For many patients who have breast cancer, the road to recovery is long and tougher than anticipated. Months of medical interventions coupled with a recovery phase can weigh anyone down and make them give up. The symptoms of breast cancer and the treatment regimen can have side effects on the patients. As a result, most of these patients may require round-the-clock attention, especially during the severe stages of the disease. While some people prefer to stay in a nursing home, others opt to stay in hospital wards until they feel well enough to go home.
1 December 2021
Your choice in physical therapy care can make or break the quality of life you move forward with. Right now, 80% of people have lower back pain, and people regularly suffer common injuries like runner's knee, pulled muscles, and strained groins. Whether your injury is due to age or an accident, you'll need the assistance of a physical therapist that has proven success rebuilding people's bodies. Read on to learn how to handle your physical therapy care.
29 October 2021
A Harvard report on the economic cost of eating disorders records that at least 9% of Americans experience an eating disorder in their lifetime. Eating disorders are a significant health issue affecting many Americans physically and emotionally. There are numerous causes of eating disorders. However, once a person discovers or suspects they have an eating disorder, they should consult a qualified medical professional for assistance. Eating disorders can result in significant harm, including life-threatening illnesses like heart attacks and severe dehydration.
4 October 2021
Tell someone you're thinking of having LASIK surgery, and they will often respond by sharing what they know or have heard about the procedure. Hopefully, the information they offer you is truthful and helpful. However, there are cases in which it is not. Some of the statements that are often made about LASIK surgery are just myths—like the following. Myth: LASIK is only for young people. LASIK is not recommended for younger patients who are still growing.
1 September 2021
You may have spent years trying to lose weight with no success. Each time you dieted, you might have seen a few pounds come off, only to be added back on because of stubborn lifestyle or dietary habits. Rather than yo-yo up and down the scale, you may be ready to pursue a more permanent solution to your weight loss challenges. You might finally reach your weight loss goals by having a gastric sleeve surgically placed around your stomach.
3 August 2021
Have you tried a weight-loss plan in the past but didn't get the results you wanted? Do you frequently start but eventually stop new diets on a regular basis? Do you start every day with the best intentions but then find yourself at the fridge without fail? If any of these situations sound like you, you might be in need of some outside help. Today, it's possible to retain help through a weight-loss services firm.
6 July 2021
Ketamine has made its return to clinical pharmacology in order to treat depression and anxiety, two conditions that affect 40 million Americans. Ketamine may be able to alleviate the symptoms of even the most severe depressives. Experts think it may prove to be a sort of "miracle drug" when it comes to anti-depressants. As long as its use is monitored closely by a physician, ketamine may have the ability to treat even the most severe cases of depression, according to John Krystal, MD, the chief psychiatrist at Yale's New Haven Hospital.
3 June 2021
Hearing loss is a common problem in the United States. As noted in a quick statistics about hearing, approximately 37.5 million Americans aged 18 and above report some trouble hearing. For most people experiencing hearing loss, the primary solution is hearings aids. But, how do you know if you need these electronic devices? Here are five indicators that you may want to consider hearing aids: 1. Tinnitus Have you ever experienced noises or ringing in one or both of your ears?
28 April 2021
When you first find out you are pregnant, there are so many things to be excited about. You can get excited to name your baby, decorate the nursery, and plan a baby shower. This excitement is wonderful, but don't let it keep you from also making smart moves for your own health and for your baby's health at this time. One of those smart moves should be meeting with a nutritionist during your first trimester.
2 April 2021
If you or a loved one suffer from asthma, you understand how scary an asthma attack can be. The shortness of breath that accompanies an asthma attack can become so severe that it creates complications that compromise a person's well-being. Medications and medical procedures are available to help asthma sufferers manage their symptoms. Understanding these options will prepare you to take advantage of the right treatments for your own asthma in the future.
1 March 2021