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Acute vs. Chronic Pain: The Differences Explained

By |2020-06-25T15:01:00-04:00June 25th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Medical, Pain|Tags: , , |

If you're experiencing pain and are trying to decide how best to treat it, you might not be aware that it could be one of two types. You could be suffering from either acute or chronic pain. And there's a significant difference between the two. So, acute vs chronic pain - what differentiates each condition, and [...]

3 Ways Healthcare Providers Can Support Patients with Special Needs During COVID-19 

By |2020-06-23T18:14:23-04:00June 23rd, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical, Technology|Tags: , , |

The emergence of COVID-19 has rocked the nation and created challenges for people from all walks of life. Healthcare professionals, in particular, have had to alter their practices to accommodate the new age of social distancing. While many people have adapted easily to these changes, caregivers of people with special needs require additional support and compassion. [...]

Are You Taking Zantac? 4 Things You Need to Know About the Zantac Lawsuit

By |2020-05-22T18:12:32-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: Culture, Disease, Medical|Tags: , , , |

The Zantac drug is one of the hottest topics among the lawyers and consumers lately. This is because there are many consumers who claim that Zantac caused various cancers, resulting in lawsuits against its manufacturers. Zantac (with generic name ranitidine) used to be a popular drug that was helpful in treating heartburn and GERD. Nowadays, however, [...]

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Questions You Need to Ask Before Hiring a Physician Answering Service

By |2020-05-20T18:32:18-04:00May 20th, 2020|Categories: Business, Medical, Work|Tags: , , |

It doesn’t matter if you are a small group of physicians or a busy hospital, physician answering service, hiring a medical answering service will do your business good. They have ready infrastructure, tools, and a team of expert staff that is trained exclusively to fit your business needs as well as requirements. When you outsource your [...]

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Methadone for Pain Management: Cautions and Concerns 

By |2020-05-17T03:29:48-04:00May 17th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Medical, Pain|Tags: , |

In 2017, around 18 million people misused a prescription drug. Since a prescription drug is necessary for treating a medical addiction, many people find themselves getting addicted to it after prolonged use. A common drug that is misused is methadone. Methadone serves a variety of conditions, however, it's important to practice caution while using it.   [...]

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Pelvic Pain: Know When to Seek Help

By |2020-05-15T19:37:49-04:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Disease, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical, Pain|Tags: , , , , |

The pelvis is located between the lower part of the trunk and the thighs. Since the reproductive organs are housed in the pelvis, pelvic pain must be taken seriously. This type of pain can spread to the lower abdomen, causing difficulty in determining its exact cause. Sometimes it’s just menstrual cramps, but other times it is [...]

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Is Cerebral Palsy Hereditary?

By |2020-05-13T20:01:22-04:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , |

It used to be believed that cerebral palsy (CP) was not related to genetics. However, one Norwegian study of over two-million children suggests that this may not be the case. While the risk of having a second or subsequent child with CP is small, it’s worth learning more about the possible hereditary factor before you decide [...]

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What You Need to Do to Become a Nursing Leader

By |2020-05-12T20:24:59-04:00May 12th, 2020|Categories: Business, Medical, Work|Tags: , , , |

If you are dedicated to the healthcare sector and want to make a significant impact on your patients and your workplace, you might be considering becoming a nursing leader. This will allow you to take on new responsibilities, make plans for positive change in the future, and help early-career nurses to reach their potential. However, becoming [...]

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Avoiding Medication Errors While Using CBD Oil for Pets

By |2020-04-28T17:59:44-04:00April 28th, 2020|Categories: Alternative medicine, Animals, CBD, Health & Wellness, Medical, Natural Remedies, Pets|Tags: , , , |

Have you heard of medication errors? Well, this has to do with errors from prescription and the dispensing of medicines and the like. Millions of pets are victims of medication errors yearly, even though this can be avoided. Avoiding passivity, as advised in this article, with regards to medical decisions, can help you protect your pet [...]

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4 Essential Ways Healthcare Professionals Can Keep Bad Bacteria Out of Their Personal Lives

By |2020-04-27T21:59:23-04:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: CoronaVirus, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , , , , |

As someone who works in the healthcare industry, you are exposed to all sorts of germs, viruses and bacteria on a daily basis. While medical facilities do their best to maintain clean, sanitary environments, it is simply impossible to eliminate all of the potential pathogens. Hospitals and other facilities can, unfortunately, become major breeding grounds for [...]

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Choosing the Right Family Doctor

By |2020-04-14T18:48:16-04:00April 14th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , |

As you begin your family, choosing a doctor to satisfy you and your kids’ needs can be intimidating. You do not want to settle for anyone, but you also can’t be too picky. Listed below are tips on finding the perfect family doctor for you.   Choosing a doctor to satisfy you and your kids’ needs [...]

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5 Advantages of Health Insurance

By |2020-03-02T19:23:29-05:00March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Business, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , |

Medical insurance is one of the most popular insurance services. About 1,000,000 people, including employees of various companies and organizations in various parts around the world, enjoy all the benefits of medical insurance. The popularity of health insurance is growing year by year. More and more companies value the individual health coverage and working time of [...]

