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Is Using An At-Home Allergy Testing Kit Better Than A Professional Test?

At-home allergy tests have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help detect whether or not someone is truly suffering from allergies. Although some allergy testing kits have the federal government’s approval, actually being tested by an allergy specialist might still be the best course of action. If you are unsure whether or […]

Has Your Child Developed Guillain-Barre Syndrome After Exposure To Zika? What Are Your Treatment Options?

Although the Zika virus got off to a slow start in the U.S., with the majority of early cases contracted by travelers to Central and South America, locally acquired cases are now beginning to pop up in Florida, Puerto Rico, and other warm-weather locations, potentially putting your child at risk. Zika is often associated with […]

Infected Hair Follicles

Men and women can fall prey to folliculitis, an unsightly and irritating skin condition that can be exacerbated by shaving or the chafing of your clothes. For some people, this seemingly minor issue can bloom into a real problem, causing red and itchy pimples to erupt over large areas of your body. If you notice […]

Vaccines and Disease Prevention in New Destinations: What You Need to Keep in Mind

Prevalence of diseases and risk of infection varies across the world. This is caused by natural factors like weather and human amenities such as the healthcare systems. By travelling to other countries, you are at a higher risk of suffering from diseases that do not exist in your country. Thankfully, you can be vaccinated against […]

To find out about the career of dentistry in Year 11 or 12, you should interview some dentists and ask the correct questions

In Year Eleven or Twelve, you should be considering possible careers. Dentistry is not always the most popular career choice, but to find out more about it there are a number of areas you should explore and some important questions you need to ask. Interview a few different practising dentists One of the best ways […]

Dem Bones (And Muscles): How Technological Advancements In Orthopedics Can Help You

Orthopedics is the branch of medicine that deals with musculoskeletal problems, treating everything from infections to tumors to blunt-force trauma. Though orthopedics in some form or another has been around for centuries (first named in 1741, when the practice primarily focused on helping children), it is a continuously evolving practice, with new discoveries, methods, and […]

4 Things You Need To Know About Granular Parakeratosis

Granular parakeratosis is an itchy skin condition that affects the folds of the skin. Here are four things you need to know about granular parakeratosis. What are the signs of granular parakeratosis? If you have granular parakeratosis, you’ll see hyperkeratotic (thickened) lesions on your skin folds. These lesions can present as either papules, which are […]