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Tips For Scheduling Your LASIK Appointment

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The decision to undergo LASIK surgery is a big one — and an exciting one! You probably cannot wait to have your surgery and finally see clearly without glasses or contacts. But before you rush in and schedule your appointment, there are a few things you will want to consider. Arrange for time off from work. LASIK is notorious for being basically pain-free and quick to recover from. However, you will need to take at least a couple of days off from work.

3 November 2020

Helpful Tips For Getting Your Medical Marijuana Card

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You might suffer from some sort of medical condition, and you might be thinking that you can get help with your medical condition by securing a medical marijuana card. If you live in a state where marijuana is legal for those who have a medical marijuana card, then this might be something worth looking into. These tips can help you if you are interested in securing a state medical marijuana card.

2 October 2020

What Types Of Tests Are Performed At Sleep Clinics?

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There are many reasons why people may not get the proper amount of sleep. Stress from working too many hours, raising a family and having an extremely busy schedule can make getting enough rest every day very difficult. However, some people have certain medical conditions that prevent them from getting enough sleep. These conditions can usually be diagnosed by getting tested at a sleep clinic. These are some of the different types of tests that are performed at sleep clinics.

26 August 2020

Own A Convenience Store? 4 Health And Medical Supplies You Should Include In Your Inventory

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If you own a convenience store and you don't have your shelves stocked with a variety of medical supplies, you're missing out on a key sales opportunity. There may be times when your customers are in need of medical supplies, especially late at night when all the other stores are closed. If you've got a well-stocked health and medical area, your convenience store will be the go-to place for those late night emergencies.

28 October 2019

Living With Back Pain? 3 Ways A Physiatrist Can Help

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Living with persistent back pain can be incredibly challenging, especially if you have small children who need to be picked up frequently or you work in a field that requires constant physical movement. Fortunately, with the help of a physiatrist, you can address back pain appropriately and alleviate discomfort. Here is a little extra information about how a physiatrist can help you.  1.    Physical Therapy Physiatrists, also called PM&R doctors for their understanding of physical medicine and rehabilitation, focus on helping people through the rigors of physical disabilities, such as back problems.

2 August 2019

What To Do After A Back Injury

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If you have injured your back, it is important for you to know what to do and which steps to take in order to avoid further injuries and to heal as best you can correctly and as soon as possible. With these things in mind, you want to read the information below and take the advice in order for you to know you are doing what is best for your back.

2 August 2019

Criteria For Short-Term Nursing Facility Reimbursement

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If your elderly loved one participates in the Medicare program, he or she may need to meet certain criteria before short-term nursing facility services can be reimbursed. Most of the time, Medicare will only cover costs associated with skilled nursing services and not custodial care. Here are some of the criteria your loved one will need to meet before reimbursement can be considered for short-term nursing facility care. Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy

23 April 2019

3 Legal Uses For Medical Marijuana

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While it seems that everyone is discussing medical marijuana and how it can be used to treat certain conditions, some might be surprised to know that it's not yet legal in all 50 states. In some states, medical marijuana is still fully illegal. Even in states where it is fully legal for medical use, there are only certain reasons for which a medical marijuana doctor can prescribe it. Here are three legal uses for medical marijuana.

23 April 2019

What Expectant Parents Should Know About Cleft Lip And Cleft Palate

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All expectant parents hope to give birth to a healthy, perfect baby, but unfortunately, that doesn't always happen. Some birth defects are relatively minor and easily corrected, however. Orofacial defects, more commonly known as cleft palate and cleft lip, with or without a cleft palate, are one of the most common birth defects. A birth defect occurs in approximately 3 percent of all births. Here is what you should know about caring for a child with a cleft palate.

23 April 2019

4 Ways To Feel More Confident In Your Postpartum Body

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Becoming a mother brings all sorts of exciting new experiences and challenges. A new addition to your family is definitely an adjustment. Unfortunately, not all the changes you experience will be desired. Motherhood can change your body in some ways you may not like. Fortunately, you can take steps to feel more comfortable and confident in your own skin. Here are four confidence boosting tips for postpartum women. 1. Buy new, flattering clothes.

6 March 2019