28 November 2017
Many people who struggle with an eating disorder do so on their own, often out of fear of what might happen upon revealing this news to those around them. This can especially be troubling if you're a teen who is dealing with an eating disorder who fears that his or her parents won't be understanding of this issue. When you're struggling alone, your eating disorder may increasingly get worse over time, perhaps to the point that it seriously jeopardizes your health or even results in your death.
9 November 2017
Did you know that heart disease is one of the most common causes of death in the United States? Too many people fall victim to cardiovascular disease leaving their families and loved ones grieving their loss. The good news is that some of cardiovascular disease can be treated and prevented. Here are some things that you should know about cardiovascular disease. Isn't Cardiovascular Disease Genetic? Cardiovascular diseases do have a genetic component.
23 October 2017
If you have a friend or family member who is going through treatment for cancer, you might feel like there is not much you can do to help them. You might wish to give them hope, help them feel better, or take away some of the pain of the disease and side effects of treatment. You might not be able to do much about the physical pain of cancer, but there are some meaningful ways that you can make a difference.
3 October 2017
If you're going to be requiring long-term medical assistance that you can't afford, it's time to apply for medicaid. This is particularly true if you're not eligible for medicare yet. Medicaid will give you the long-term coverage you need to provide for your medical care. The process for applying for medicaid benefits can be confusing, and time-consuming. It's important that you understand the process before you begin. It's also important that you avoid making costly mistakes.
13 September 2017
If you are beginning to develop wrinkles or fine lines and want to do something about them, a plastic surgeon may be able to help. There are several surgical and nonsurgical procedures to consider, which your doctor can use to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Here are some of the options available you might want to discuss with a plastic surgeon. Laser Skin Resurfacing Laser skin resurfacing is an outpatient procedure that can be used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, liver spots, and scars, as well as other imperfections.
27 August 2017
Although few people like to talk about it and many want to pretend it's not an issue, a startling 25 million adults in the United States today experience some degree of incontinence. While medication, surgery, and physical therapy are options for some sufferers, discreetly addressing the ongoing issue through the use of adult incontinence products is a preferred choice for others. Therefore, if you have ever been nervous about purchasing the necessary products in public or your privacy is important to you, it's a good idea to be aware of the following benefits of purchasing your adult incontinence items online.
27 July 2017
Teenagers usually need a lot of privacy and typically get it by spending time in their bedroom. However, teenagers that have suffered from a broken leg may struggle to get this privacy if their bedroom is upstairs. Thankfully, a stairlift can help. A Broken Leg Can Make It Hard For Teens An athletic teen who plays multiple sports is more likely to suffer from a broken leg. This increase in risk is due to the fact that they are involved in rigorous activity that may challenge their body.
14 July 2017
If your knee snaps, crackles, and pops while you are walking or bending down, you are also likely feeling a lot of pain. There are many things that can cause this to happen, two of which are listed below. After identifying the cause, you can get the help you need so your knee will quiet down. Knee Osteoarthritis This problem could be due to having osteoarthritis in your knee. It is common to hear these sounds when you bend over, but you should worry if it happens only in one location or if you also feel pain.
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.