A colonoscopy is a common procedure that is used to look for issues with the colon. It is commonly used as a preventative procedure for colon cancer, but it can be used to screen for other conditions. If you have a colonoscopy procedure scheduled, keep reading to learn what to expect. You Need to Prep Your Colon The colonoscopy procedure involves a long, thin camera that is inserted into the rectum to see the inside of the colon.
25 February 2022
When you think of urology, you may not think of your autistic child. You may not think of children in general. The truth is, autistic and other special needs children can have several urology problems. In fact, these problems may be lost and combined as just a part of the potty training stages. Though potty training is an issue, there are times when you should be concerned and seek the advice of a licensed urologist.
24 January 2022
Hepatic disease, also known as liver disease, can be acquired as a result of certain medications, alcoholism, obesity, and viral infections. It can also be congenital, which means that you were born with it. Sometimes, liver disease is asymptomatic, however, it commonly causes signs and symptoms. Here are some common signs and symptoms of hepatic disease and how physicians diagnose it. Signs And Symptoms During your physical examination, your physician will examine your body to see if you have yellowing of the skin or sclera of your eyes.
22 November 2021
If you are injured in a car accident, you generally can't wait for your injuries to heal so you can get back to your normal life as quickly as possible. But sometimes, it's not wise to forget about the crash as soon as your immediate injuries heal. It can instead be helpful to start seeing a physical therapist as you heal, and then continue seeing a physical therapist for a few weeks or months once the immediate healing is complete.
22 November 2021
Working at a desk may seem like an easy job, but sitting in that position all day, staring at a computer screen can cause a lot of pain, especially if your workstation isn't ergonomic. If your workstation isn't as ergonomic as you'd like, you should speak with your HR department, but there are a few changes you can make yourself. If you would like to know more, check out these four ergonomic dos and don'ts.
21 October 2021
It is one thing to experience pain every once in a blue moon. However, if you deal with pain every day, it is a completely different animal. It can make it difficult to perform normal activities and even hold down a job. In this situation, it may be necessary to go to a pain management clinic. Here are just a few tips for getting the most out of your appointment at a pain management clinic.
22 September 2021
Whether you have been living with bipolar disorder for years or you have been recently diagnosed, you may now be seeking treatment. Even if you have already undergone treatment in the past, it is a good idea to know what options are available for treatment. These are some of the resources you can count on for bipolar treatment. Bipolar Health Organizations Whether you are still trying to find mental health treatment or you have questions about health insurance or funding, it is a good idea to speak with a professional about the options available to you.
25 August 2021
These days, there are many options for treating or getting rid of scars. You can have various surgeries to remove them. You can also have a laser-based procedure performed at a dermatologist's office. Another option, however, is to use a prescription scar gel treatment. This option won't give you remarkable results overnight, but it will work over time to reduce the appearance of your scars. So, what are the advantages of using a scar cream rather than opting for one of the more advanced treatments?
26 July 2021
If you're suffering from neck pain due to an injury or because of poor posture while you work on a computer all day, your doctor might send you to a physical therapist for treatment. The treatment you receive depends on the type of injury you have and your symptoms. Here are some ways physical therapy might be used for neck pain. Passive Treatments To Reduce Pain If your neck pain makes it difficult to move your head, you might not be ready to start exercises and stretches right away.
22 June 2021
If you are suffering from foot pain, you may have started using orthotics to ease the pain. You may have started wearing heel pads, insoles, or custom prosthetics. However, none of these solutions actually address the problem of your foot pain. When a lot of people think about a chiropractor, they think about getting help with pain in their limbs, upper body, or spine. However, the truth is that a chiropractor can actually help you relieve your foot pain.
21 May 2021