Oh, My Aching Back! FIVE Causes And Solutions To Consider

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Back pain is a major complaint in the U.S. There are several reasons for, and causes of, an aching back, and none of them are good. Fortunately, there are equally as many solutions and options for back pain relief. 1. Too Much Weight in Front Equals Pain Down in Back Think about it. If you carry a ton of excess weight in front, you will constantly struggle to stand upright, using your back muscles to do it.

27 March 2018

What You Should Do If Your Child Is Allergic To Bees

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If you have a child that turns out to have a bee allergy, you may find yourself constantly worried about their safety and health. While it is understandable to be a concerned and worried parent, it is also important to allow your child to have a happy, and relatively normal childhood. Get to know more about what you can do to protect your child when they have an allergy to bees.

3 March 2018

Learn What To Do When You Receive A Huge Medical Bill That You Cannot Afford To Pay

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Receiving a medical bill charging you a large amount of money can be very scary. Most people do not have a large sum of money in their bank to pay a huge bill right away and it can make them feel nervous that the bill could cause their credit rating to plummet. If you have received a large bill and feel that you are being overcharged or simply do not understand why it is so large, talk to a medical bill advocate.

19 January 2018

Post-Periodic Problems: Health Conditions That Can Come With Menopause (And How To Treat Them)

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Menopause marks a time of major bodily changes in a woman's life, not unlike puberty -- and, like puberty, menopause carries with it heightened chances of a few health conditions. If you're wondering exactly what to be on the lookout for when menopause comes calling, then here's what you need to know: Osteoporosis One of the more famous women's health issues, osteoporosis is a condition where your bones become weak and brittle, allowing them to fracture and break more easily.

30 November 2017

Preparing For Chemotherapy? Simple Tips To Help You Alleviate The Discomfort

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If you've been diagnosed with cancer, you probably have a million thoughts running through your mind. If your doctor has scheduled you for chemotherapy, you'll have a lot of information to process. Chemotherapy is an essential part of cancer treatment. However, it can come with its own severe side effects. Here are just a few tips that will help you alleviate the discomfort associated with chemotherapy: Always Keep Chapstick on Hand

9 November 2017

Health Problems That Can Arise From Being A Workaholic

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Many people in today's society are quick to share the fact that they work hard, and some people will even label themselves as workaholics. While the definition of this widely used term can vary among people, it commonly refers to someone who works excessively and may even be addicted to doing so. There's merit in being a hard worker, but working so much that you or your family members label you a workaholic can be troubling.

24 October 2017

3 Factors To Consider When Choosing A Doctor

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Choosing a physician can be complicated for many people. Deciding who to entrust your health to is difficult, especially when you haven't met the person before. Typically, people consider certain aspects when choosing a doctor, like gender and their proximity to one's home, but there are three other considerations you can make that will help you to choose a doctor that meets your needs. Teaching Programs When it comes to being a doctor, physicians have to spend several years in on-the-job training in order to become full-fledged, board licensed physicians.

4 October 2017