.com article:
For the fifth time in a decade, the United States is the sick man of the rich world. But recent health reforms and increased health technology spending may provide a cure in the coming years.
That’s according to the latest Commonwealth Fund survey of 11 nations, which ranked the world’s most expensive health care system dead last on measures of “efficiency, equity, and outcomes.” So too in 2010, 2007, 2006 and 2004.
The U.S. ranking reflects poor scores on measures of healthy lives — “mortality amenable to medical care,” infant mortality and healthy life expectancy at age 60.
Simply repairing or replacing your windows can do a lot for your health. Homeowners can help maintain a healthy environment by ensuring protection from the harsh external elements through replacement windows in Charlotte NC and in surrounding areas. “How does a durable window help maintain a healthy indoor environment?” you may ask. New windows can reduce the stress of the elements on the interior and exterior of your home. Our vinyl windows offer protection from excess heat, wind, rain, and even environmental pollutants for those who are susceptible.
Roof Roof North Carolina only offers customers stylish and durable vinyl windows, particularly from top manufacturer Simonton Windows. So, if you’re looking to make your house a healthy home, start with a window inspection. Replacement windows in Raleigh NC can keep your family safe from the elements.
(Article Excerpt from Health survey ranks U.S. last among rich peers, wcnc.com, June 17, 2014)