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Recurrent Vaginal Yeast Infections

A while back, I started suffering from recurrent vaginal yeast infections. Whenever I got a yeast infection, my stomach hurt. I also experienced pain during urination. Tired of feeling bad all of the time, I scheduled an appointment with my trusted physician. This medical professional recommended I make some positive lifestyle changes. For instance, my caring doctor told me to begin wearing cotton underwear, drinking lactose free milk, and eating yogurt. My physician also recommended I take a probiotic every day. On this blog, I hope you will discover some of the most common, effective treatments for chronic medical issues.

Are Compounding Pharmacies Safe?

23 September 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Compound pharmacies produce special medication dosages, blends, and delivery systems for patients who need something different from standard pill manufacturers. If you can benefit from a specialized compound medication, you may wonder if they are safe. Due to increased safeguards, you can feel more confident than ever that these medications are well-regulated and safe to consume.  What's the DQSA? In November of 2013, the Drug Quality and Security Act was enacted to establish additional safeguards concerning compound drugs due to several health scares throughout the nation. Read More …

When To Choose To Have Cataract Surgery

3 September 2015
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Your ophthalmologist tells you during your last eye exam that you have early signs of cataracts. You haven't noticed any changes in your vision, but your doctor says the symptoms will come on very slowly. When should you consider cataract surgery to replace the cloudy lenses with artificial ones? Here is how cataracts affect your vision and when you might consider the surgery. A Slowly Growing Problem Cataracts occur due to the formation of strands of protein in the lens of your eye. Read More …

Is Your Face Looking A Little Tired? Try These Remedies

18 August 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

You don't have to go through with a face-lift in order to rejuvenate your appearance. There are a bunch of methods to brighten up your face. Some of them are natural do-it-yourself remedies you can do at home, while the others involve going to a doctor's office. Here is a brief overview of some of the popular skin rejuvenation treatments to liven up your face. Sugar Scrub A sugar scrub is used to moisten and exfoliate the skin. Read More …

Ace Your Volleyball Recovery To Get Back On The Court

5 August 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Volleyball is a growing sport, but is not injury proof. Players most commonly injure their fingers and wrists, and strain the rotator cuff muscles in the shoulder. Recovering from these injuries often take guidance from a doctor that specializes in sports medicine. Here are some of the exercises your doctor may recommend to help you recover and get back on the court. Finger & Wrist Recovery To strengthen the finger and hand muscles, the doctor will have you place a rubber band around your fingers and your thumb. Read More …

3 Things To Look For In A Midwife

24 July 2015
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Finding out you are pregnant is one of the most exciting times in your life. It can also be one of the most confusing times. You have a lot of decisions to make. One of those decisions is whether to use a doctor or midwife. While many people automatically go to doctors for all of their prenatal care, there are a lot of others who have found that midwives can provide the same level of care. Read More …