So often when someone gets older, they wait to get sick and then seek care when they do become ill. There is nothing wrong with this approach, but it is incomplete. As you get older, it is also important to focus on disease prevention. In other words, you should take steps to better care for yourself and to help prevent health problems down the road. Here are a few types of therapies to consider for enhanced, longer-lasting senior wellness.
24 April 2023
Phimosis is a common condition for many boys. Here, the foreskin can't be pulled back; it sticks to the head of the penis. This often happens from birth. While any medical problem is a worry for parents, you shouldn't be too concerned at this stage. While you should talk to your physician about your son's problems, learning more about phimosis and its cures first will put your mind at rest. What do you need to know?
23 March 2023
When you learn you have cancer, you know you need to start treatments. Your level of treatment will depend on the type of cancer you have. You may have been advised that you need chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, or some other type of treatment. One thing all cancer patients can do is take some steps to improve their health. Doing some intuitive care for yourself will not only help you feel better but may also make your treatment easier.
6 February 2023
If you've been having chest pain on exertion or at rest, your doctor might suggest a stress test. If the stress test shows signs of an abnormality, the next step could be to do a stress test with an echocardiogram before and after. This gives your cardiologist more detailed information about the health of your heart. Here's how this type of echocardiography is done. The First Step Is Taking An Echocardiogram
10 January 2023
Mental health transitional living housing is for people moving out of a facility or residential treatment program and back to their normal lives. It entails people struggling with mental health disorders and sharing the same treatment goal, living together, and receiving the comprehensive care they cannot receive at home. Its residents often follow a schedule formulated by their treatment program. Such schedules often entail therapy sessions, group activities, support group meetings, and receiving assistance with personal duties and responsibilities outside this living arrangement.
5 December 2022
Do you have an issue with your feet that requires the use of a custom orthotic? If so, you likely have some questions about this special insert for your shoe that you are about to have made. How Is A Custom Orthotic Shaped To Your Unique Foot? The process of making a custom orthotic involves making a mold of your foot, and it can be done in a couple of ways.
24 October 2022
A tummy tuck is not always a cosmetic procedure. It can also be life-changing for those who have trauma to the area, lost a large amount of weight, or otherwise have loose skin that is inhibiting their lifestyle. No matter the reason, a tummy tuck requires a lot of recovery time. The following are some things you can expect as you recover from a tummy tuck: What Can You Expect within the First Few Days After Your Tummy Tuck?
22 September 2022
The body's lymphatic system plays an important role in keeping people healthy. Your lymph nodes help to filter toxins out of the body by circulating lymph fluid, which carries dead bacteria and other waste products away from your tissues and into organs where it can be filtered. However, sometimes infections, illnesses, and even medical treatments can cause lymph fluid to become trapped in the body. This can lead to pain and swelling called lymphedema.
22 August 2022
If your doctor told you that you have a high-risk pregnancy, it's normal that you have concerns. Even if you suspect that might have a high-risk pregnancy, you need to pay close attention to your OB's instructions. Are you unsure what this means? Here's what may happen if your OB tells you that your pregnancy is considered high-risk. First, You Need to Know the Health Risks High-risk pregnancies are defined as those with conditions that could put the mother or baby at risk.
19 July 2022
Anxiety is a normal emotion that everyone experiences at some point in their lives. However, when anxiety becomes overwhelming and starts to interfere with your daily life, it may be time to seek treatment. Here are three common anxiety treatments that can help you feel better and regain control of your life. Medication Many people experience occasional anxiety, but for some, it is a chronic condition that can interfere with their daily lives.
15 June 2022