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
When it comes to vision health, one of the things that you should understand is that cataracts are a serious concern. Many people have heard of cataracts, or maybe even know someone who had them, but most people don't fully understand what they are or what it means to deal with them. Here's a look at what your ophthalmologist wants you to understand about cataracts and the trouble that they can cause.
22 November 2021
If you have a medical condition that affects your bones or muscles or if you have sustained any injuries to these areas, your doctor may recommend orthopedic rehab as part of your treatment plan. This type of treatment can generate additional therapeutic effects that may help your body heal faster and may also be recommended if you've undergone a recent surgery. Orthopedic rehab is designed to promote a more holistic way of healing for everyone who receives treatment.
21 October 2021
When you experience a variety of symptoms, such as chronic pain, fatigue and stiffness, you may be desperate for effective and daily relief. However, you also do not want to undergo invasive procedures that might make your symptoms worse. You also do not want to rely on powerful over-the-counter or prescription medicines to feel better. Instead, you may be willing to undergo a more holistic treatment that might offer you the relief for which you search.
22 September 2021
If you have children, it's important to know the different pediatric care services available to you. Your child may need a visit with a pediatrician for various reasons. These could be anything from general check-ups to specialized treatments like speech therapy and occupational therapies. With so many great options, it's important to know the crucial ones that will work best for your family. Here are three services that should be on your radar.
25 August 2021
If you suspect that your child may suffer from amblyopia, also called lazy eye, or they were recently diagnosed with this condition, then you may be looking into your amblyopia vision treatment options. While there are many effective lazy eye treatments, some, such as wearing an eye patch, are disliked by some children. Thankfully, your child's opthalmologist can treat your child's amblyopia in a variety of ways that your child may not mind.
23 July 2021
Medical professionals often wear scrubs as their uniforms when they are at work. Scrubs serve as protective wear that can prevent cross-contamination between caregivers and patients. There are also a variety of other benefits to wearing scrubs, some of which can help in deciding the right ones to buy for work. Keep reading to learn a few tips to consider as you buy your scrubs. Don't Compromise on the Material
22 June 2021
If you and some colleagues run a neurological practice in your city, you might not think you need to include more doctors. However, having stroke specialists on a locum tenens ("hold a place" in Latin) basis could be very good business. Why? Making Things Easier on Physicians If your medical office is small, it can feel like no one can ever take a day off. It can seem like you all have to be in the office every day, which can be stressful.
21 May 2021
If you have an elderly loved one, you may have some concerns about Alzheimer's and memory loss. If your loved one would like to age in place, you may have considered home health care services. You are not alone in wondering if it may be time for Alzheimer's related home health care. These are some of the signs to look for. Forgetfulness Many people are forgetful, but those with Alzheimer's may forget more often than usual.
23 March 2021
The use of Botox injections to diminish signs of aging is a common practice. However, if you've never gotten them before, it can be intimidating when wondering where to start or what they will be like. This article covers a bit of how Botox injections work, as well as what to expect when preparing for them, going through the treatment, and recovering. Basics of Botox Treatment Botulinum toxin relaxes muscles and lessens their ability to contract by blocking nerve transmission.
16 February 2021