Bariatric surgery is often the last chance for someone to consistently lose a large amount of weight. Diets haven't worked (or they've worked temporarily and then resulted in more weight gain), and you're starting to experience chronic health problems as a result of the extra weight. But getting bariatric surgery requires you to meet several conditions. Some are very basic, such as having at least one or two obesity-related health conditions and being above a certain weight.
4 October 2022
If your kids are getting ready to go back to school, now's the time to touch base with their primary care physician. A visit to the doctor can help your kids avoid health-related problems all year long. Read the list provided below. Here are four important reasons to take your kids to the doctor now that they're heading back to school. Start School with a Physical Now that your kids are going back to school, this is the perfect time to get them started with a school physical.
2 September 2022
The term "medical cannabis" can be confusing to people. The main reason for this confusion is the surge in production and use of CBD, which is cannabidiol. In very basic terms, CBD is marijuana without THC. THC is the ingredient that causes a person to feel "high." Medical cannabis is the same thing as marijuana, whether prescribed for medical reasons or taken recreationally. When used for health problems. CBD is referred to as medicinal CBD, not medical CBD.
29 June 2022
Breast cancer is a common issue for many people. Like any form of cancer, catching breast cancer early is ideal so you can begin treatment early. If you would like to know more about breast cancer, including how it's treated, keep reading. Who Is at High Risk for Breast Cancer? There are multiple factors that can increase your risk of developing breast cancer. In some cases, genetic mutations increase your risk.
29 June 2022
Finding out you need fertility injections in order to conceive can be a bit of a shock. Even once you come to terms with this, you need to actually go through the process of administering the injections, which is not always easy either. Here are some general tips for success with the process. Be specific with your timing. Fertility injections are not similar to other medications that you can take an hour late or early without too much concern.
26 May 2022
Urgent care facilities are one of the most often misunderstood in the medical care environment. Many times people find themselves wondering if they should be visiting an urgent care center, a local emergency room, or just call their primary care doctor. One of the most common things to send people to urgent care centers is a rash. If you're wondering whether the rash you have warrants a call to the local urgent care, there are some things to consider.
27 April 2022
The human ear plays two roles in the body: hearing and maintaining body balance. Healthy ears, therefore, make it easy to communicate and interact with the environment. However, some genetic and environmental factors can lead to early hearing loss. It is crucial to understand the common causes of hearing damage and how getting hearing aids can help you improve. Here are the four most common causes of the problem. You Are Getting Older
25 February 2022
Some people make the mistake of never going to the doctor. They don't go in for their routine exams, and they don't even go in when they are sick or injured. There may come a point in time when they are so sick or injured that it requires a visit to the emergency department. However, this would be the only time they would seek medical treatment. There are so many reasons why this is a bad way to live.
25 February 2022
A medical provider or health care facility depends on strong cash flow to survive. Much of that cash flow depends on billing insurance companies and waiting to be reimbursed for the service provided. Medical claims processing is a complex process that requires a great deal of time and effort. If it is not completed accurately or in a timely manner, it can disrupt a provider's cash flow. Many medical providers manage claims processing in-house.
24 January 2022
For many expectant moms, the first trimester of their pregnancy is the most challenging. The excitement of finding out you are pregnant can be marred by the exhaustion, nausea, and fears of becoming a new parent. Here are a few simple tips to help you survive those first few months of pregnancy that are otherwise known as the first trimester. Find the Right OB/GYN For You If this is your first baby or you want to experience pregnancy with a different doctor, the first step you need to take is to find an OB/GYN for your pregnancy care.
9 December 2021