22 June 2017
If you are a smoker and was told by your oral surgeon not to smoke for a day or two after your wisdom tooth extraction, you may be wondering why. If so, below are three reasons why you should avoid smoking after having your wisdom teeth extracted. Sucking Can Cause Dry Socket During the first couple of days after your wisdom teeth are extracted, your body works to form a clot inside the empty sockets.
27 February 2017
Unfortunately, overactive bladder is a medical issue that many people deal with. This can make everyday life uncomfortable and you may feel like there is no way to fix it. The good news is there are some steps you can take to better cope with this medical problem. Life doesn't have to be challenging just because you deal with this! Here are some ways in which you can cope with an overactive bladder.
27 January 2017
It's amazing to know that if you are an elderly patient in need of foot care, you must either take care of clipping your toenails and doing other routine care or find someone you know who is not a professional to take care of your need. It's hard to fancy many elderly citizens being agile enough at age 85 to bend and twist to trim their own toenails and examine the soles of their feet.
9 January 2017
If you are over 35 and are pregnant, you may already know that your age puts you at a slightly higher risk of conceiving a child with certain genetic problems, such as Down Syndrome. While the primary way of diagnosing a genetic issue in an unborn baby for many years was the amniocentesis, there are now less invasive ways to procure the necessary information. One popular method of finding out pertinent information about babies prior to their birth is the ultrasound.
29 December 2016
If you're like many people, you think that dermatologists are strictly for people who deal with acne issues. If you've enjoyed great skin throughout your life, it may not occur to you that you can benefit from seeing a dermatologist. However, even if you have smooth, clear skin, it is still a good idea for you to go see a dermatologist. Use this information to learn more about why now is the time for you to make an appointment with a dermatologist.
14 December 2016
If you recently gave birth, you are most likely concerned about the well-being of your new bundle of joy. It is important to protect your child and be on the lookout for health problems so you can address them promptly. One health risk that can cause difficulties is the presence of an allergic reaction. If a baby has an allergy, it will need to be seen by a physician immediately to help alleviate any symptoms.
28 November 2016
Orthopedic intervention is invaluable for many hand conditions, but even in the early stages of problems, hand therapy should be recommended as a way to prevent or delay surgery or to have better post-surgical outcomes. If you are dealing with orthopedic conditions that affect the hands, there are several advantages to including hand therapy. Specialized Type of Physical Therapy Although physical therapy is an important component of rehabilitation for many orthopedic conditions, you may have better results with specialized therapy.