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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.

Helping A Loved One Be Safe And Happy When They Have Mobility Difficulties

21 January 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If a loved one in your household is no longer able to get around the way they used to, then it's time for you to make some changes around your house to ensure their safety. You'll also want to know that they are able to maintain a good level of comfort and freedom so they don't feel as bad about their situation. The advice here will help you to create a living space they feel good in and are safe in. Read More …

Understanding The Dialysis A-V Fistula

22 December 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you need to start on hemodialysis, then your nephrologist will refer you to a local vascular surgeon to have an arterio-ventral fistula, often called simply an A-V fistula. The A-V fistula will provide an area on your arm where the dialysis clinic's nurses will be able to use to connect you to a dialysis machine and it is very important that you take care not to damage your A-V fistula once it is in place. Read More …

What To Do When You Lose Hearing During A Sinus Infection

7 December 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have a sinus infection and you suddenly begin to lose your hearing, it can be scary to wonder whether your infection will cause permanent damage. However, don't panic; this guide shows you the causes and course of action for problems with sinus and hearing loss. Why Does a Sinus Infection Affect Hearing? A sinus infection can affect your hearing because your ears, nose, and throat are closely linked. There are different pathways that connect these systems together; this is why you will sometimes have nasal dripping in your throat when you are congested in your nasal passageways. Read More …

Post-Acne Scarring? 2 Types Of Scarring & The Most Effective Moderntreatments

19 November 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If your acne has finally cleared up, then you may be left with scarring that keeps you from finally feeling happy about the appearance of your skin. Thankfully, with the help of a dermatologist, you can get rid of all types of acne scarring today fairly easily, including depressed scars that used to be very difficult to treat. Read on to find out what type of scarring you have based on the appearance of your skin and what treatments can get rid of it quickly. Read More …

Why You Should See A Physical Therapist For Sports Related Knee Injuries

20 October 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Knee injuries can occur for any number of reasons. When you're active or playing sports, you put all kinds of stresses on your knees. A sports related knee injury can come about quickly or over time. Seeing a physical therapist is essential for those who play sports regularly or seriously. Do You Know Anything about Your Knees? A knee isn't a part of your body to take lightly. It's the largest joint in your body and directly responsible for a lot of your mobility. Read More …