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  • When Should You Get Tested For Covid-19?

    30 October 2020

    COVID-19 is a very real and very serious pandemic affecting the entire world, and although it's been around for several months now, there are still a number of questions concerning this virus. One of the questions you may have asked yourself is when should you go and get tested. With the symptoms presenting like a cold, allergies, the flu, or even a sinus infection, you may question if you have COVID-19.

  • 3 Things That Can Trigger Atopic Dermatitis

    30 September 2020

    Atopic dermatitis, also called eczema, is a challenging skin condition that causes raised, scaly, dry skin. While common in children, adults can also struggle with recurrent dermatitis, especially if they aren't familiar with their individual triggers. Here are three different things that can trigger atopic dermatitis in kids and adults.  1. Food Allergies Trying new foods can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but unfortunately, it can also trigger allergic reactions in some people.

  • The Basics of Cold Laser Therapy for Your Dog

    27 August 2020

    Especially if you have a dog with chronic health problems, you know what it's like to make repeated visits to the veterinarian's office. While modern medicine can do a lot for animals, and medications can help provide comfort and symptom management, it's also important to take advantage of other treatment options. One of the things you should talk with your veterinarian about is the benefit of cold laser therapy for your dog.

  • How Postmenopausal Fractures May Be Treated

    16 December 2019

    One of the scariest prospects for any woman after the onset of menopause is a fracture. This is especially the case when thinking about possibilities like damage to joints, hip injuries, or a vertebral fracture. If you've suffered a postmenopausal fracture, it's a good idea to learn about the available treatment options. Here are 5 choices you might end up discussing with a doctor. Preventative Measures It can feel a bit patronizing to hear about prevention after a fracture has occurred.

  • 3 Ways Your Feminine Care Might Be Causing Problems

    16 October 2019

    Although there are many reasons for gynecological issues, such as discharge, unusual odors, or itching, sometimes the underlying problem is your feminine care. Sometimes the efforts to make your vaginal area cleaner can backfire and cause new issues. Douching There are many douches on the market and they often combine ingredients like water and vinegar. The belief is douches will help cleanse the vagina, but this is untrue and can actually contribute to problems.

  • Learn About Clinic Oriented Clinical Research

    24 September 2019

    There are a lot of different elements that come together to make up the medical science industry as a whole. From the work that happens in the labs to theclinical research organizations that conduct trials that happen in control settings, everything comes together to meet common goals, some of which include creating advancements in the medical field to offer more effective medical treatments and medications, to learning effective ways to diagnose conditions, and to learn as much as possible about conditions and illnesses.

  • What To Do If You Suspect A Rib Injury

    23 July 2019

    Rib bones are connected by bands of muscles, but they are prone to breaks and fractures if they are subjected to blunt force. Let's say that you are an avid football player and one of your teammates tackles you and pins you to the ground. Unlike other occasions, you have difficulty getting up and feel a sharp pain in your chest area. How would you handle this situation to lessen pain and ensure that your injury isn't a serious one that requires medical attention?