Category: Health & Medical

Finding The Solution To Your Kidney Failure

Kidney disease can be a very serious medical condition to deal with. Kidney disease occurs when the kidney can no longer do its job in properly filtering your blood for your body. Usually, when this occurs your body ends up maintaining a majority of your blood’s excess fluid and waste, which can later become a…

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Stopping Your Chronic Pain With Physical Therapy

According to Pain News Network, studies show that it is estimated that more than 50 million individuals in the United States suffer from having some form of chronic pain. In addition, studies also show that more than 20 percent of the entire United States adult population has experienced some form of chronic pain in their lifetime. Chronic…

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Why Patients Don’t Always Take Their Medications

When you get sick and visit your doctor, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ll receive a prescription for medication. The purpose of the medication is usually to treat the symptoms of your illness and resolve the issue. While most people understand that medication is intended to address the health issue, there are many instances…

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The Unknown Facts About Skin Ultrasounds

Did you know, according to HonorHealth.com, an ultrasound can be as high as $373? That’s just for a traditional ultrasound, you know the ones where you have to squint and tilt your head to see if that’s your little ones nose or foot? Now some doctors offices have what you call a 3D ultrasound, the…

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Is it Possible to Have Allergies in the Winter

Most people do not associate allergies with the winter. As a matter of fact, many people who suffer from allergies tend to get a break during the winter months. Yes, it is true that most allergy sufferers will not have to deal with allergens from the environment when it’s cold outside. However, they still are…

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Importance of Renal Failure Treatment

A patient that has signs and symptoms of kidney failure may have to have specific test and procedures run for confirmation of the diagnosis. These may include but not be limited to twenty-four-hour urine output, urinalysis, bun and creatine levels, kidney ultrasound, and kidney biopsies. All of these tests will give your physician information that…

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Regaining Independence And Confidence As A Senior Citizen

In the United States, there are millions of adults who begin their transition to becoming a senior citizen. Being an elderly adult can mean many different things for many people. For most elderly individuals, becoming an elderly means that your life could contain some restriction and less physical activity. According to PRB.org,experts believe that by the…

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What You Should Expect if You are Having Surgery for the First Time

Surgery can be a very frightening thing to some people. If you are prone to anxiety or fearing the unknown, then you could potentially get very worked-up at the thought of surgery.  Hopefully, your doctor will take the time to thoroughly explain to you what is going to happen during your surgery. The more details you…

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