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Fillers Or Facelift: Quiz Yourself To Decide On The Perfect Cosmetic Treatment For You

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These days, there are more options than ever before for treating wrinkles, fine lines, and sagging skin. There are wrinkle creams, filler injections to add volume to skin, and facelift procedures — which are safer and less risky than ever before. So which treatment is right for you? Wrinkle creams only address minor wrinkles and fine lines, so if you're dealing with more moderate or severe sagging or wrinkling, you will need to choose between fillers and a facelift.

8 May 2019

Gastric Sleeve? What To Know When Considering Weight Loss Surgery

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Obesity has traditionally been defined as weighing at least twenty percent more than the accepted ideal weight, based on actual height. The rate at which Americans are becoming obese has been steadily increasing over the past several years. According to recent statistics published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fully 39.8 percent of adults are now considered to be obese. Since people who are obese are more apt to experience many types of serious health problems, including diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease, doctors recommend that patients take steps to bring their weight back within a healthier range.

16 March 2019

Tips For Meeting Your Weight Management Goals

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Weight management can be an important aspect of your health that you may struggle to meet. Unfortunately, individuals that struggle with their weight may find that they suffer from both health issues as well as self-esteem problems. Avoid Starving Yourself When individuals are wanting to lose weight, they may make the mistake of overly limiting what they eat. This can be extremely counterproductive. When you overly limit your food intake, your body can respond by attempting to conserve calories as much as possible, which can severely limit the effectiveness of your diet.

8 February 2019

3 Things To Know About Stem Cell Injection Therapy

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Over the years, you might have heard about stem cell research and steam cell injection therapy. Now that you might be dealing with a certain health issue, you might have found out that stem cell injection therapy is a potential option for dealing with your health concerns. You might have a lot of questions about stem cell injection therapy, but knowing these three things can help you get started with getting comfortable with the idea of this treatment option.

1 January 2019

Unusual Symptoms Of Allergies

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If you have allergies, then you have probably experienced a runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing. While these are some of the most common symptoms of an allergic reaction, there are other, less common symptoms. Here are some unusual symptoms of allergies and what you can do about them: Back Pain Back pain is often caused by injuries, arthritic conditions, disc problems, sciatica, and strains. Back pain can also be caused by allergies, however, this is not common.

28 November 2018

Eczema Care: 5 Tips

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Your eczema may leave you feeling itchy or even self-conscious about your skin. Eczema can affect children as young as infants, and can stay with them into adulthood. If you think you or your child may have eczema, be sure to visit your dermatologist for a diagnosis. Read on for tips to help you care for your eczema. 1. Don't Scratch It Scratching your eczema is only going to make it red and irritated, which will also make it more noticeable.

9 October 2018

3 Items That Can Make Your Life Easier After Back Surgery

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If you are getting to have surgery on your back, you may worry about getting around and performing normally easy tasks. If so, consider using the following three items that can make your life easier and more comfortable after back surgery. 1.  Keep Trash Bags Next to Your Bed Keeping trash bags next to your bed may seem like a no-brainer, as having them means you do not have to get up to throw something away.

15 September 2018

What You Should Know About CBG Oil Before You Try

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With the rise in legally available medical marijuana options, interest in products based on CBG oil has grown significantly in recent years. Not surprisingly, there's a lot of questionable information surrounding what you should try. By learning a little about CBG oil, you can make more informed choices about what you'll be putting into your body. Know These Letters There are three acronyms you need to know before you dive into the market.

30 June 2018

Understanding Recurring Strep & How to Treat It

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If you have a recurring strep throat condition, then you may be incredibly frustrated with the constant sore throats and antibiotic use. Unfortunately, the condition may continue over time and there are a few situations where this is likely. Keep reading to learn about a few of these situations and what your ear nose and throat doctor may suggest to treat them. Antibiotic Resistant Strep There are many different strains of strep that can infiltrate the tonsils.

24 May 2018

Diagnosed With Thyroid Disease? Tips For Weight Loss

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If you've been struggling with your weight for a long time and recently discovered that you have hypothyroidism, you may be wondering if there's anything you can do to drop the weight that your thyroid disorder has packed on. The good news is that you will lose some of that weight once your thyroid medication balances out your hormones, but that doesn't mean it will all come off. Here are some things to consider to help you drop the rest of that excess weight.

25 April 2018