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Follow These Steps to Prevent Paying Too Much for Healthcare

By |2019-08-15T17:34:23-04:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Family, Health & Wellness, Medical|Tags: , |

Not only do consumers often find it difficult to find the right healthcare plan, many are also upset by the cost of a policy that covers all their medical needs. Preventative care, medication and other factors are not always fully funded and that expense will fall on the buyer. Plus, unpaid medical bills can also drive [...]

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Signs That It’s Time to See a Pulmonologist  

By |2019-08-10T00:10:10-04:00August 10th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , , |

People suffering from asthma-related conditions, bronchitis, tuberculosis or pneumonia--which are in the chronic level--are usually in need of a specialist. Such a specialist is known as a pulmonary doctor or pulmonologist. Pulmonary physicians study and treat illnesses of the airways, chest and lungs and take care of those that are ill in critical care sectors. They [...]

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A Comprehensive Guide to the Best Chiropractic Services

By |2019-07-24T22:38:45-04:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Alternative medicine, Health & Wellness, Medical, Medical Procedures|Tags: , , |

The term ‘chiropractic’ is originated from the Greek language, chier (hand) and praktikos (done). Chiropractors are referred to as primary contact practitioners since patients can consult them without requiring a referral from a GP. Their primary focus is to treat the spine using their hands, and to determine any health conditions related to muscles and bones [...]

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Why It’s Important to Have Your Health Tested  

By |2019-07-07T22:05:17-04:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , , |

Keeping good track of your health and wellness is one of the top priorities that any person should focus on, as this can benefit you in the long run. While various health measures such as maintaining a healthy diet, proper exercise, stress management, and establishing meaningful relationships with people have been proven to boost one’s health, [...]

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Is It Okay to Drink Alcohol and Take Medication?

By |2018-11-30T23:04:33-05:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , , |

Alcohol is also known by its chemical name which is ethanol. It is a psychoactive substance which is an active ingredient in drinks like beer, distilled spirits also known as hard liquor and wine. Alcohol has been known to have harmful interactions with many prescription medications, also some OTC (over-the-counter) drugs, as well as some herbal [...]

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Online Lending Services Can Help During Medical Emergencies

By |2018-11-28T22:25:32-05:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Business, Medical|Tags: , , , |

Life is full of uncertainties and very unpredictable. A trip to a healthcare emergency room could mean a serious financial crisis if you don’t have health insurance. Everyone tries to plan effectively for the future, however, situations might arise when you need cash urgently to take care of a medical-related emergency. Some medical emergencies may be covered [...]

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Prevent Diabetes: November Is National Diabetes Awareness Month 

By |2018-11-16T13:35:16-05:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , |

There are more than 30 million people in the United States who suffer from some form of diabetes, and more than 84 million U.S. adults have prediabetes. As the 7th leading cause of death across the country, diabetes is traumatic condition that dramatically affects your everyday life and lasts a lifetime. Most adults are unaware of [...]

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3 Exercise-Induced Conditions You Should Know About 

By |2018-09-24T16:40:05-04:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Exercise, Fit & Fab, Fitness, Medical|Tags: , , , , , |

Do you insist on going to the gym at five each morning, even when black ice coats the roads? Do you only feel good when you see a Spandex-clad version of yourself in the mirror running on a treadmill at high-intensity? If you answered yes to any of these questions, it’s clear that you know the [...]

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Get Your Head in the Right Space for Surgery

By |2018-09-21T11:24:34-04:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , , , |

Surgery is one of those things that can be incredibly terrifying for some folks. Our minds tend to lead us down a path of every possible bad scenario we could go down. Throw in the fact that some surgeries are needed to save a life and the anxiety goes right through the roof. To make things [...]

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How To Handle A Car Accident

By |2018-09-14T15:06:58-04:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Featured, Life Hacks, Medical|Tags: , , , |

It happens every day and always at an inconvenient moment. Someone runs a stop sign, a red light, fails to yield, pulls out in front of you, or simply fails to stop behind you and you are in a car accident. What do you do? Who do you call? At the moment of an accident, our [...]

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What Are the Different Types of Alcohol Problems?

By |2018-09-11T22:23:48-04:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: Addiction, Disease, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical|Tags: , , |

Alcohol problems are diverse ranging from health damage, psychology breakdown and social deformation. The problems of alcohol -- whether excess or not -- are identified with alcoholism. It can result in financial troubles, marital troubles and violence. Children in homes where alcoholism pervades suffer from truancy, depression, dissociation with friends, violence and aggressiveness and failure in classes. [...]

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Reversing Type 2 Diabetes Through Weight Loss

By |2018-07-07T23:01:54-04:00July 7th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Medical, Weight Loss|Tags: , , , |

If you have diabetes or are at risk of developing it then you may need to consider losing weight. In fact, being overweight is considered one of the biggest risk factors for developing diabetes. If you already have diabetes then you need to have a reliable supplier for your medical supplies.  You should consider using the [...]

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