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Inpatient Versus Outpatient Treatment For Pregnant Women With An Opioid Addiction…Which Is Right For You?

13 January

If you have a drug or alcohol dependency and are pregnant, it is never too late to give your child a better life by treating your addiction. While the majority of people are aware of how important it is to abstain from illegal drugs and to only use the prescribed amount of any medications while […]

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3 Things You Can Do To Prepare For Breast Surgery

07 December

Many women get surgery on their breasts. Whether the surgery is for medical reasons or is for cosmetic reasons, the surgery should be taken seriously. A breast implant surgery, or a breast reconstructive surgery is a major procedure and will take a good amount of healing. Here are some things you should do to prepare […]

Some Treatments That May Help Your Pink Eye

21 November

Pink eye is an annoying eye condition that makes your eyes sore and dry. It can be caused by a bacterial or viral infection, and many times, the condition clears up on its own in a few days. Allergies, eye injury, and exposure to chemicals can cause the same symptoms, so it may be difficult […]

Binaural Hearing: What Is It And How Can You Protect Your Ears?

29 October

If you suffer from complete hearing loss in one ear and partial hearing loss in the other, you may choose to wear one hearing aid instead of two devices. However, that may not be a good idea. Having the ability to hear in both ears, or binaural hearing, can help keep you safe, as well as […]

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Four Options For Long Term Birth Control

14 October

If you do not plan on having children any time soon, long term birth control is a smart option for contraception. Once the birth control is in place, you are protected against unplanned pregnancy. The following methods are all reliable, reversible alternatives for long term birth control. 1. Non-Hormonal IUD An intrauterine device (IUD) is […]

What’s That Pulling, Sharp Pain In The Arch And Heel Of Your Foot?

28 September

When you step out of bed in the morning, is there a pulling-type pain and tightness in the arch of your foot near your heel? Maybe this pain also appears after you’ve been sitting for a while and decide to get up and walk. Chances are, what you’re suffering from is a condition called plantar […]

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Understanding The Option For Orthopedic Bracing To Treat Hyperkyphosis

12 September

Hyperkyphosis is a condition that leads to curvature of the spine. It often leads to posture resembling a hump in the upper back or shoulder area. If you’ve recently been diagnosed with hyperkyphosis, your doctor may suggest that you consider an orthopedic brace to help not only stop the progression but sometimes reverse the curve […]

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3 Common Scalp Issues

10 August

Every day, many people suffer from scalp issues. Do you have a dry, itchy scalp? Is your scalp consistently the locus of discomfort? It could be the case that you’re suffering from a scalp related issue. Here are some of the most common scalp related issues and how to go about treating them. Allergic Contact […]

Chalazions: An Introduction For Worried Sufferers

10 August

A knot on your eyelid seems to show up out of nowhere, may be slightly sore at first, and you keep expecting it to go away. After some time, the knot is still there and the pain is probably gone, so it sounds like you are dealing with a common optical issue known in the […]

Living Well With Meniere’s Disease | Natural Ways To Reduce Your Symptoms

28 July

Like many inner ear problems, Meniere’s disease can disrupt your life by causing hearing loss, balance issues, and tinnitus (ringing in the ears). In the case of Meniere’s disease, these symptoms are caused by fluid buildup. Fortunately, there are natural ways to reduce your symptoms and live well with Meniere’s disease. Reduce Your Salt Intake […]

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