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Excess Skin After Having Multiple Children? Consider Body Contouring

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You just went through a lot of hard work to get into shape and lose weight after having many children and you were hoping that your self-esteem would skyrocket. Unfortunately, you still feel a little less than great because of excess skin hanging off of your body. Thankfully, body contouring can help. Weight Loss May Not Immediately Improve Self-Esteem Women who give birth to multiple children rapidly may find it hard to take control of their weight and they may lose confidence in their looks.

24 July 2019

How Do You Know If You Need A Root Canal?

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A root canal is a dental procedure done in which the canal of the root of a tooth is drilled away and filler material is used to save the tooth. Almost like an implant on the spot, the tooth can then be capped with a crown so you do not end up with a missing gap in your smile. Most people are curious to know how they will know if they do need a root canal so they can prepare themselves for what the dentist is going to say.

21 June 2019

Understanding 3 Common Heartburn Myths

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Characterized by a burning sensation from stomach acid that moves up through the chest and esophagus and into the throat/mouth, heartburn can cause a good amount of discomfort. Also known as acid reflux, heartburn is more common than most people think. As a matter of fact, the number of people who suffer from heartburn has doubled in the last decade. Unfortunately, most people do not fully understand this disorder or how to treat it.

16 May 2019

4 Tips To Help With Your Back And Spine Pain

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It can hurt just to be awake when you have back problems. It's a pain that a lot of people are familiar with since the treatment for it is currently costing Americans more than $50 billion each year. It isn't a type of pain that you can easily look past, especially if there is an underlying spine problem.  These tips will teach you to deal with back pain. 1. Three Words: Yoga and Stretching

10 April 2019

Three Tips for Seniors to Maintain Their Independence

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o Americans are living longer than ever before. With the increase in medical technology, it's not uncommon for people to live into their eighties, nineties, and beyond. Of course, they may have to deal with increasing limitations as they age, but there are several things senior citizens can do to maintain and protect their independence as long as possible. Here are three ideas that will help promote continued health and autonomy.

13 February 2019

Do You Have Social Anxiety and an Alcohol Addiction? 4 Tips to Get Sober When You Worry About Talking to People in Rehab

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Social anxiety and alcohol addiction often go hand in hand. While many social situations involve alcohol, you should be concerned about addiction if you find yourself engaging in behaviors such as drinking to prime yourself before you leave the house. Unfortunately, your social anxiety can actually interfere with your ability to get treatment if you fear having to open up to a roomful of strangers or get anxious at the thought of being alone with a therapist.

8 January 2019

Parents – Prepare For Eye Injuries Your Child May Sustain

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As a parent, you do what you can to prepare for just about anything that your kids can do to themselves. One injury that many parents aren't quite prepared for and do not handle well are eye injuries. Something as safe as running through the backyard can result in a stick hitting the eye. So, what do you do to prepare for these types of injuries? Here, you'll find a few things to include in your first aid kit and tips for handling the eye injuries should they occur.

5 December 2018

5 Reasons To Take Your Child To The Doctor Regularly

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When your child is younger, it's important to keep up with routine doctor visits. While it may seem like you're at the doctor all the time during their first few years of life, it's essential to your child's health. Regular visits help you develop a strong, trusting relationship with your kid's doctor and helps to ensure that all is well. Keep reading to better understand why you need to take your child to the doctor regularly.

22 October 2018

A Few Signs You Should See A Physical Therapist

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A physical therapist is a medical professional who helps you regain or maintain mobility of all your joints and muscles. They perform range-of-motion exercises on the different limbs and body parts to keep them from atrophying and becoming weak when you have trouble moving them. They also teach you different exercises to do that will keep everything moving. Sometimes it is not obvious that you need to take advantage of physical therapy services.

21 September 2018

When Doctors Are Too Busy In Summer: How To Get Medical Needs Met

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Summer is a very busy time for pediatricians and family doctors. Kids are out of school, and they need camp and sports physicals. Then some of them need medical attention because they were hurt at camp or while playing sports. When your own doctors are much too busy, how can you possibly handle all of this? Here is how you can get seasonal medical needs met. Walk-in Clinics Last minute camp and sports physicals are no problem for the doctors and NPs that work in these clinics.

24 July 2018