Opioids are one of the most commonly prescribed medications for severe pain, but these drugs also have some of the highest instances of abuse because they can be so addictive. People who take opioid pain medication for long periods of time often have a hard time stopping taking the medication because their body experiences withdrawal symptoms when they do. Take a look at some of the common symptoms of opioid withdrawal.
19 October 2018
Africa is a huge and incredible continent that has a lot of good going for it. Unfortunately, there are many areas that still need some outside help. If you are going there as a missionary and want to do good for those who have less than you, you must get yourself vaccinated from yellow fever. Failure to do so could cost you your life. Exposure To New Diseases Can Be Troubling
12 September 2018
Endometriosis is a serious condition that many women suffer from without knowing it. Women often go through their lives thinking that their period pain is common and expected, but that can't be farther from the truth. If you're going through these three symptoms, it's a strong sign that you have endometriosis. What's Endometriosis? Endometriosis is essentially uterine tissue that isn't where it belongs. It can form anywhere in the body but typically appears in the abdominal cavity.
20 July 2018
If you are an ultrasound technician who is looking to start your own business, one thing that you might want to consider is offering portable ultrasound services, using devices like those from https://www.keebomed.com/. These are a few reasons why this can be a great business idea for anyone who is certified to take ultrasounds. There Is Less Overhead For one thing, you should think about how much you can save on overhead with a portable ultrasound business.
29 May 2018
More and more people are finding out from family members and friends how physical therapy is solving their compromised physical abilities and loss of movement problems. You have endured chronic pain from muscle injuries or when you are recuperating from soft tissue damages. Back ailments have you spending more time in bed, which is not a good thing. Some patients have other painful conditions and other ailments. You've considered back surgery, but there is no guarantee that you'll be even able to walk again following back surgery.
20 April 2018
If you have arthritis, your doctors may have recommended living a healthier lifestyle as a strategy to minimize the progression of the condition. Although it can sound hopeless if you have significant pain (especially in a weight-bearing joint), there are ways to shed excess pounds and start engaging in physical activity. Start with Your Diet When you need to take excess weight off your joints, it is best to start focusing on your diet.
25 March 2018
The frequency with which you should have your eyes examined will depend on a number of factors. These include: Age Risk factors Whether or not you already wear corrective lenses Frequency of Eye Exams for Children Children who are of school going age need routine eye exams especially if they already wear some form of corrective lenses. Much of the information availed in schools is presented visually. Therefore, proper eye health is important if the child is to learn comfortably.
3 March 2018
While winter weather can be lovely, it's a peak time for the common cold. When people are cooped up indoors, it's easier for recycled air to pass germs from one person to another. It's also easier for the common cold to strike because rhinoviruses thrive in colder conditions. However, if you are starting to get a cold, you need to be careful not to let your treatment methods cause other issues.
18 January 2018
Has your mouth been feeling overly dry lately, no matter how much you drink? Have your eyes also been feeling dry and irritated? There are many possible explanations for these symptoms, but one distinct possibility is that you've developed Sjogren's syndrome, which is an auto-immune disease. Here's a closer look at this condition: What causes Sjogren's syndrome? Auto-immune disorders consist of your body's immune system attacking its own cells in the same way it is meant to attack dangerous bacteria and viruses.
29 November 2017
If you have a breast augmentation surgery scheduled, this can be an exciting plan to get healthy and look your best. While most augmentation surgeries are quick and don't involve too much extensive aftercare, the entire process still needs to be taken seriously by patients. With any surgery, there are risks, and being ready for your big day can help minimize complications, up your comfort level, and foster healing. Here are four things you should do to prepare for an upcoming breast augmentation surgery.
9 November 2017