Characterized by an abnormal curvature of the spine, scoliosis can affect you in a few different ways. While it alters the way you look, the abnormal curve to the spine can also affect your ability to walk, run, sit, stand, and complete other everyday functions. In addition, scoliosis can be painful for some patients. Even though it affects 2 to 3 percent of the population, most people do not really understand scoliosis.
30 September 2019
If you suffer from low testosterone, hormone replacement treatments can help provide relief from symptoms. You can look forward to an improved mood, higher libido, increased muscle strength, and higher energy levels once you begin testosterone therapy. But first, you'll need to decide which type of testosterone replacement therapy is right for you. The patch, pills, and injections are all common options. Here's a look at the pros and cons of each method.
30 September 2019
You may notice minor rectal bleeding coming from your anus. When this occurs, you may see the blood in your stool, on toilet paper or on the toilet lid. If the blood is tarry, black or if you are bleeding a significant amount, you should contact your doctor. However, for smaller amounts of blood are most often caused by hemorrhoids or anal fissures. Anal Fissures Anal fissures are the most simple cause of rectal bleeding.
31 July 2019
Did you go to your family doctor because you have been experiencing severe pain in your derriere? If so, you might have even been a bit shy about telling him or her what was bothering you. Then, when you described your pain, it was no big deal to your doctor, was it? After all, doctors see all kinds of cases during their workday, right? Hopefully, the doctor was still appropriately concerned.
26 June 2019
If you have an anxiety disorder, then your physician may prescribe medication for you. And, while this is true, you may also want to seek out assistance from a psychotherapist. There are a variety of ways that more traditional therapy can help you, so keep reading to learn how. Thought Exploration People who have anxiety have an overreaction to certain types of stimulus. In other words, the body and the mind perceive danger and fear in a variety of situations that are not harmful or scary.
21 May 2019
Maybe you've tried different weight loss programs in the past without much success. Weight loss is difficult and far more complicated than diet gurus would have you think. If you've tried diet and exercise to no avail, you don't have to just accept your fate and go on living life as an overweight person. The gastric balloon procedure can help you lose weight and live a healthier life. Here are a few benefits to this procedure.
23 April 2019
Aging is inevitable and surgical procedures to reduce wrinkles or other age-related skin concerns may leave you with artificial-looking results. Several techniques can prevent exacerbation of the aging process or improve any current skin issues. Start With Skin Care Ideally, you should start a good skin care routine early, well before you start noticing wrinkles or other aging-related concerns. Wash your face with a gentle cleanser once or twice per day.
4 March 2019
As we age, our diets start catching up with us and can start threatening our health. For example, people with diets high in fat and cholesterol may be at a higher risk of suffering from a stroke. Thankfully, air ambulances can minimize your danger of severe symptoms if this disease strikes you. High Cholesterol Increases Your Stroke Risk Cholesterol in blood veins can build up over years and year and start blocking veins and arteries.
26 October 2018
While the weather may be starting to cool down, fall sports are starting to pick up, meaning that injuries may occur. There are a number of sports that take place during the fall season like cross country, tennis, football, volleyball, soccer, golf, and more. This helps keep children active and socialable, but it definitely opens up the opportunity for them to get injuries. There are three types of injuries that are more common than others in fall sports.
26 October 2018
From birth control pills and prophylactics to surgical sterilization, there are many options available if you are hoping to prevent pregnancy. Unfortunately, not all birth control options are right for everyone. An intrauterine device, or IUD, is becoming more and more popular due to its effective nature and ease of use. However, most people are not entirely familiar with this method of birth control and if it is right for them. With this guide and your gynecologist's help, you will learn the signs that an IUD is the right option for you.
25 September 2018