The practice of hiring locum tenens physicians is a rapidly growing industry due to the benefits it can provide smaller medical facilities or remote facilities without the resources to hire full-time specialists. This is especially true when it comes to finding skilled and experienced vascular neurologists that specialize in treating strokes. That's because, although there is a high demand for stroke specialists, between the years 2005 and 2013, only about 1,115 of all neurologists received the necessary vascular neurology certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
21 October 2021
Urinary incontinence is a medical condition that causes you to lose control of your bladder. Although it is not life-threatening, urinary incontinence can be quite embarrassing and interfere with your life. If you have recently been diagnosed with urinary incontinence, it is very important to get the facts straight about your condition. Here are some common misconceptions about urinary incontinence that you should not believe. Drink Fewer Liquids Will Cure Urinary Incontinence
23 August 2021
HIV is the human immunodeficiency virus that is transmitted through blood, semen, and vaginal fluids. HIV can spread to others, especially if you don't know that you have HIV already, which is why you not only need to protect yourself, but you need to do your part to protect others as well. There is no cure for HIV, but it can be treated to prevent it from progressing into AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency disorder).
23 August 2021
Photobiomodulation therapy is a treatment that involves sitting in front of a red light or low-level therapeutic laser. The wavelengths of the light or laser are just the right length to pass through your skin and into your body's tissues without causing harm. This therapy has been used to treat a wide range of conditions, like fibromyalgia and insomnia. However, you do not need to be objectively ill or have a concrete diagnosis in order to benefit from photobiomodulation therapy.
23 July 2021
Day spas have existed in the United States for a long time. These facilities provide a soothing environment that relaxes the body and mind. They take the form of saunas, pools, massage rooms, and steam rooms. To increase patient experience, doctors found it necessary to blend medical procedures with a relaxing spa experience. As a result, medical spas emerged, whereby you can receive a wide variety of medical procedures in a relaxing spa environment.
22 June 2021
For millions of Americans, losing weight is a top priority in their life but one that is so very difficult to maintain for long periods of time. Many people are good at dieting for a couple of months to a year, but after that, can easily relapse and put all the weight back on in no time flat. It seems almost impossible to have a sustainable, life-long transformation into a healthier body that you feel great in, but that is definitely not true.
17 May 2021
Spinal cord injuries often have severe consequences — the spine is the central route for the nerves that connect your brain to the rest of your body, and any damage to them can cause paralysis. If the spinal nerves are completely severed, the paralysis may be permanent. Severe spinal cord injuries can radically change the way that you live, and they can curtail your independence. After an injury, it's important to receive as much support as you can in order to better adjust to living with an injured spine.
23 April 2021
Varicose veins are not only unsightly, but they can also cause both pain and discomfort. Luckily, there are lots of home and medical remedies you can use to help reduce both the pain of varicose veins and the discomfort associated with them. Way #1: Take Up Exercise Exercising regularly can improve your blood circulation in your legs, which will help reduce the creation of more varicose veins in your legs. With better blood flow and better blood pressure that comes with exercise, you will be reducing factors that typically contribute to varicose veins.
22 March 2021
Being diagnosed with cancer can be nerve-wracking, especially since you may be faced with choosing a new medical team to help you with your needs. However, before you go with whoever your family practitioner recommends, you should consider a cancer care center. Here are some simple reasons to consider a cancer center instead of a more traditional treatment plan. 1. Customized Care Sometimes when you seek routine cancer care, the doctors you work with don't have much experience with your specific variety of cancer.
11 February 2021
Erectile dysfunction is often seen as a complex medical condition and as one that requires prescription medications to manage. Sometimes this is the case. However, for some men, erectile dysfunction is more closely tied to poor lifestyle habits than an actual, serious disease. If you nix these habits, you might just be able to nix erectile dysfunction, too. Eating a lot of high-fat, high-sugar foods. If your diet consists of a lot of high-fat, high-sugar foods, this could be contributing to your ED.
1 December 2020